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Because You Are Young: In Your Plans

Because You Are Young: In Your Plans

This past Sunday I joined a local choir and we’ve begun preparing to perform Handel’s Messiah (it’s the one with the Hallelujah Chorus). One of the songs, All We Like Sheep, has lyrics based on Isaiah 53:6 All we like sheep…

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Because You Are Young: In Your Focus…

Because You Are Young: In Your Focus…

Last week I converted to the world of smart phones. Our new employer has given them to us to use while we are working here in Seoul. He handed me this amazing machine and then attempted, for the next 5…

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Because You Are Young: In Your Purchases…

Because You Are Young: In Your Purchases…

If you met me for more than 10 minutes you would probably discover that I am an avid Pinterester. Is there another verb to describe that? I love going on Pinterest and finding new ideas, new DIY projects (which I…

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Because You are Young: In My Attitude

Because You are Young: In My Attitude

Talking about our problems is our greatest addiction. Break the Habit. Talk about your Joys. Rita Schiano Let’s face it; sometimes life isn’t what we thought it was going to be. Our high school years were spent looking forward to…

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Because You are Young: In Purity…

Because You are Young: In Purity…

(Pictured – A man burning incense and bowing before an idol at the Kun Iam Tong Temple in Macau, China.) When you ate dinner last night what where you thinking about? Maybe some things like…Does the food taste good? How…

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Because You Are Young: In Faith…

Because You Are Young: In Faith…

He said, “Come.” So Peter got out of the boat and walked on the water and came to Jesus. But when he saw the wind, he was afraid, and beginning to sink he cried out, “Lord, save me.” Jesus immediately…

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Because You are Young: In Life

Because You are Young: In Life

To write about life I turned to my trusted friend, Wikepedia, for an exquisite definition. “Life is a characteristic that distinguishes objects that have signaling and self-sustaining processes(i.e., living organisms) from those that do not, either because such functions have ceased…

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Because You are Young: In Speech

Because You are Young: In Speech

Living in a country where you don’t speak the language makes you think a lot about your speech. The other week I was attempting to tell someone how long I had lived here in Macau, China. I thought I said,…

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Because You Are Young

Because You Are Young

As a young adult in the mission field, many days I feel more ‘young’ and less ‘adult’. I think this is true for many people—not just me. Sometimes I just feel way over my head. I joke to my friends…

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