Archive for October, 2008

London Journal – Wednesday, October 22, 2008
October 22, 2008

There are many ways to do team-building, not just through work and spiritual conversation. More about that later.

True or false? A cockroach can live for a week with its head cut off. More about that later, too.

The winters here must be mild enough to allow the survival of plants that would not make it in PA.
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London Journal – Tuesday, October 21, 2008
October 22, 2008

You have already read my comments about the impact of seeing Stonehenge firsthand.
Here is another view of it.

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London Journal – Monday, October 20, 2008
October 21, 2008

Again, I spent the first part of the day in office work.

Then, an appointment with one of our team members for spiritual direction and prayer. Coming home we got soaked with rain, unwisely having left our umbrellas in our hotel room.

In the evening we went to a Friendship Centre for a Chat Room (a real live gathering of people, not an electronic chat room), a meeting for better understanding between Christians and Muslims. Dessert and drinks were available. Thirteen people from many different nations were present.

Mr. R led a discussion about lying. What is it? How is it regarded by different cultures and religions? What does the Bible say? What particular challenges do you personally face as you seek to practice truthfulness?

The Friendship Centre is operated by a Christian ministry.

London Journal – Sunday, October 19, 2008
October 21, 2008

Today we set out for East London to attend the service of the Forest Gate Church, where Elias Moyo is the pastor.
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London Journal – Saturday, October 18, 2008
October 20, 2008

Today was a day off, so we took a bus tour to Stonehenge and Bath.
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London Journal – Friday, October 17, 2008
October 20, 2008

The capacity of human beings to resist God is astounding.
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London Journal – Thursday, October 16, 2008
October 20, 2008

People have different abilities, interests and passions, and all these things equip each person for the unique role that individual can fill in society and, for believers, in the kingdom of God.
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London Journal – London Office
October 19, 2008

On previous blogs I have mentioned doing office work in our hotel room. Perhaps you would like to see my set-up.
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London Journal – Wednesday, October 15, 2008
October 19, 2008

Today we met with the London Team for devotions; discussion of steps to take to strengthen teambuilding; business; and lunch. We met at VS’s flat, and she prepared a more than adequate hot lunch.
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London Journal – Tuesday, October 14, 2008
October 17, 2008

This world that we see with our eyes is not the sum total of reality.

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