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That Flag Isn’t the Issue

Some hope the removal of this flag will fix racism. But I don’t believe it will work. The Confederate flag is not an agent of change. We want change, right? We want peace, yes? No more killing. No more blood in the streets. No more violent rioting and looting...

A Mother and Her Child

A mom watches her child suffer—impending death lurks around the corner. Her child struggles to breathe. A friend stands nearby, giving support.  Memories blast through her mind—birth, first tooth, first step. Dreams of seeing her child succeed in life are broken against the stone of this moment. And it...

Tumors Shrunk! Most Are Gone! (And Other Cool Stuff)

So many amazing things have happened in the last few months! I’d like to share a few with you… GUESS WHAT?!                 Many of you who know have been praying for our daughter, Kristina, who is battling a rare cancer (diagnosed 3...

Operation Cover Peru a Success!

Imagine living at 14,000 feet elevation with little to keep you warm at night during the blisteringly cold winters. Oh, and you’re 4-years-old. Or, 74-years-old. And you haven’t heard about the saving grace of Jesus Christ. This is reality in the much of the Andes Mountains of Peru, South...

Join My Live Online Event & Help More Kids in Houston Hear the Gospel!

I want to hang out with you online! But let me tell you something first… If you were to ask Matt Cline what his dominant spiritual gift is, he would be quick to tell you… Evangelism is first. Teaching second. So why am I starting this post off this...

Elbert Wood: The Center of a City

“Don’t fire until our tanks fire first!” The year was 1944, and Elbert Wood was a fighting Marine in a massive standoff with the Japanese army at Bougainville Canal. The Marine soldiers were out of food and were battling on empty stomachs–not for the faint of heart! Wood and...

The Biggest Loser Who Gained the Most

Season 13 of The Biggest Loser included two guys I know: Mark and Chism Cornelison. Mark and his family recently shared with me the most incredible, behind-the-scenes story of what happened off the set of this famed reality tv show. Here to inspire you is Mark’s story. ______________________ Perhaps...

27 Years Ago Today, 7 People Lost Their Lives in Mission

UPCOMING INSPIRING STORY: NBC’s The Biggest Loser contestant shares his incredible story of God’s love expressed to other contestants and crew! IE will bring you this heart-warming story later this week! You won’t get this in the media. ________________________________________________________ 27 Years Ago Today, 7 People Lost Their Lives in...

What is the Cost of Evangelism? (Throwback Week!)

This week, I’m reposting from a year ago. So for those of you who are new (which are many of you), you can catch glimpse of previous posts. Go check them out! January 25, 2012 What would you go through to see that one person could trust Jesus as...

The Incarnation: A Short Story about the Creator becoming the Creation from an Angel’s Point-of-view

The Incarnation: A Short Story about the Creator becoming the Creation from an Angel’s Point-of-view by J. Chad Barrett — © J. Chad Barrett 2012 Cosmic rays from swirling suns light up the colorful gases which blasts out of exploding nebulae. Reds, blues, and greens dance in sequence to...