Living the Adventure
Book Review

Book Review

The famous hymn proclaims, “I surrender all. All to Jesus, I surrender.”
I love this song as a testimony to Jesus’ invitation for us to “deny ourselves, take up our cross and follow him.” The role of surrender has been misunderstood throughout the history of the Church creating views of

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3 Words–Fitness

3 Words–Fitness

In the last issue of the Adventure Journal, I mentioned my Three Words for 2021: Fitness, Innovate, and Story. In my explanation of Fitness, I mentioned a vision of fitness going beyond physical fitness alone to all areas of life: spiritual, physical, relational, mental, financial, and emotional fitness. I have

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You Are Amazing! Thank You!

You Are Amazing! Thank You!

We were blessed with each person who made a financial contribution to Living the Adventure Ministries in 2020. Our honorarium income from my traveling to lead events was significantly less. Your generosity provided the financial resources Living the Adventure Ministries needed to continue our work, though most of our events

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Haiti Trip Update

Haiti Trip Update

“Where there is no guidance, a nation falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety” (Proverbs 11:14)
After consultation with the Living the Adventure Ministries Board of Directors and much prayer, we decided to postpone the Haiti Trip till March 15-23, 2021. The CDCs new rules concerning travel

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Ten Brave Christians

Ten Brave Christians

When I was in grade school, I remember my dad inviting members of our local church to participate in an experiment originally called The John Wesley Great Experiment. I read the original book several years ago and considered inviting a group of people to join me, but never got it

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Haiti Trip

Haiti Trip

My heart continues to be drawn to my brothers and sisters in Haiti. It has been nearly a year since I was able to be with them. When I was last there, I was introduced to a new community, Laclotte, and was able to see a sewing vocational center being

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Enough or Excel?

Enough or Excel?

I have a stack of magazines and books featuring paths and plans to better health. These books and magazines discuss ways to become stronger, build running endurance, and flatten your stomach. I recently purchased a weight bench and some weights at an auction to add to my fitness bands, ankle

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Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile

As you prepare to do more shopping during the holiday season, consider using Amazon Smile for any purchases you make on Amazon.  Living the Adventure Ministries is registered with Amazon Smile as an organization you can support through Amazon Smile. Go to smile.amazon.com and select Living the Adventure Ministries as

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Seeing More Clearly

Seeing More Clearly

Nancy and I have passed poor eyesight to most of our children. Between astigmatisms and myopia, three of our boys have glasses/contacts and the optometrist is already noticing issues with Sarafina’s eyesight that makes it seem quite possible that she will need corrective lenses in the future. Though our eyesight

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Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

For 13-years, Living the Adventure Ministries has been inviting people on the greatest adventure: a dynamic relationship with Jesus Christ. We have witnessed people’s lives forever changed as they experience the life-transforming power of the Holy Spirit. We have witnessed communities transformed through our work in Haiti, as we have

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