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COVID Honduras and Beyond: A Vital and Sensible Public Stance Emerges

Since the curtain opened on Act I: Scene I of the Hand’s Down Winner of this year’s Most Dystopian Play Award: “Covid-19 meets the world of 2020”, we here at Loma de Luz mission hospital in Honduras have tried to stay:  1.) well-informed  2.) proactive  3.) balanced in our preparations and response.  Now, looking back over the […]


May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us— yes, establish the work of our hands.  Psalm 90:17   They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters; These see the works of the Lord, and His wonders in […]

Showing God’s Grace in Darkened Days

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…..but our sufficiency is from God, who has made us competent to be ministers of a new covenant, not of the letter but of the Spirit. For the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life. II Corinthians 3: 5,6 And you show that you are a letter from Christ delivered by us, written not with […]

THE END IS ALWAYS NEAR: Taking Calculated Risks in a Risky World

This is Mauricio. Mauricio is 8 years old. Mauricio is taking his first Final Exam at Escuela Bilingue El Camino. And, this is Isaacc. Isaacc is nine. And no, that is not a double typo. The story goes that when Isaacc’s Mom went to the Municipio to get his birth certificate done, the Registry Clerk misspelled […]

Black Swans, Buses, Broken Bones & Bad Ideas

          “rara avis in terris nigroque simillima cygno “ (a rare bird in the lands, and very like a black swan“)                                                             […]

“Everything is Politics”

My people are destroyed for lack of discernment*.                                                                Hosea 4:6 I make it an intentional rule to avoid discussing the politics of men on […]

The Strangest of Times….

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“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of light, it was the season of darkness, it was the spring of hope, it […]