From The Journal

ramblings on random stuff

February 2018 – Month of Fearlessness

“The Lord is my Revelation Light to guide me along the way; He’s the Source of my salvation to defend me everyday. I fear no one! I’ll never turn back and run from You, Lord, surround and protect me.” -Psalm 27:1 Dear Passion Translation Family, As many of you know, Brian’s mother passed into glory last month. It was hard watching her suffer those last few weeks on earth. We were so sad to let her go, but happy that she’s no longer suffering and in glory with other family members that have gone on before. And the Father always…

January 2018 – A Year of Endless Opportunity

"You empower me for victory with your wrap-around presence”   -Psalm 18 Happy New Year! We’re so excited as we begin this new year! With the launch of the Passion Translation New Testament and eventually the whole Bible, we know that we have endless opportunities coming to us in 2018 and beyond! And, we hear the Lord saying that as He blessed Father Abraham, so it will be with those we choose to bless. So we declare over you for 2018 a year of endless blessing and opportunity!   A Year of Endless Opportunity Behind you is infinite power, before you is…

Christmas is a time of miracles! – December 2017 Newsletter

“Not one promise from God is empty of power, for nothing is impossible with God!”  -Luke 1:37 Dear Passion family, Hope you all enjoyed a wonderful time with family and friends as you celebrated Thanksgiving last month! We celebrated with our whole family in Florida. It was wonderful! One of our little grandchildren said it was like heaven and one of the older ones said it was like paradise. It doesn’t get much better than that! Now we’ve fully embraced the Christmas season and I’ve been meditating on the miracles of Christmas. We’ve all read the Christmas story so much that…

November Newsletter – Redemption & Restoration

"By the mouth of two or three witnesses a matter shall be established." -2nd Corinthians 13:1 Dear Passion family, I’m in Israel as I write and being blessed beyond measure! This is our second tour, and if you’ve been following us, you know how amazing the trip has been--the land, the team, the teaching, the encounters and the food. Everything is wow! You must come with us next year please. As I finally sat down to write, I kept hearing the Lord say over and over for me to reread, review and repost the word that I put out in January…