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What You Say REALLY Matters!

“See to it, brothers and sisters, that none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today,” so that none of you may be hardened by sinʼs deceitfulness. We have come to share in Christ, if indeed we … Continue reading

Who Made YOU God?

It’s exciting to hear about people getting their relationships cleaned up after me sharing about Jesus’ teaching on a life of forgiveness (if you didn’t hear it, I recommend you listen to it! Here’s the link). To have our heart right with others is to have our heart in the right place with God! 🙂 … Continue reading

Tell me, Who wrote the Book of Love?

“God is Love. Whoever lives in love, lives in God.” (I John 4:16) This is such a powerful reality. So RICH, so True. And you and me, we were made for this LOVE.  So, it’s essential that we understand it, and receive it — and learn to give it. Unfortunately, there are a LOT of … Continue reading

Furnace Ministry Update- February 2011

Jessie Still– Campus Missionary to Michigan State University. Update- February 2011 Fueling a campus awakening through prayer. For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. [Ephesians 2:10] I LOVE MY LIFE!!  I am having SO MUCH FUN walking with Jesus in … Continue reading

Update, July 2010

Still Family Update  July 2010 Greetings, friends and family!  About a month ago, we sent a little update letter your way, and said we’d send more news soon – well, here it is!  The Doctor is IN!  After a much-needed and well-deserved vacation, Erica has begun her residency!  She joins a very diverse and international … Continue reading

Update, June 2010

 Still Family Update May-June, 2010 Many things are changing these days with the Still family, we wanted good to share with with you all the latest news and our excitement about all that that is happening! Many of you have heard parts, or perhaps all of this, but just to make sure nothing/no one is … Continue reading

Merry Christmas!

Hmmm.   It’s been a while since I’ve posted!  I was enjoying posting regularly (and having a regular readership  . . anyone left out there??).  Doing lots of “Mr. Mom” time along with work/ministry and life has kept me busy, and I guess blogging wasn’t high enough on the priority list.  Anyhow, time to refresh the … Continue reading

update on life…

Do I have any readers left out there in blog-world??  Hope so!!!  Life has been crazy for us.  Many parents tell me that it will kind of always be like that now that we have baby… but, i have to believe it won’t always be like THIS (I’ll explain more in a minute).  But, first, … Continue reading


I’m on a role with three-letter acronym titles (FYI, VOM, now IJM). 🙂  I feel kinda bad about this…. my last post was all about persecution and human rights violations, plus I’ve got another page totally dedicated to the nations, yet, in all of this, I haven’t mentioned the International Justice Mission (IJM) once.  This … Continue reading

Unity- Part 4

Really, I hoped to not be so “serious” and “spiritual” all the time on this blog . . . I’m just taken with this topic right now… someday soon (hopefully) I’ll have a “just for fun” blog… Part 4:  We go farther together.  This is one of the biggest hurdles for us in the Western … Continue reading