The major party candidates for President of the United States of America are stumping and stomping around the state of Ohio again. I believe the Romney Campaign is currently somewhere in the southern part of the state, and I know … Continue reading
Category Archives: Video
You don’t have to understand Dutch to appreciate the beauty of the above film clip. It’s simply a collage of people counting from 1 to 100 by speaking the single word that represents their age. I found it strangely moving.
Elliot played an epic soccer game this evening on a freshly-waterlogged field in Kent’s Al Lease Park (the pictures above don’t fully do it justice, but it’s our attempt at something of a “Before” and “After”). It was … Continue reading
I really enjoyed the Amsterdam50 worship gathering today. We started off with a report about a ministry to street children in Bolivia, including the above video clip. On its artistic merit alone, the video is stunningly beautiful (I especially appreciated … Continue reading
Yesterday I posted my Top Ten Amsterdam songs of all time. Based on some feedback from other Amsterdammers, I’ve adjusted my list slightly and added YouTube clips of the songs wherever possible. These are my new and improved suggestions for … Continue reading
So we’re at the Keizersrace, watching heat after heat of head-to-head speed-skating on natural ice in the heart of Old Amsterdam. The temperatures are well below freezing, but we’re in high spirits together with 10,000 other Amsterdammers. It’s a massive … Continue reading
I’ve learned a lot about conflict through the years: through personal relationships, through raising children, and through church leadership situations. But this lesson in conflict, brought to you by Sesame Street (featuring Robin Williams and the Two-Headed Monster), is one … Continue reading