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build this church

By | 2018-02-06T08:54:41-04:00 February 24th, 2017|big vision, Blog, places|

Just like in the movies, for those in distress, for those on the sidewalks, those watching for snow, wondering where to sleep. For those without a home. And, for those who want to pray. There is so much prayer, but there is no quiet. Architect Andy Osterlund talks about our modern need for places to pray.

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Hidden Treasure

By | 2018-02-06T09:10:46-04:00 February 10th, 2017|Blog, museums, places, time capsules|

Recently, I have been fascinated by “The Curse of Oak Island” series on the History Channel. Who would go to the extent to hide treasure with cryptic clues and booby traps, considering the engineering involved? Structural Engineer, Ted Bartelt talks about the mystery of stone and treasures, both earthly and from the Lord.

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We Needed That

By | 2018-02-06T09:12:35-04:00 January 30th, 2017|big vision, Blog, places, sacred places, Travel Stories|

When we entered the cavern, we felt the psalmist's, "great peace that never makes them stumble." We were looking for a break from the tiring climb and found it in the calmness of the small, dark room. The monks used the cave for nearly 200 years and now today's weary travelers find respite. Retired teacher and veteran hiker, Dian Leeper shares thoughts on a quiet spot in Switzerland where she rested in prayer and peace.

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