Month: April 2016

Love Well. Love Food. Part 1: Give Thanks

Talking about how we buy our food is often a sensitive matter, but it is also one of the most important mundane actions we take, especially in the United States of America.  I want to encourage readers how to love themselves, their community, and love God with the things we all buy and eat. Loving God and loving people is the essence of right living.  If you believe in God or follow the teachings of Jesus, you may remember he summed all the law and the prophets to these two commands.  He even described what this love should resemble...

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I’ve Come to Buy Gold Refined…

Ruminations and Prayers of Identity, Salvation, Inheritance Text in quotes are sung choruses in the prayer room at Hope City. Trying to experience the jealous love of God. To find the solitude. “Come burn in me, I trust Your jealousy Make straight every crooked way in me” Lord, every channel and avenue that are open to darkness, close. “I want to hate wickedness and love righteousness.” I can’t do this. You can.  You do this work. You complete it in me Lord. Help me, rescue me in my solitary struggle to be nothing but close to You. Is my society,...

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Beegs Abroad

For those of you who have followed Allie and I or supported us through prayer and finances, we wanted to update you on what’s been going on since we had initially announced our departure to Phuket, Thailand.  2016 brings new challenges/opportunities to trust God and final preparations to successfully launch and transition overseas.  I want to announce that we couldn’t be more excited to buy our plane tickets today!  Thank you for reading our web posts and we can’t wait to keep you updated with our trip from overseas! Here’s what has been happening: One of the ways we are going to...

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Baby Crazy

You know when you put on a Jacket for the first time in a long time and you reach into the pocket and you find five dollars? That’s a pretty good feeling right? You want to know why it is a good feeling? Because it’s unexpected! This is the feeling I get when my yet to be born son teaches me something new, it is totally unexpected, but it is completely good! So far, I have been a father for the past 7 months, well… technically negative 2 months, and I have only really known that I was going...

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