Divine lure

February 24, 2017 (Nairobi, Kenya): I am the accursed one. Yesterday I wondered why I lost faith in the Bible while [a Wycliffe colleague of ours] did not. Perhaps it was because he remained embedded in a loving Christian community, while I did not. The spirit of love - syntropy - has the power to …

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Temptation

July 16, 2011: After lunch I went to a cafe to do some planning for work. After a while, an attractive girl about my age came and sat close by. She had tight pants on and a low-cut blouse and she talked with a sexy European accent. Her presence really threw me into turmoil. I …

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Forbidden fruit

November 22, 2010: In the theater [in Kampala during one of our breaks] I was sitting next to several very beautiful Ugandan women and was reminded how quickly a man could be led astray. Occasionally the woman beside me would brush my arm or leg, and her touch was electrifying. The sweetness of forbidden fruit …

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