Inspirations #1

I was reading Matt Chandler’s blog entitled Inspirations, in which he was writing about what stirs his affections for Christ, and what robbed him of affection for Christ. And ends with the question what stirs your affections for Christ, truth and holiness? I think this is an excellent way to see where you are at, […]

Rated PG

Last Thursday I went to see Paul Gilbert in the P60 in Amstelveen together with two friends. We got what we paid for. And I mean this in a good way. Here is a guitar virtuoso extraordinaire who toured the world with the band Mr. Big (yes, from the major hit “Just to Be With […]

The Reason for God

I have mixed feelings about apologetics. On one hand I feel it is important to be able to engage in meaningful discussion with non-believers about Christianity. On the other hand I don’t feel compelled to try to convince non-believers that the God of the Bible is real, because ultimately it requires God’s saving grace. Now […]

9/11 + 7

I just realized that it was seven years ago today that the U.S.A. witnessed its blackest day. I can still remember where I was when I heard it. I can still remember switching on the television and just being nailed to the floor watching the scenes. I can still remember the face of Osama Bin-Laden […]

Prayer, The Great Adventure #1

With our home group we started a book study on prayer. The book is called “Prayer, the Great Adventure” by David Jeremiah. We all read the first two chapters of the book in the last week, and yesterday was our first evening discussing what we read. I realize that blogging my thoughts on the book […]


I was tagged by my friend Marco. The rules are as follows: 1. Post the rules on your blog 2. Write 6 random things about yourself 3. Tag 6 people at the end of your post 4. If you’re tagged, DO IT and pass on the tag So, here are the six random things about […]