Archive for April, 2006

I took my final exam for CS 1604 – Introduction to the Internet today.  I got an A, and I’m now done with the class.  Wednesday, I have my Statistics for Electrical Engineers final, and then I have my last two finals (Microprocessor System Design and Numerical Methods) on Friday.  One more week, baby! I […]

By Chris, 29. April 2006, 01:21 o'clock

So Samuel said: “Has the Lord as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the Lord? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to heed than the fat of rams.” (1 Samuel 15:22) Have you noticed how much praying for revival has been going on of late-and how […]

By Chris, 26. April 2006, 16:35 o'clock

Good quote from Todd Philips, teaching about Joshua.

By Chris, 24. April 2006, 09:28 o'clock

Thanks to all of you who came out and prayed during the vtONE 24 hour prayer event. I’ll probably post more about it over the next few days. Here’s a link to the official vtONE post about the prayer event, including the text of the prayer stations we used.

By Chris, 22. April 2006, 17:19 o'clock

“God wants us to be holy, we only want to be happy.” – Francis Chan Amazing quote from the sectional on suffering (I almost wrote the suffering on sectional–ha!) from Passion 06.  Think about that today.

By Chris, 19. April 2006, 22:40 o'clock

When the disciples saw it, they marveled, saying, “How did the fig tree wither at once?” And Jesus answered them, “Truly, I say to you, if you have faith and do not doubt, you will not only do what has been done to the fig tree, but even if you say to this mountain, ‘Be […]

By Chris, 18. April 2006, 21:23 o'clock

On Sunday, nlcf joined with Campus Crusade, Athletes in Action, Cornerstone, and Blacksburg United Methodist Church (think Wesley Foundation) for a combined Easter service in Burruss Auditorium. Some of the featured speakers included student athletes and coaches, including football’s head coach Frank Beamer. The Collegiate Times wrote an article about Beamer’s participation in the service, […]

By Chris, 18. April 2006, 09:45 o'clock

This week, I finished reading The Organic Church, a book about church planting. Neil Cole writes about “growing faith where life happens.” I think that’s one of the problems the American church is facing today. For so many people, what they experience on Sunday has nothing to do with what they live on Monday. Even […]

By Chris, 17. April 2006, 12:50 o'clock

Don’t you feel like the important stuff is glossed over at the expense of the fluff some days?

By Chris, 17. April 2006, 11:06 o'clock

But the angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified. He is not here, for he has risen, as he said. Come, see the place where he lay. (Matthew 28:5-6 ESV) The empty tomb is one of the easily forgotten parts of scripture. But […]

By Chris, 16. April 2006, 01:18 o'clock