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It’s About Pursuit…Potential…Passion… July 16, 2015

  Do you ever wrestle with circumstances or people who do not make sense or align with your theological foundation, moral values, or codes of conduct?  What is interesting is that over the years, life has pushed me deeper into those wrestling matches.  “How am I gonna fit THAT into my paradigms?” And, “how is that working for me?” Apparently as a younger man of faith, I felt as though my newfound clarity and wisdom about life and God somehow…

HQ Annual Meeting Director 2014 Report February 11, 2015

Dear Samaritans, Our little ministry was founded upon a Kingdom call to help people develop based on Kingdom truth. We have been teaching that truth through stories, scripture, classes, and our actions for nearly four decades. Many of you have impacted others in ways that reflect a Samaritan life of living and loving. A Samaritan lives a life poured out with compassion; compassion that burns hot enough to ask the hard questions, bold enough to correct untruth, loving enough to…

God’s kingdom‽ August 26, 2014

While teaching during Summer Intensive Week for Samaritans and counselor about the call of this ministry to “TEACH THE KINGDOM OF GOD,” a common message kept resonating.  God’s Kingdom, His story, and what Jesus did are simultaneously AWE inspiring, SHOCKING and filled with wonder.  There are so many mysteries involved with the upside down messages and parables that Jesus taught about God’s Kingdom.  Even his disciples were regularly perplexed, confused, or worse, disgusted to the point of “this guy is…

Do You See As The Samaritan Saw… The Man On The Road? November 5, 2013

Stressed-out families, angry marriage partners, people experiencing deep loneliness, desperation, extreme grief, trauma, life- threatening depression, and/or personal anxiety come through the doors of the our Beaverton headquarters office of Good Samaritan Ministries every day.  We hear and see the needs.  A survey response from our summer newsletter came in with a brief comment on the bottom.  “I could not survive without GSM.” Yet, a large majority of those in need are unable to provide sustaining donations.  In 2013, donation…

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