Category Archives: k.o.g. lifestyle

Spiritual things

Only in the past 5-10 years have I come to an awareness of the gnostic dualism that permeated all of the different stripes of evangelicalism that I grow up in –  from the revivalist Beachy-Amish strain to the contemporary, liberalized Mennonite … Continue reading

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Aaron Zook – At Rest in God’s Country

More than a week ago my uncle Aaron, the oldest in his family, went home to heaven May 31, 2013, after an extended illness. His family and friends gathered in Ohio June 3 to remember him and to lay his … Continue reading

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Precious Time

Hello. I’m a guest writer for the Persistent K.o.G. but I may start to write from time to time as I’m inspired. You will probably see that my posts will be on quite different topics than Andrew’s. But hey, variety … Continue reading

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At the gates of the Kingdom of God.

If the Kingdom of God existed as a physical place with borders on this planet or somewhere else in the universe, and you were standing at its gates, would you want to enter?  I’ve considered my life, my background and … Continue reading

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Living more with less time.

Andre has been learning and speaking a few words and presently his favorite word is Noooo!  This is not surprising because we, his parents, have been using this word more frequently as well.  Although Andre is now audibly saying No, … Continue reading

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What Jesus has done and is doing in me.

On a recent Sunday, the speaker encouraged us to share with others what Jesus has done, or is doing in our lives.  In the sermon’s context this proved to be a wonderful answer to a question that continually hounds me.  … Continue reading

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Blog Recommendation: Anabaptists Live

A number of months ago, I was blessed to attend the first Anabaptist Identity Conference held in Pennsylvania, an event traditionally held in Sarasota Florida.  More recently I found that a blog/site, Anabaptists Live, has been set up that features … Continue reading

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