Category Archives: Washington D.C.

God Bless us the next four years

Regardless of how you feel about the incoming president Donald Trump, i invite all of you to say a prayer of blessing to our new President.  There are more things in life that binds us than divides us!

Lord, I ask you that you always keep our country safe and strong.  I pray lord that your WILL be done and that we continue to strive to keep you first in our lives.  In the name of Jesus, I pray for blessings for President Trump and his administration.  I pray for everyone that will be attending the inauguration today.  

I pray also for our senators, the men and women of congress, our judges, and state officials.  I pray lord for wisdom and foresight in the job they have to do.  

Finally, I pray for the next generation of Americans.  I pray lord that they have a heart that seeks you and a heart for our country.  In Jesus name I pray and in Jesus name i praise…AMEN. -PJSLB

Merry Christmas to Asia and the Pacific and happy Christmas Eve to all

Have a blessed Christmas Eve with family and friends. If you are not with loved ones, I pray that the Holy Spirit comfort you and wrap you with love and peace.   As for me, i am blessed to be with my wife and kids.  I do not take it for granted that I have them around.  I miss my mom and dad as they are halfway around the world.  It warms my heart that they are at my fathers childhood home right now.

The Newsboys say it best.

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Some negativity, frustration and angst tried entering my thoughts, but the words of encouragement from workhorseforchrist really has been helping my the past two weeks.  Adam has an amazing blog that will inspire and educate.  Please visit it.

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Finally, I thank the lord for each and everyone of you who take the time to read this blog.  I pray that this blog helps you as much as it has helped strengthen my faith.  God Bless us all! -PJSLB

 

Same business trip, different country. 

Well it’s been about 8 months but I am back in the air. Part of the reason for coming back to the States was to travel less and be with the family more. Here are some texts during the two day trip. 

2:44 am – Hi. I am going to get ready to leave now. Everyone is still sleeping. Love you. 

3:15 am – in the name of Jesus as I stand in front of my girls as they sleep, I pray that the Holy Spirit bless them with a father that loves you, lives to please you and follow wherever you lead me. 

3:40 – hi. I’m now at the groome a transportation waiting for my shuttle to Atlanta. love you. 

4:07 am – Hi girls. I’m now in the shuttle heading to Atlanta now. love you. 

5:15 am – Hello again. 😊 I’m at the airport now in line for security. love you. 

7:00 am – Hi girls. I’m in the plane now and have to shut off phone. I’ll turn it on again around 9 am and will call you when you girls get home from school. love you. God bless you. 

  
10:05 am – Hi. I’m now at Washington waiting for my shuttle to take me to the airport. The airport in Washington first really look nice. The airport on Guam is nicer. love you. 

  

I took this picture around mid afternoon and it was just something that moved me.  As I was siting in the park waiting for my hotel shuttle, I overheard a little boy wanting to play catch with his dad.  I hear the dad agree and soon afterwards I hear the sound of a football traveling in the air.  I look up and my jaw when I saw the”dad” who was throwing the ball.  It was an old man around hi late 50’s and he was wearing suit.  Now mind you, this wasn’t a cheap suit you can get for for $100.00.  This was a high quality suit.  It warmed my heart to see a dad take time out of their busy schedule to put a smile on his sons face.  I guarantee that’s it will be dry-cleaned by the end of the week.

  
Day 2

7:49 am – Good morning girls.  I heard you all enjoyed Zootopia.  I wish I had a chance to watch with everyone.  Mom said she was so tired and went to sleep in the movie theater.  Lol.  Well, I am dressed up and going  to get breakfast.  My day start at 8:45 and will end around 5:00 pm.  Hey, the college I went to Seton Hall made it to their conference finals… I AM SO HAPPY FOR THIS! Have a great day…love you…God bless you…and I’ll call during lunch time.

Needless to say that my family is on my mind always. God bless us all! Till next time.