Posts by Paul Patrick (Page 2)

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Starbucks in Taiwan

Starbucks in Taiwan This morning I was sorting through some paper work when I came across an old piece of construction paper. On it was written one short sentence about the Starbucks at the Taipei Airport in Taiwan. I’ve been meaning to tell this story for three years. Better late than never I guess. This […]

Save Anush


#SaveAnush A few weeks ago a friend of ours, Pastor Craig Simonian, of The Vineyard Church in Morris Plains, New Jersey posted a picture of an adorable two year old Tajik kid, Anush, on his Facebook page. Craig told the story of how Anush, over the course of 5 months, became so sick that he […]

The newest addition to the Patrick family!

Patrick Update

An Update On The Patricks The past few months have been a whirlwind for us. My health has been in a steep decline for the past year or so and now I’m in Stage 5 Renal Failure again and started peritoneal dialysis a few weeks ago. I’m going to the University of Virginia for treatment […]

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Risen: The Movie

Risen: The Movie About Jesus Christ’s Resurrection  Follows the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer. Clavius, a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the […]

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The Top Ten Christian Hip Hop Albums

Top 10 Christian Rap Albums of All-Time Rapzilla, a Christian Hip Hop online website, recently asked the question: What 10 Christian Hip Hop Albums Impacted Your Life The Most? This question took me down the Nostalgia Road of my youth and I’ve been thinking about these Urban Missionaries and their impact on my life. I thought […]

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Top Ten Reasons Not To Be A Missionary

Ten Reasons Not To Become A Missionary 1. Don’t Become a Missionary if You Think You Are Going to Change the World. First, high expectations doom to disappoint, but, also, maybe your desire to change the world is trumping your desire to serve. Ask yourself if you would be happy moving overseas to a much harsher environment in order […]

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Christian Workers in Syria Crucified

Christian Aid Workers Murdered by ISIS Soldiers At several steps on their path to death by beheading and crucifixion last month, 11 indigenous Christian workers near Aleppo, Syria had the option to leave the area and live. The 12-year-old son of a ministry team leader also could have spared his life by denying Christ. The […]