Dane Skelton

    Dane Skelton is the Pastor of Faith Community Church and the author of Jungle Flight: Spiritual Adventures at the Ends of the Earth, a book of true stories from the ministry of JAARS (formerly Jungle Aviation and Radio Service). His second book, Papua Pilot: Flying the Bible to the Last Lost Peoples, co-authored with the late Paul Westlund, is now available on Amazon.com and Christianbook.com.
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    • Feb28Wed

      BILLY GRAHAM ON LEADERSHIP

      February 28, 2018
      Filed Under:
      Book Reviews, Biography, Inspirational

      In the film Blackhawk Down, a vehicle filled with wounded Americans comes to a halt in the middle of a hailstorm of Somali bullets. The commanding officer orders a soldier to take the wheel. The soldier protests, “I can’t, I’m shot!”

      The officer is unimpressed. “We’re all shot. Get in and drive!”

      Leaders...

    • Dec13Wed

      FRANCIS COLLINS FINDS THE LIGHT

      December 13, 2017
      Filed Under:
      Book Reviews, Evangelism, Biography

      In him was life, and that life was the light of men.

      (John 1:4NIV)

       We call Christmas the season of light in no small part because of the meaning of this verse. But what are we to make of this mysterious word? How was Jesus the light of men?

      Famed geneticist Francis Collins’s journey to faith is a good example.

      Collins’s...

    • May24Wed

      GOD BLESS YOU DOGFACE

      May 24, 2017
      Filed Under:
      Reflections, Biography

      Two hundred and eighty-four combat missions in helicopter gunships over Vietnam, flying in support of the SEALS and River Patrol Boat squadrons along the Mekong Delta, followed by a stint with Air America, the CIA air force in Laos along the Ho Chi Minh trail, qualify a man to comment on the meaning of Memorial Day.

      My late friend, Paul Steube,...