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11, 06, 2018 5:32 am

LIVING WATER: Performance

By | 2018-06-11T05:32:26+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Performance by JW Kaiser What if the waves tomorrow were perfect at your home break? Would you be satisfied at the end of the day? Before you answer, in this hypothetical situation I'll add that you didn’t surf your best at all, in fact, you totally kooked it up. Would you still be satisfied? Probably [...]

4, 06, 2018 5:59 am

LIVING WATER: Mysterious Control

By | 2018-06-04T05:59:55+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

  Mysterious Control… JW Kaiser When you're out surfing, do you usually hold the illusion like I do that you're the one in control? But in reality, I’ve been hurt surfing, even on the smallest of days, when I thought I had it all under control. My misperception of being in control on top of [...]

4, 06, 2018 5:06 am

Folly Beach Wahine Classic

By | 2018-06-04T05:21:41+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Christian Surfer's newest chapter, Lowco Surf Club, was out this past weekend at the Folly Beach Wahine Classic! The first all women's surf contest in South Carolina, the "Folly Beach Wahine Surf Classic" was founded in 2001 by Katie Coryell and Kelly Kane Wood.  They recognized the growing population of female surfers in the [...]

29, 05, 2018 5:22 am

Family Beach Fest ’18

By | 2018-05-29T05:23:09+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The CS Pensacola Chapter hosted the 2nd annual Family Beach Fest on Pensacola Beach this past Saturday. This event was created out of the local chapters desire to honor God, Family, and the military with a free festival over the holiday weekend. Local churches, ministries, businesses, and organizations came together in support. Despite the [...]

26, 05, 2018 12:46 am

LIVING WATER: Until We Are Home

By | 2018-05-26T00:46:28+00:00 May 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

photo: Chris Frick Until We Are Home by JW Kaiser I grew up in a small coastal community in North Carolina. I got married and moved away in my early 20’s.  It’s where my extended family still lives. It’s where I learned how to surf and almost everything else I enjoy in my life. It is [...]

21, 05, 2018 6:41 am

LIVING WATER: Authentic vs Artificial

By | 2018-05-21T06:41:00+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Authentic vs Artificial By JW Kaiser To wave pool or not to wave pool; that is the question. Who wouldn't want to take a dip in one of the many wave pools coming online lately, assuming you could afford a session or two? However, the discussion gets a little bit more complicated when it comes [...]

21, 05, 2018 5:49 am

Firsthand: Surf Missions as a Family

By | 2018-05-21T05:57:32+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

From time to time, we're bringing you first hand stories and accounts written by those within CS. Enjoy the following from Darryl Pauls! -- When my wife and I first began talking about going on a missions/surf trip to Nicaragua with OneWorld Health and CS, our first question was "Can we bring our daughter?" The [...]

14, 05, 2018 5:43 pm

LIVING WATER: Convincing Amazement

By | 2018-05-14T17:43:57+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Convincing Amazement By JW Kaiser Recently I sat on one of the concrete benches overlooking Swami's. It was a smaller day wave wise, but a completely beautiful morning. I was content just watching the handful of surfers crushing on their longboards. As I enjoyed the morning, I overhead a woman chatting with the surfers [...]

30, 04, 2018 5:30 am

LIVING WATER: Rhythms of Grace

By | 2018-04-30T05:32:26+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

photo: Jake Schrier Rhythms of Grace by JW Kaiser So lately, as the years fly by, I feel stuck. Stuck in the place somewhere between surfing a longboard and a shortboard. For an “older” guy (let’s just say older than 18 and younger than 100) I’m not ready to give up my shortboard yet, [...]