His words were terse and, presumably, direct in nature. The befuddled look on his face a clear sign of misunderstanding, he took the shrugs of his would-be sexual partners personally and with more than slight indignation. I had hopped the U-line in Berlin on my way back to the YWAM base. On this particular Saturday […]Read More Carnival of Cultures
“and because he was of the same trade he stayed with them and worked, for they were tentmakers by trade.” Acts 18:3 While we are raising funds to go back out, Sam has taken a temporary job. He is working at Matchless Stove and Chimney, a business owned by Angie’s father. This will be covering […]Read More Chim-Chimney!!
Timothy’s sister sat cross-legged next to the doorway, slowly rocking forward and back. Her face was expressionless as Guru, the local pastor, explained her situation. “She is possessed. Since the mother died 13 years ago, she has gone downhill. She doesn’t have any control and doesn’t get up even to relieve herself,” he said. As I listened […]Read More Timothy
His face was changed. As we left the neighborhood, I saw a new look in his eyes. God had come to rest in him, and he was bursting with joy. Our short visit would have long-term impact on his life and the life of his family. Suresh’s wife loves the Lord. She is praying daily and interceding […]Read More House Visits
The sign hangs above Will’s bed in the loft he shares with Katie, just above our bed in the humble studio that we are blessed to call home for now. Meanwhile, peals of laughter bury themselves in the aging buildings surrounding the ark-park. An international game of tag is taking place. The quiet is disturbed. […]Read More God loves Will, God loves your family
A tongue-in-cheek look at some sure-fire ways to avoid becoming a missionary. Ignore Jesus’ request in John 4:35 that we take a long hard look at the fields. Seeing the needs of people can be depressing and very unsettling. It could lead to genuine missionary concern. (John 4:35 “Do you not say, `Four months more […]Read More 10 Ways to Avoid Becoming a Missionary
Dear friends & family, We have the absolute pleasure of writing to tell you that God has been moving in an incredible way in our lives lately! We have felt Him strongly calling us to follow Him to a program called “Youth With a Mission”(YWAM). This call extends back almost 12 years when as a […]Read More First Newsletter!