How hard it is to stand fast in faith when the circumstances swirling around you press hard to prove to you that there is no hope. It seems that no one understands your plight – and worse that those who understand don’t care enough to bear under the weight with you. Living in this world … Continue reading Faithful to Believe
Recently a good friend made a very touching public statement about how we, believers, should bear one another’s burdens as the law of Christ demands (Galatians 6:2). My friend was talking about our caring for one another is relates to physical, spiritual and emotional needs. He was saying that we should care enough about one … Continue reading Bearing One Another’s Burdens
Yes you read it right - I am coming out of the closet. It seems that everybody is coming out of the closet, and Oh! The angst it seems to bring to many believers in Christ! Well – I’m Coming Out of The Closet Too - it’s high time that I did it too – … Continue reading I’m Coming Out!
We recently received a call from our director telling us that our 97% supported number was skewed by supporters who made commitments that were not kept. He was apologizing to us for making what was obviously a difficult call for him. What he didn’t know was that on this side of the world we could … Continue reading Not Fully Supported?! But Of Course We ARE!
Lately it seems that many different people and ministries are touting themselves as the definition of discipleship – or missions – or evangelism – or whatever. Some of what is out there is very interesting and even very helpful. But much of it comes from a closed view of what the world is and who … Continue reading THIS – is Discipleship!