2 results for month: 11/2013


A Reason To Be Thankful: The Story Of A Goat

While in Ethiopia, I spent time interviewing many missionaries. Some were missionaries coming back to report what God was doing; others were new missionaries about to be sent out. While conducting the interviews, I heard many amazing stories about the work which God is doing. Some told stories of struggles with persecution. Others told stories of how God was healing sick people and setting people free from demonic possession. There were even multiple stories of the dead being raised, one which I will share in a later post. But of all the stories there was one that stood out to me the most. It was the story of a goat. I was told by the missionary, ...

Throw The Seed, Chill Out, Watch God Bring The Increase

Throw the seed, chill out, watch God bring the increase (medical facility with door –crowd) On Sunday morning pastors and other team members were sent out to preach at local church plants in GooJoo. Thor and I were sent to the farthest church location across town. As we traveled to the church, we passed many huts and small farms. When we arrived, the church facility was larger than I expected. We met with the pastors and leaders and then waited for them to lead us in. It was very different than what we are used to in America. When it was time for us to go into the sanctuary, we mainly saw lots of children.  Then others began to slowly come ...