2 results for month: 01/2016


Is It You Lord?

I can still remember the first time that God spoke to me. I don't remember much before the age of 9 because of depression. Filled with anger and hatred toward myself and others - I just wanted to end it all. In the midst of a suicidal attempt God spoke to me. His words were kind and loving. He told me not to end my life because He had a purpose and plan for me. At that time, I didn’t want to hear that God loved me but He continued to gently and lovingly beckon me to be His. After arguing for a while, He finally convinced me that my life was worth something and ending it would be selfish. I also had a vision, but at the time didn’t fully ...

On the Ground: One Woman’s Experience

The following is an article from my good friend Michelle. She was the Interview Team Leader for Petros Network during our October trip to Ethiopia. A couple weeks ago my faith got a complete makeover when I sat down to help interview many of our Ethiopian Missionary Pastors in Jeldu-Gojo. Hearing pastor after pastor tell stories of being stoned, beaten, imprisoned, etc. and the miraculous ways God provided during these times, was convicting beyond words. And what made these pastors most emotional wasn’t describing the horrors of their suffering, but how God used their suffering to reach the lost with His love. The pastor in this photo (in ...