This week I was a contributor on the MAF Blog, and wrote a little bit about IT as a ministry. Check out my post, and maybe read a few others while you’re at it! IT as a Ministry? – MAF Blog.
Political season is upon us in the United States. Living in Iowa, the first caucus state in the country, I’m privileged (cursed?) to get an extra dose of ads, candidate visits, and rhetoric. Campaign teams for most of the candidates practically live in Iowa right now. However, the chaos here is all relative. Today is […]
Friday we were all shopping for groceries when my cell phone rang. I didn’t recognize the number, but since we’re constantly trying to make appointments with potential supporters that isn’t uncommon. I decided to take the call. It was Talitha from Invisible Children. As one of their TRI program supporters we get periodic updates regarding […]
Our friends Paul Dawson and Pastor Mike Osterbauer of Community Heights Alliance Church helped us put together this video. We will be using it to introduce ourselves to pastors and missions committees, providing it to supporting churches to use for missions events and on the missions sections of their websites, and using it in other […]
July is here, and we’re kicking off a new goal–to be at 60% of our monthly support goal by August 31st! Why this goal? It’s simple; in order to go to language school in Quebec this January our ministry needs to be 100% funded by the end of the year. If we aren’t at 60% […]
DISCLAIMER: THIS IS A BIT GRAPHIC. Imagine for a moment that you are a young child in a Congolese family in northeastern D.R. Congo. Night has fallen on your jungle village. As you lay in your bed about to drift to sleep your are jolted awake. The sound of gunfire rips through your village. Moments […]