Category Archives: Bible

A Son’s Desperate Plea on His Mother’s Behalf

Last week, we received a call from a deep woods village a couple hours by car from San Pedro Carchá, Alta Verapaz. A son was calling for his Q'eqchi speaking mother and his voice was so desperate that it touched my heart and we began to try and help. image Elvira has given birth to ten children and the lack of medical care in her region had led to some urgent feminine problems. We made some calls to the local hospital officials and...
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Purchasing Bibles in Guatemala

imageIt never gets old spreading the Word of God and what a better way than giving a new Bible to someone who can't afford it! Yesterday we had the privilege of purchasing 206 paperback Bibles that will be given to Guatemalans as God leads. For purchasing so many at once, the Guatemalan Bible Society gave us a pack of tract sized illustrated Bible stories for children. Pray for the Bible recipients to have a real hunger for God's Word and not...
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A Message From a Missionary – A Mother’s Love!!

I couldn't wait to write this little note, because God used a mother's love yesterday to teach me a lesson that I will not soon forget. I was in a dental clinic yesterday, to encourage and share God's love with families of children born with cleft lip and cleft palate. The doctor asked me to speak privately with a mother and her fifteen year old son. During the conversation it came out that the mother has been suffering with breast cancer, has had both breasts removed and is in the...
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A Message From a Missionary – “Who Wears The Pants”

200489649-001The Lord is leading me to share short, concise messages here from time to time. They may be testimonies, Biblical teachings or just encouraging stories. Here on the blog, we'll call them A Message From a Missionary. Today's message is titled, "Who Wears The Pants" and our scripture reference is found in Colossians 3:23-24: And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward of the inheritance;...
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