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When “Going” Means Waiting

 Many people think a mission trip is “GO GO GO GO” all of the time. However, if you do enough mid to long-term ministry, you will discover that there is a lot of “down time”. Today is one of those restful, … Continue reading

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By “simple”, I don’t necessarily mean “easy”. More than 14 years ago, Carrla and I made a decision to follow our Father’s call to serve His people by joining the staff of Hope for the Hungry. This “yes” to our … Continue reading

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Remembering Jorge

Sometimes…good men (and women) die far too young…. I think of our mentor Billy Godwin; my Ghanaian-American brother Eric Adu; my nephew Rusty Staples; and many others. Perhaps you know of someone who passed away at a relatively young age. … Continue reading

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The Church is alive and well in Pakistan! This video was taken last March (2012) during a rooftop worship experience with my dear friends, Peter and Shazia. They have lost their lease on their home and church facility. Please pray that they will find the place that … Continue reading

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A Conversation About the Unreached

IMAGINE: MIRACLES, HEALINGS, RESURRECTIONS, WHOLE FAMILIES SAVED, PEOPLE FED, VILLAGES, TOWNS, CITIES, STATES, NATIONS TOTALLY TRANSFORMED A friend wisely said recently, “Some of the greatest opportunities are MISSED because we say ‘NO‘ in defense of our own comfort.” (emphasis mine) SOME … Continue reading

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AN UPDATE ON INDIA…plus an explanation of sorts

Carrla and I want to thank all of you who have been so faithful to pray and to sow financially into the work God has called us to do; for nine years at Hope for the Hungry and the past … Continue reading

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What does this have to do with South Asia or Missions? Only that they are both awesome. Bourne is an absolute beast!

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