March 24, 2021
Grief, loss, & depression
Who could imagine a day worse than the one Job experienced? All of his wealth, in his livestock, stolen or destroyed. His trustworthy servants mercilessly slaughtered by the sword. His precious children–every single one of them–dead. For no appare...
March 23, 2021
Quiet time with the Lord
Worshiping the Lord sometimes feels natural and accessible. We establish a rhythm of worship and we see the Lord at work in and around us on a daily basis. Other times, however, we can struggle to feel connected and fruitful in our worship, perhap...
March 22, 2021
When we moved from the United States to the Middle East, I expected to have some restrictions placed on my religious freedoms. There were a few, but they didn’t hinder the thriving international church in my new home. Our city turned out to be a m...
March 19, 2021
God’s guidance & direction
As a teen, I was inspired by the story of Jim Elliot and his fellow global workers who were killed in their efforts to bring the Gospel to those who had never heard about Jesus. Their commitment and courage was inspirational, but their story also ...