I’m sure you’ve always wanted to know – What is a typical missionary? This post from Japan attempts to answer the question.
And from the same blog, I just had to share something that does actually seem typical – Yesterday afternoon got a bit wild.
So what is discipleship like? Real Discipleship is Messy, Imperfect, and Honest! (Japan again!)
And on a similar topic, this time from Kenya – Ministry….beautiful or ugly?
Finally, a bit of colour in the other Venice – Colorful and Aromatic (!) Xochimilco (Mexico).
You guessed it – I just updated out Bolivia Missionary page – and I’ve been reading some posts from Bolivia! So here are some you might want to check out…
First of all, this is a post with lots in it, but you won’t want to miss the story of one girl in particular. I’ll give you a teaser…
Of course I know becoming new in Christ takes some time. During her first stay with us she made some poor choices and had to leave. This girl would not make eye contact, she didn’t want to be hugged or even kissed on the cheek as we do here for a greeting, she challenged us in everything we said and did. She was gone for about eight months–she kept in touch for a while but then kind of disappeared without telling us her new address. Finally, one day she called… [Read the post]
And more to pray for when it comes to Moms and kids – check out this post about a New sibling pair in the Baby Home!
If only…. if only we only had to deal with one thing at a time! But that’s not what God has planned. Check out this post with a little bit of everything – the Good, the Bad, and the Unexpected.