Books, Lights, War and Peace…

by Jim on 17 September 2014

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A few more recent posts from Africa and Europe…

Russian fields

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A few more recent posts from around the world…

  • Loving the Unlovely (Brazil)  “He was drunk.  Not just a little drunk.  He was so drunk that he had difficulty walking straight.  He was mostly incoherent.  And he picked our church…”
  • Storm in Kulkpene (Ghana)  “Over the past few months, many farmers have been praying for good rains so that they can cultivate their fields. These rains are badly needed to provide families with food as well as some income…”
  • Tie-Dye! (Mexico)  “We took a short trip to Los Mochis on Thursday and Friday of last week.  It has been a while since we’ve been able to visit our friends at the Magdelena Rincon school for the deaf…”
  • Sweet Home Maesalong (Thailand)  “We are back in Thailand, ready to continue in our tenth year of full time ministry after an incredible season of travel…” (You don’t want to miss the video at the end.  Really.)
  • 1ST YEAR SPRING VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH (Thailand)  “It is our first anniversary of the Spring Valley Community Church since we started on 2 June 2013 in Saphan Mai, Bangkok.  God has worked amazingly in our Church, as it is a blessing Church, equipping Church and community Church…”

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Inodnesia!

4 September 2014

Today we’re going to take a quick trip to Indonesia!  Did you know that Indonesia has two sections – one where the animals seem more Asian, and the other where animals seem more Australian?  That Indonesia is one of the few countries that still allows cigarette commercials?  Well, now you know.  Now let’s learn more… […]

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Sheep, Angels, and Going Home

18 August 2014

I have a couple of posts from newer blogs for you this week. First, a rather harrowing story from Kenya (although the missionaries are now posting from Uganda)… Once upon a time, long (well, not soooo long) ago, in the land of Kenya, lived a daddy, a mommy, a preschooler and a baby.  They lived […]

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Overwhelmed? You Need to Visit Kintampo Falls…

15 August 2014

Photo courtesy of Nkansahrexford No, really, you do. When I saw the title of this post from Ghana, I knew that there would be a lot of people who could relate… For the Days When the World & I are Overwhelmed The post begins: There are days…weeks, really, that are just too much.As I check […]

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An eclectic set of posts…

5 August 2014

Quebec City, Canada Today just a few random posts from around the world for you to enjoy!  I’ll warn you – these posts are very eclectic.  Everything from food to history to disease to evangelism to … well, read it for yourself. Fruit Soup! (Hungary) Timeline: Thai Church History in Global Context (Thailand) An update […]

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3 To Pray For

25 June 2014

God hears the prayers of His people.  If the only value of this blog is that people pray – well, that alone might just change a life, and change the world. So, here are three people to pray for, from different parts of the world.  Take a moment to read their stories, and then take […]

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Where the Action Is: Brazil, Thailand, Russia and more…

11 June 2014

The world will soon be watching Brazil because of the World Cup… but maybe the most exciting thing happening isn’t where you think! Why were these people climbing up Munku-Sardik in Siberia, Russia? A sad story from Niger – Refuge Gone Wrong. In Paraguay, these missionaries welcome some short-termers!  It’s always interesting to see what […]

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Cancer, Karen, and Kinks – Around the World this Week

28 May 2014

I know it’s been pretty quiet around here lately.  That’s because I’ve been travelling and haven’t had a lot of internet access. But it’s time to share a few recent posts with you.  Get to know a new missionary – and pray for one! Cancer Compassion (Puerto Rico, USA) – using cancer on the mission […]

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Church Planting “bottle-neck”, Wresting, and More…

29 April 2014

Just a few random posts and prayer requests… I love these semi-random photos from Dakar, Senegal:  Dakar from here Some interesting insights about church planting in Training Others (Brazil) Wrestling… with life in another culture – in this case, Kenya. Small business, micro loans and projectors in Haiti A simple post, a simple prayer request […]

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