Ghana

Serving with what little you have . . .

22 February 2017

Is there some small thing we can do, one small step we can take? That has been on my mind as I read these recent missionary posts. Especially this post from Senegal, Two Coins. Speaking of missions and missionaries, A question of identity comes up in this post from Japan. A very short but challenging […]

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From Misunderstanding to Understanding

2 August 2016

Learning language – learning culture – it takes time, patience and commitment. Here’s a missionary, hard at work, who was helped by the “The Iceberg Principle” in language learning (Kenya). By the way, if you’d like a bigger graphic showing the Iceberg Principle, with an explanation, check out Growing Your Language Iceberg. Very useful! A […]

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Missionaries – Never the same thing…

1 June 2016

Missionaries do all kinds of things, in all kinds of ways. You might not be surprised to hear about missionaries involved in flood relief – check this out in Kenya – Prayer Update: CBM Flood Relief in Garrisa. But here are some other ways you could be involved in missions – these missionaries in Bulgaria […]

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Ordinary People Helping Ordinary People

19 April 2016

I thoroughly enjoyed these real, down to earth posts from missionaries all over the world. For example… Remembering Why We Dig (Kenya) The past couple of days I have been loading soil into a wheelbarrow and hauling it over to my raised beds. Not particularly difficult work, but tedious labor… School Anniversary! (Bolivia) In Bolivia, […]

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But Jesus…

5 November 2015

Here are a few recent posts from missionaries around the world for you to enjoy. Just some interesting reflections, and random updates. Reflecting & Remembering: One year ago, this month, we were still in the States on our home assignment praying about what God had next for our family. In November, we believed God was […]

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Transition, Time, Testimonies and Titles…

10 June 2015

This is an interesting issue, not only in Africa, but in many parts of the world. But this post comes from Ghana – Titles or names Coming “home” is not necessarily pure delight – it just means more “transition”. Check out the thoughts of this missionary to Japan: Transition: an unfinished jigsaw puzzle And from […]

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War Widows, Confessions, Learning, and Serving…

20 May 2015

We’re into blogs today that are over 7 years old, as we work our way from the more experienced bloggers to the newbies. Reaching out to War Widows in Iraq Observations about the USA, in between living in Costa Rica… And now a Mission Moment from Kenya – a testimony from Anastasia. And in Niger […]

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Go and Die.

11 November 2014

I want to especially point you to a post from Cambodia today.  You’ll chuckle and shake your head.  But there’s so much in the post to think about. The author didn’t say anything about the title, but maybe the title sums up when we must all do as believers.  We go into all the world […]

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God, when will you speak in my tongue?

5 November 2014

Children and grown-ups of other lands, With their different tongues, Know your voice. In their tongues you speak a special message to them! If you speak messages in different tongues, God, when will you speak in my tongue? Read the rest of this poem from a believer in South Sudan, as well as some thoughts […]

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Money and Other Needs – What do they look like?

22 October 2014

We know that there are many needs around the world, many challenges and struggles, but sometimes we lack understanding about exactly what they look like.  So let’s take a look at some recent posts: James 2:18 working faith… (Honduras)  We have been having computer issues as of late.  The one I am typing on is […]

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