Freedom through Facebook

Freedom through Facebook

Bill and Joan Ginther know that switching on the news or scrolling through Facebook just might change their lives. “If you watch the news and do nothing, you should stop watching the news,” Bill said. “That’s how we operate.” And that’s why, several months into the...
Embarrassing baggage

Embarrassing baggage

Twelve years ago, my husband and I moved to Ukraine. Two weeks ago, we moved back to Southern California. Packing up gave us the opportunity leave behind things that we shipped all the way to Ukraine that proved unhelpful, unnecessary or downright embarrassing. Reams...
Full class

Full class

When the new school year began in late May in North Thailand, all 15 of the Shan girls sponsored through SEND were in class! This might seem like a small thing, but it could only have happened by the power and grace of our Mighty Lord Jesus Christ. During the summer...
Empty chants

Empty chants

小和尚念经,有口无心 (She-ow h-eh shang nee-in jing, yo ko woo sheen.) “The monks recite their scriptures with their mouths but not their hearts.” In our country, there are a lot of Buddhist and Tibetan monks walking around the streets with their bead necklaces in...