I stand here in the kitchen looking out the window. I am watching my 16 year old daughter, Natalie, and her two friends. One is 17 years old and the other is 12 years old. They are laying in a hammock letting Natalie’s kitten climb all over the three of them. The hammock is … Continue reading In Her Shoes – Missionary to Africa
“When you surrender to the Lord and serve Him with all your heart, it is always worth it!” Does this sound familiar? Having finished our second term on the mission field, I realize now that the statement holds truth depending on one’s perspective about the God one serves. If your God is the All-powerful, All-sovereign, … Continue reading In Her Shoes – Missionary to Scandanavia
T This month we are looking at a very painful topic: divorce. Thank you to each of our dear sisters who prayerfully prepared their testimonies to share with us. When God Brought Me to My Knees My experience with abandonment and divorce is probably not much different than others. I had no inkling that my … Continue reading When Divorce Comes Home
Honestly, I never felt called or led by God to be a pastor's wife. Both of my sisters married pastors, and before I went to college my parents sweetly told me never to feel pressured to follow their path - the most important thing was to follow God's leading for my life. Most of the time … Continue reading Is God Calling You to Full Time Christian Service?
This month we get to hear from Susan in Japan. I am so thankful for her willingness to share from her experience on God's mission, here in the States and in Asia. Thank you, Susan, for your testimony! "Missionary wives are not so different from any other Christian wife. The only difference I can tell … Continue reading In Her Shoes – Missionary to Japan
"Your word I have treasured in my heart, that I may not sin against You" (Psalm 119:11). What an amazing verse! I have a Bible study on Wednesday afternoons with two ladies from my neighborhood and this was one of the verses that we studied today as we studied about the importance of reading God's … Continue reading In Her Shoes – Missionary to South America
"For God is not unjust to forget your work and labor of love which you have shown toward His name, in that you have ministered to the saints, and do minister." Hebrews 6:10 "I will follow God anywhere ... except to Africa!" Have you, or someone you know, ever put … Continue reading In Her Shoes – Single Missionaries