Stories

God is transforming lives in mission and we would like to share these stories of transformation with you. Read about God's work in the stories from our missionaries and short term mission teams.

Malee forced herself to sit up, at exactly 11:30 AM. The house was quiet and still. Weak and shaking, she stretched out her open hands, as if ready to receive a gift.

Read more: 11:30 AM

The last time I saw my mom, she tried to sell me. The man was old, and disgusting, and I took off running. I never went back.

Read more: Thazin

When I first met César, I interpreted his easy going demeanor as meaning that he had led an easy life. Nothing could be further from the truth.

Read more: Am I Crazy?

We shook our heads at the sight of thousands of dollars of sound equipment being loaded into the fragile canoes. It was crazy!

Read more: Beachhead

Cory and Masami Giesbrecht are ministering on the streets of downtown Osaka, bringing groups from the Ishibashi church to reach the hurting and the homeless.

Read more: Twelve Bottles of Coke

She stood alone on the side of the beautiful mountain road. Pastors Isaiah and Moe Aung were on their way to a region of small Chin villages, and seeing the girl hitchhiking, they stopped to offer her a ride.

Read more: The Hitchhiker

In a small hospital in Thailand, a woman named Gift was losing hope as she stood beside her husband’s bed in the cancer ward. He was dying. The couple had two young children and she didn’t know what would happen if he didn’t recover.

Read more: Gift

He had a foot in both worlds. Even though he only had one foot.

Read more: A Foot in Both Worlds

The garden had begun to feel like a futile endeavor. No sooner would the seeds begin to sprout than their tender shoots were trampled underfoot by casual, indifferent feet. They needed a fence.

Read more: The Boy From Orphanage #3

There were bluebonnet flowers and horses and cowboys and a big map of Texas.

Read more: Cut of the Same Cloth

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