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.

Over the weekend, our housemate and team leader, David, was having difficulty breathing. We all assumed it was a chest infection or pollution related, which is common since we live in one of the most polluted cities in the world.

Read more: Overwhelming Need to Intercede

The beginning of the week found us high up on a mountain, overlooking the city where we live.

Read more: Bookends

I try really hard to be a go-with-the-flow kind of a person. I’d like to be someone that rolls with the punches. I think life would be a lot easier for me if I could get the hang of that.

Read more: Interruptions or Opportunities?

“My father was a harsh man,” Kalaam told us at a recent conference in Central Asia. “Everyone in our community saw him as a leader and a devout Muslim, but at home he yelled at me a lot.”

Read more: Kalaam Sees God Smile

In the part of Central Asia where we live, we are surrounded by huge deserts and dry mountain ranges, so the dust is pervasive.

Read more: We Need Rain

Recently, we tried something new. We took a group of almost twenty youth to a nearby park where we spent an afternoon getting to know each other, sharing a meal together, doing team-building activities on a ropes course and asking each other open-ended questions about faith and life.

Read more: The Feast

Several months ago when we made the decision to stay in Northern Thailand and join the team in Chiang Mai, one of the things on my heart was to have a couple of Thai women that I could befriend and connect with on a regular basis.

Read more: Praying for Ying

One day a Burmese fisherman who had been working off the shores of Bang Sai, Thailand came into port and was walking around the city. His name was Saw Ou.

Read more: Another Fisherman Finds Jesus

It’s a place known for drugs, violence, and broken families. People go there to run away from their problems, but their problems seem to follow them.

Read more: The End of the Road

For the past several years, I’ve lived in a very remote part of the world where I’ve been a part of a small team that has been focused on learning one of the unwritten languages of a people group in our region. During this time, I have often dreamed about visiting a certain place on the map which is only accessible by foot and is home to a people group that has never heard the Gospel.

Read more: Finding My Focus

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