Sharing Stories – Throwing Off Things that Hinder

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.” Hebrews 12:1 Twice each year we take our youth to camp. It’s always our prayer that those four days … Continue reading

Thoughts on Giving, by Elizabeth

With our youth, as the last post about Limpho demonstrates, we’ve been focusing on the importance of living generously, sharing and giving to one another. As we discussed practical ways we can share, most kids said they will give clothes to their friend, or some food to their neighbor; tangible gifts. During this discussion, I … Continue reading

New Team Members

The Bakers  Piet and Leah Bakers are a married couple most recently from Johannesburg, South Africa. Leah grew up in the US and came to Africa (Mozambique and Swaziland) in 2005 for a mission trip and later returned to South Africa in 2008. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Cross-Cultural Studies from Simpson University and … Continue reading

Sharing Stories – The Fellowship of the Believers

Every day we do our best to follow Jesus’ command that we make disciples, just like he did. Many times it’s hard to be completely sure if we’ve done it well, or enough; thankfully, we have the promptings and the peace of the Holy Spirit to confirm that we are servants with whom the Lord … Continue reading