Making Disciples of All Nations

Posts from February 2016

Sunday in Busra

Today was such an amazing day.  We have been starting our days out each morning at 5:45 a.m., and today was no different.  After breakfast we headed to Busra for a day of worship and fellowship.  And what a trip it was!  The village wasn’t too far from our hotel, but because the roads are mostly rock- and dirt-laden, the travel took …

Saturday News from Mondolkiri

Saturday ‘s task included sorting all the medications and packaging over 950 individually wrapped bags in order to hand them out to the patients.  We have been extremely grateful for the nice weather, and Joe and Kay have gone to great lengths to take good care of us, from restaurant selections to evening activities. Additionally, Charis and Rachel got to go with…

Elephant Ride in Senmorom

After an 8hr drive from Phnom Penh to Senmorom we headed out for an elephant ride.   We drove out of town about 20 minutes and parked at the top of a hill, then followed someone down a trail for about a half hour and ended in a valley below.  They brought over 5 elephants and we climbed aboard.  The baskets were very…

First Impressions – Cambodia 2016

 Eyes.  They’re said to be the window to the soul.   They are constantly helping us to see, know,  and understand  this vast world around us.  And yet we, thus far on our journey, have been left wanting.   Unfortunately, the consensus for the team as a whole has been one that’s caused us to grapple with an insatiable need to make sense of…

Hebrews Passage – Sunday, February 21

Our passage this week is Hebrews 12:3-11.  After telling us to run the race with endurance in verses 1-2, the passage now turns to God’s discipline in our life.  This is a very challenging passage, as the author tells us that it is normal to be disciplined by God.  He disciplines us for our good so we will “share his holiness.”  Here…