Category Archives: Thoughts

How we give to the poor

Having spent the last year living among Mozambicans whose income level is far below the levels and averages in the West, I have been pondering how best to go about giving to the poor. Literally I could walk out my … Continue reading

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Here come the Libyans!

I had the privilege of going to the Opening Ceremonies of the All-Africa Games earlier this month. A friend gave me some tickets, and I was able to take some of the guys who live with us at our new … Continue reading

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I Teach Therefore I Am

Before I left America everyone was asking what I was going to do in Africa. I talked about starting businesses. I talked about meeting with leaders. I even mentioned a small project to combat human trafficking I was working on. … Continue reading

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The World’s Deep Hunger

One of the best thoughts I know of with regard to our calling from God is a small quote written by author Frederick Beuchner in his book Wishful Thinking: “The place God calls you to is where your deep gladness … Continue reading

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Inspired

To be inspired literally means to be filled with breath or filled with the Spirit. Here in Mozambique, the harsh realities of life can sometimes take your breath away. But we believe the Spirit is on the move. Although we … Continue reading

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