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The Philippines is a island nation southeast of China and north of Malaysia. There are three separate states or regions. These are the northern island of Luzon, the Visayas in the center, and the island of Mindanao in the south. 224 more words


Where has my time gone?!

It has now been eight weeks since I arrived here in Cote d’Ivoire, and may I just ask- what has happened with the time?! I feel as though I just got here, but also that I have been here for ages. 583 more words


JES33 - Using Netflix With Family Worship

This recent story unexpectedly taught me a few valuable things. I learned some things from God and my daughter about parenting, about television and about family worship.  678 more words


Missionary Perspective 2

I was privileged to know Jacob and his family for a little while when they lived here in our city. I remember the very beginning of Jacob’s call and the beginning of the ministry to which the Lord called him. 38 more words

The Missionary Perspective

This is the first of several messages shared by Jacob Pursely. His call is to Turkey however the message he shares about reaching Muslim people with the love of Christ is immensely needed here in the West.

When The Mission Gets Cancelled.

As I wrote in my last blog, I am supposed to be leaving for Ethiopia in just a matter of days. Well, as of now, that is not happening. 664 more words


Wanna make the world a better place?

  Every teacher thinks that his or her class equips students the most for life in the 21st century.  I’m here to make the case for how acquiring a 2nd language can transform the life of not only the student but those the student serves, later during his or her productive years of work and service. 156 more words

Motivating Students