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Missionary Myth #2: Missionaries are always begging for money

This is probably one of the most common myths we encounter while traveling around and speaking in churches. Another way to put this myth would be the belief that when missionaries are raising support (a.k.a. 506 more words

Trusting God

What to Do When You Don't Understand

“Here’s something that happens all the time and makes no sense at all: Good people get what’s coming to the wicked, and bad people get what’s coming to the good. 732 more words

She Had a Crooked Smile

SHE HAD A CROOKED SMILE

I was standing in front of my English class, instructing them about their research papers. I smiled from time to time in my presentation, but my smile felt different. 453 more words

Proverbs 20: Grasping

Prov 20:14 The buyer haggles over the price, saying, “It’s worthless!” then brags about getting a bargain!…23 The Lord detests double standards…

Prov 19:22 What is desirable in a man is his kindness, and it is better to be a poor man than a liar. 301 more words

Scripture

Learning Not to Resent Fragility

“Help me not to resent fragility, Lord,” I wrote on October 15, 2014, five days before I was scheduled to start my job at Old Colony Elder Services. 819 more words

Prose

Bank Balance

A Provision Story.

I find it really difficult to talk about finances (I’m working on changing that!). There’s a lot of pride in me that says ‘you’ve failed if you can’t provide for yourself’ and all too often I let that stop me from sharing what God’s doing in my life because I’m afraid of the way that people will look at me as I go about obeying God without any idea of how I will financially survive. 190 more words

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