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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle

Hey y’all… how’s your mama and ‘em?

When I was young, I felt like God had a special call on my life.  I dreamed of joining the ranks of  missionaries such as Elisabeth Elliot, Amy Carmichael, Lottie Moon, or Gladys Aylward who literally changed the world for God’s glory.  487 more words

Faith

Dashed Dreams

(In previous posts, I’ve mentioned that I’m an essayist. I’ve decided a more accurate term, at least in some cases, is vignettist. Here’s an example.) 225 more words

Personal Essays

God's Great Story

In January I was pleased to speak at my home church, Wallace Memorial Baptist Church in Knoxville, Tennessee, as they celebrated the life and ministry of Dr. 1,790 more words

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

In 1918 the WMU Christmas Offering became the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering. Today the Foreign Mission Board goes by the name International Mission Board but the needs Lottie Moon wrote home about have not changed. 72 more words

Announcement

Lottie Moon's Cupcakes

I don’t know about you, but the experiences that linger long across my memory related to discipleship or mentorship are ones that involved me “doing” something. 918 more words

Church

‘Why we do what we do’

Week of Prayer missionaries take gospel light to dark places

The Indian bride wore blue silk, trimmed with gold. Rich fabrics in brilliant hues are traditional for wedding saris in this megacity. 458 more words

Commentary

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

Week of Prayer is December 4-11

It was near midnight when IMB missionary Dr. Heidi Haun had finished up an abdominal surgery and returned home. Her baby, Karen Jane, and son, Trey, 10, had long been in bed under the watchful eye of her husband, William. 415 more words

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