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REBUILDING PEARLAND: A Day in the Life of a Samaritan's Purse Volunteer

$125 Billion dollars. It’s hard to wrap your head around that number, especially when the city you are in seems to be functioning normally. But that’s the what Hurricane Harvey cost Houston, Texas when it dumped sixty-plus inches of rain on the utterly flat city over four days in August of 2017. 505 more words

shoebox project

Look at that! Christmas time went by in the blink of an eye. It’s been years since we had our shoebox project through our wedding 2.0… 355 more words

Life

Countering False Assumptions

I never knew there were so many false ideas out in the world until I got on the internet. I knew there were false ideas about Americans—I’ve lived in various other places such as Africa or Latin America. 935 more words

Jesus

Samaritan's Purse sends team to Democratic Republic of Congo to help fight Ebola outbreak

As the deadly Ebola outbreak continues in the Democratic Republic of Congo, volunteers from Calgary-based Samaritan’s Purse have travelled to the region where they hope to lend a helping hand to those badly in need of urgent treatment. 490 more words

Local News

Ruth Bell- from China to the Amazon

When I published this blog post about the passing of Billy Graham this year, I remembered an interesting medical connection.

Billy Graham once preached in China, a country well known to his wife because she grew up there. 519 more words

Faith And Spirituality

How one woman handles life's "trump" cards- a book review

I ran into Sara Stophel, author of TRUMPED BY SOVEREIGNTY and asked her what’s happened new in her life since I reviewed her book. Here’s what she said. 1,272 more words

Faith And Spirituality