Category Archives: Testimonies

A Vessel

The bottle was a simple little bottle….plain, plastic, something you could buy at any corner drugstore.  It was certainly not worthy for something as sacred as blessed oil for healing.  But it sufficed. It started in a tiny little church … Continue reading

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How to Win Friends and Influence People…God’s Way

Editor’s Note:  Today’s post was written by Andrew Guthrie, a team member of our South Africa 2012 trip.  As you can tell from his post, he was the perfect team member and invaluable to our efforts!   Hi, I’m Andrew, … Continue reading

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Get Out!

Have you ever wondered how it would change you to get out of your comfort zone and do something completely new or different? Do you have a desire to make a difference but feel too busy or too unsure to … Continue reading

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Slow Learners

I know that my “job” on this blog is writing book reviews.  The reason that I know that is because I chose that job for myself.  I love to read and learn.  Well, I love to learn at least.  Reading … Continue reading

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And Then They Sang Shalom

Seeing Christ in Roosevelt Park Baptist Church has changed our lives. We thought God was sending us to Roosevelt Park in Johannesburg, South Africa so that we could teach and grow them in the principles of unity and change their … Continue reading

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Ubuntu

This is a popular post from Churchwhisperer.com, updated and republished. Please enjoy! “Ubuntu is the essence of being a person.  It means that we are people through other people.  We cannot be fully human alone.  We are made for interdependence, we … Continue reading

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Breathe on Me, Breath of God

Last week was a week of recovery.  I am physically, emotionally and spiritually exhausted.  The excuses for this are many….graduations, too much time on the road, summer school, preparing for a mission trip and on and on.  But in truth, the real reason … Continue reading

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Me, the Bride of Christ

My dad asked me to write a post about what it means to be the bride of Christ as I was preparing for my wedding.  I spent a lot of time thinking about what I was going to write, but … Continue reading

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Our Fathers

Today’s post is another guest post from our good friend, James R. Dennis, O.P. James is a Dominican brother who practices law in San Antonio and is a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in San Antonio..  He frequently teaches and writes … Continue reading

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Mauritius

Last fall (2010) shortly after our team returned from South Africa our friend Frank Pretorius started talking to our Executive Director Blake Coffee about plans for 2011. From the start they knew that it would be a big year. There … Continue reading

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