The Rain of Rejoicing
Rejoice in the Lord your God! For the rain he sends demonstrates his faithfulness. Joel 2:23 It seems a simple thing for the Lord to affirm his faithfulness through something so commonplace as rain. But this easy-to-pass-over declaration in Joel becomes profoundly meaningful when one steps back to examine rain through the lens of the […]
PNG: Simple Reminders
Sunshine and rain in the same day resulting in green, green, and more green – the reminder that God sustains the work of His hands. Birds in the morning and crickets at night. Guinea pigs in the grass and geckos in the corners of the house (they eat spiders) – the reminder of God’s creativity. […]
Straddling Two Worlds
Merely two months away from our first home assignment after four years of life in PNG and we find ourselves in the awkward position of straddling two worlds. We’ve got one foot on the ground here in PNG – flying, teaching, raising kids, washing dirty clothes, and peeling carrots – while our other foot has […]
“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations…” is the heart of our work with New Tribes Mission. Back in 2004, as we pursued the Lord’s guidance in our lives, we realized that the task of making disciples in every nation was (and still is) in dire need of laborers. Even 2000 years after Christ gave this command, there is still a third of the world’s people groups who have yet to hear the gospel! God has convinced us that our lives ...