Finding Jesus in Iran

By Courtney Lott- At the age of sixteen, the Lord met Nastaran Farahani in a vision. While in the shower, she heard a voice telling her to repent and that she would be washed of her sins. Though at first she did not understand, God would soon make clear the message he had sent. Around […]

The Promise of Righteousness

By Elizabeth Glass Turner- “Then justice will dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness abide in the fruitful field. The effect of righteousness will be peace, and the result of righteousness, quietness and trust forever.”                  – Isaiah 32:16-17 The word righteousness isn’t one you see popping up on your Facebook […]

Love God, Love Others, Make Disciples

By Reed Hoppe- In her twenty years as a missionary in Central Asia and India, Rachel* has experienced God work in miraculous ways. Her stories always captivate me – so different than my life in the southeastern United States. Both the Old Testament and the Book of Acts come alive as Rachel recounts God moving […]

Invited to the King’s Table

By B.J. Funk- I found a beautiful little nugget of gold resting in a spot I wouldn’t think gold would be. It’s an encouraging Scripture from 2 Kings 25 from which the title in my Bible reads The Fall of Jerusalem. Surely, we cannot find gold there, for this chapter tells of Nebuchadnezzar’s attack on […]