I work in the Middle East among refugees. Country-less, they cannot work, have no citizenship, and no rights. They cannot own property, open a bank account, or legally get a phone. All they can do is sit and wait on the U.N
Nate Kutz is home temporarily from serving in the refugee camps in the Middle East.
“How do they do this day after day? How do they handle seeing this evil all the time and keep going?” These were my questions as I headed to the International Justice Mission Global Prayer Gathering last weekend. Just home from Haiti, I knew I was exhausted and really didn’t have much emotional endurance left. As I settled into my seat for the opening session, I knew these people were going to carry me through. Gary Haugen,
I will confess I didn’t make it through all the sessions last weekend. I fled when the details of the abuse of children started being discussed. I even retreated for a
The table is set with a collection of perfectly curated dishes and glasses, the lavender candles are lit under the bounty of flower arrangements around the room and the cheese plate sits on the bar anxiously awaiting the arrival of my close friends. According to my latest Martha Stewart Living magazine, I had nailed hospitality. Or so I thought…
Stepping into the Senegalese village of
“Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing so, some people have entertained angels without knowing it.” Hebrews 13:2
I praise God for the work He has done over the last 11 years, mostly in our hearts, through our partnership with Mission Inner Senegal and specifically with our village,
I am thankful for each person who has visited
Please PRAY WITH US ~ 31 Days of Prayer for Senegal will be on the Providence Senegal Facebook page.
Day 1: Surrendered and transformed hearts of the team members; good health and traveling mercies (trip dates: March 10-19)
Father God, my Creator, I present my body to You, and to Your Son, My Savior, and to Your Holy Spirit, My Helper.
Every part of me was made by You, is redeemed through You and exists for fellowship with You.
I confess to You that I have used My body in ways that refused You and abused myself and others.
I want all that You made me for to become an increasing reality every day that I live.
Forgive me. Heal me. I am Yours.
I align my thoughts with Your thoughts.
I yield my affections to Your affections.
I offer my skills for Your purposes.
I offer my weaknesses for Your empowerment.
I bring my relationships under the authority of Your Kingdom.
Let my eyes and ears learn to see and hear as You do.
Let my hands and feet take me to places that I will serve as You serve.
And for all of the
Let my soul find rest in You,
And my spirit
“And I will meditate on Your wonderful works.” Ps. 145:6