Under the Fig Tree

Other, Life Lessons, On Track, RelationshipsYour tears are not the only outward sign of your deepest pain Your need is desperate Your words are filled with horrors You scramble to fill a bag with warm clothes for your children For your baby Your house is cold Your...

Full hearts

Education, Life Lessons, Prayer, Relationships, TransformationIt’s amazing how a small act that seems insignificant in our eyes can spark something huge in God’s Kingdom. We’ve had a small box of bilingual scripture cards in our home since we’ve been married. They’re...

Ambassadors of love

Hospitality, Other, Life Lessons, Prayer, RelationshipsI first met Ankur when his marriage was struggling. My main aim was to help him to get to know Jesus and serve him physically, as needed. Little did I know how much the Lord was stretching me in my love. I was...

You came back

Theology / Church, Life Lessons, Relationships“What? WHAT? Wow! Wow! WOW!!” Silence followed; a deep, intentional silence from my friend, Mawar. “I’m crying!” she eventually said. I had texted Mawar earlier to let her know we were back in the country after four months...

Loving my neighbour

Hospitality, Partner, Relationships, WomenOnce again, Sarah rather unconvincingly tells me, “I know the universe is looking after me.” In our first year here, whenever we looked out our kitchen window to the apartment building opposite, we would see a couple smoking...