A Renewed Passion

A few months back, I had started trying to assess what I could take out of my life since I was feeling overworked. Everything I am involved in, I care deeply about, so dropping things from my schedule is difficult.   After looking at all I was involved in, I decided...

Enemy Territory!

A couple of weeks ago, the Grace Gardens outreach team went into one of the brothels and we were met with more hostility than we had been met with in a long time. The brothel manager tried to kick us out and one of the girls tried to hit me when I tried to start a...

Breaking the Silence!

2 Corinthians 12:7-10 “Because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, for this reason, to keep me from exalting myself, there was given me a thorn in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to torment me—to keep me from exalting myself! Concerning this I implored the...

Peace in Chaos

I know Nigeria has been in the news often lately. All of us missionaries who live here have seen the news and we have all had e-mails and/or phone calls from well meaning family and friends asking us why we are staying here and at what point we will leave. I have...

The Secret Listener

This last week in the brothels, we got three girls to sit and listen to Mercy share the gospel. One girl was sitting right in front of her room as Mercy spoke about the righteousness of God and His love for these ladies. As Mercy spoke, I started hearing a man’s...