Giving Tuesday is Here!

Giving Tuesday is Here!

Today’s the day! GIVING TUESDAY! Give online or call us at 660-225-0810 to donate towards the $45,000 goal in support of literacy projects in Sierra Leone. Phone lines are open until 7:00 pm CST. Follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram throughout the day for...
From Baby Steps to Life-Changing Strides

From Baby Steps to Life-Changing Strides

As we approach the celebration of the nativity of our Lord, we of course envision Him as the newborn babe in the manger. This image of babies reminds me of the phrase baby steps, used to describe not only the first tentative attempts to walk, but also the incremental...
Perspectives on Cows

Perspectives on Cows

My family and I served with Lutheran Bible Translators in a rural area of Botswana in southern Africa. In those communities, cows play a central role. There are words which describe each animal’s color and pattern. I read a recent survey finding in the US. According...
Inspired

Inspired

Do you see yourself as inspirational? Have you ever encouraged a friend or co-worker? Offered guidance to a child? Supported a cause? Well then, you’ve provided inspiration. You have spurred on, impelled, motivated, and exerted an animating, enlivening, or exalting...