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Africa 2015 – Update 2

Dear friends, Thanks so much for your prayers. We've only been here a week but it feels like a month. So much has transpired. Our trip from Rwanda to Congo was uneventful until we got to the border. It took a while to get across due to corrupt officials but we...

Africa 2015 – Update 1

Thank you for praying. We finally got our 12 missing crates of books/resources today. For those who have asked, I am much better physically. I am so thankful for God's healing hand as we have 15 more days of intensive (8-9 hours/day). Our first By His...

Honduras 2015

It was a blessed time in the mountains surrounding Tegucigalpa, Honduras, the first weekend of March.  It was the 19th annual Women’s Conference for the Conservative Baptist Association.  The title was “Remendando el Alma” – Mending the Soul – with Psalm 147:3 (“He...

Is Your State Demanding Justice?

Decreased demand. That is what will make the greatest impact in the world of sex trafficking. Buyers drive the demand, but in many states there is no consequence for their actions. The children being abused are often arrested for prostitution. Do you know the laws...

The Story Behind the Song “Surgery”

  I remember feeling warm and peaceful as I jotted the lines of "Surgery" at Lux Coffee Bar. I was reflecting back on a long, painful and healing journey I had taken over the past couple years. I thought I was okay before... but I wasn't at all. I was hurting...

Supernatural Expansion in the Congo

A Drop of Water Into Rivers We share an exciting update from Daphrose and Gratia Counseling Centre's leadership team from the Congo. She writes, "Sunday, June 15, Gratia Counseling Centre team was busy in a great gathering for headmasters and leaders of Parents’...

The Mysteries of Creating: “Where is God”

  I often feel like songs are mysteries, waiting to be solved. You initially catch a clue like a word, idea, or melody, and then your brain is off to solve the mystery of what the song is “supposed” to be about. There are no rules, but somehow you just know there...

Seeds for the Kingdom

Many of you pray regularly for Daphrose and her team of chaplains that are counseling in the secondary schools of North Kivu, DRC. At great personal risk and sacrifice they offer emotional and spiritual support to the youth of their districts who have been ravaged by...

New National Seminary Course on Sexual Abuse

  God raised up Mending the Soul in 2003 because of the critical need for solid resources for Christian leaders on abuse. Thankfully, more and more people are recognizing and responding to this need. So we are very excited that Dr. Steve Tracy has been asked by...