On Mission; Africa Day 8

Tampa Bay; Home. What are you leaving in Africa? What are you taking back with you to Tampa? What are you going back to?   On Mission #iWasBornForThis    “Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting?” 1...

On Mission; Africa Day 7

Conviction > Opinion A man once said, ‘An opinion you carry, but a conviction carries you.’  A conviction is something that you believe that changes the way you live.  As you are heavy-hearted and burdened this week let these feelings, memories and truths transcend...

On Mission; Africa Day 6

Gospel Amputation Like cutting off one’s feet or drinking violence is the sending of a message by the hand of a fool.  Proverbs 26:6 The week has been intense, the workload heavy and the spirituality evident.  Stay the course.  Don’t let the urgency of the Gospel fade...

Envy

Here is a quote that is really resonating with me and our team this week; Never pity missionaries; envy them. They are where the real action is-where life & death, sin & grace, Heaven & Hell converge. – RC Shannon It is hard to put into words the...

On Mission; Africa Day 5

Stop With The Pity And when the centurion, who stood there in front of Jesus, heard his cry and saw how he died, he said, “Surely this man was the Son of God!”  Mark 15:39   Too often we fall victim to pity.  We pity that Jesus had to die on a cross.  We pity the...