Tag Archives: mission trips

July 28 – Why Do We Do This?

1 Corinthians 14:1-25; 2 Kings 8; Jonah 3 I love the opportunity to visit other countries and share the love of Christ with the people in those countries. What I hate about it is the plane ride. They fit 10 … Continue reading

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January 21 – True Riches

Luke 16; Genesis 27:46-28:22; Psalm 21 One of the things traveling on mission trips has made clear to me is the wealth of the people in the United States. God has blessed us abundantly and even the poorest people here … Continue reading

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August 4 – A Personal Reflection

Usually these posts avoid a personal slant until the prayer time. That is deliberate. I use the devotional thought to talk about what God is teaching me in general and the prayer time to show how what I learned affects … Continue reading

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July 25 – Is That All?

“And Elijah sent a messenger to him saying, ‘Go and wash in the Jordan seven times, and your flesh shall be restored to you, and you shall be clean.'” (2 Kings 5:10) Naaman was furious! He hadn’t traveled all the way from Syria to have some flunky tell him to take a bath in a dirty, muddy river! Continue reading

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May 11 – The Mission

Acts 20:1-16; Judges 13; Job 41 Paul knew that the time for this missionary journey was over. He had traveled to many cities. He had spent two years in Ephesus. As he got ready to head back to Jerusalem, the … Continue reading

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