A recently-engaged couple came to us for some pre-marital counseling. They are both believers, are very humble, and have a thirst to learn about how they can be holy not only individually but as a couple
There are many small villages along the European border that have been taking in refugees and housing them in their wedding salons. As we have been serving the refugees, we have had local believers with us who have been sharing the gospel with the locals in the villages.
Recently, I visited a new friend for the first time after observing her growing faith. When I asked her how she came to faith in Christ, she told me about receiving aid from a Kurdish church.
We let our son play at the park for a couple minutes, hoping it would use up his energy so we could get more sleep one evening and get through our sickness. Then, an extremely talkative Kurdish lady wanted to talk with us. She has a 3-year-old son who was playing with our son.
Two young adults and I visited a couple that had recently fled the war and had arrived as refugees in our city. The church had recently provided some essentials for them to begin their lives in their new home, so we had a follow-up visit to check on them, encourage them, and share the gospel with them.
I shared the story of Ruth with a young woman and her mother and grandmother. We discussed how God took Ruth out of the depths of despair…