During a time when Sandy and I were worn out and in desperate need of encouragement, God brought us some good friends who lived closer than we could've imagined (and unknown to us, they already had strong connections with my family!).
Duration: 10 minutes 48 seconds
To get to the small village of Hequ (pronounced like you're sneezing) in China where my grandparents worked, you had to take several trips by train until you got to the final leg of the journey which involved traveling by foot for 11 days through treacherous canyons. During one of these trips, my dad made a mistake which caused him to learn a difficult lesson and on another, the caravan encountered a group of bandits. In both cases, God miraculously protected my family and His divine hand was evident.
Duration: 5 minutes 24 seconds
What would you do if you knew that your community was about to be raided in a time where lawlessness was rampant and the government wasn't able to step in? Today I'd like to share a story about how God miraculously protected my family during such a time in China.
Duration: 6 minutes 4 seconds
It took three and a half years for Sandy and I to get our Indonesian visas. When we got to Singapore, our mission leader was dumbfounded that we were the chosen candidates. He said that out of all the people who applied, we were the least qualified. While I was a little offended, Sandy found it encouraging and today I'd like to share why in a quick story I have for you all. This is yet another example of how God's ways aren't always our ways!
It's not required, but we suggest that you watch the story called "How God Miraculously Grew Our Family" first before watching this one to get a little background.
Duration: 4 minutes 30 seconds
While we were in China preparing to return to the United States some years ago, I asked a pastor friend what I should preach about after returning home. His answer surprised me greatly.
Duration: 5 minutes 13 seconds
This week, I'd like to tell you the amazing story of how God opened a door to the people in the province of Gansu, China.
Duration: 7 minutes 37 seconds