Not until you have a chance to get away from our increasingly greedy, untruthful Madison Avenue driven invasion, or you happen to see how Christmas is done in other parts of this country and the world, do you get a chance to hit that Christmas season reset button. Yet once I was inside Piotr’s home, […]
ITMI’s first 2015 edition of In Touch Mission International Monthly tells the harrowing story of crisis and salvation – both spiritual and physical – of a key figure in the South Sudan conflict. In his words: “The three soldiers that were with me overrun [run past] me. I was tired, I gave up my life[,] […]
Have you ever been down to your last dollar? Ever wondered how you were going to pay your bills or buy food to eat or gasoline so you could get to work? Millions of people the world over know this feeling … Three Unexpected Things God Used to Provide
Charl van Wyk and the church he is part of have become advocates for a settlement near their city called Klipweuhel. It means Stone Hill. It’s a tough place to be a teenager. In their culture, pre-marital sex is glorified. It verifies a woman is fertile and gives her worth. Senseless violence is part of life.
We were sure we won the battle for her medication to be re-funded by the Polish Socialized Medical Care. A positive decision on the part of the Polish Medical Authorities was made last spring. The re-fund plan was to be introduced last June, then August, then October, then November. Now…
The Dangers of the River: a harsh reality The diseases found in unclean, contaminated water kill 1.8 million children every year. Because of diseased water, up to 50% of all people in poverty stricken areas along Zambezi or other rivers, suffer severe health problems. “When we go to draw water from Zambezi river, some times, […]
You pull into work on Monday. You do a double-take. Shaking your head and rubbing your eyes, you stare. Am I going crazy? Is this a dream? Your place of work is gone. Panicked, you log in to your bank’s website to check your financial situation. How long can my family stay afloat? Instead of […]
Pastor Fidele heard from one of his church members what the community was about to do. Pastor Fidele quickly rushed to the scene and found Mr. Buyongwe surrounded by a very angry mob, yelling and shouting that he should be burned. Mr. Buyongwe was sobbing bitterly and pleading for his life to be spared by […]
Not long ago, Kawede was summoned to the local police department. The owner of the leased 2-room structure was illegally demanding the property back, and the police were siding with him. They demanded to know why Kawede had not vacated the leased property.