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In Haiti, homes that Jesus built

Stuart HarrisTwelve other people and I recently had the opportunity to spend a week in Guibert, Haiti, doing construction at a boy's orphanage. Our work including pouring concrete, putting new windows into one of the rooms and painting two other rooms, one of which became a new living area for the youngest boys at the orphanage.

       

Flight delay opens opportunity

Israel MendezAs Israel Mendez, a student at Texas A&M University - Kingsville, was attempting to fly out of San Antonio for New York on a GoNowMissions trip, a flight delay opened an opportunity for sharing the gospel.

       

GoNowMissions in Moldova

Justin CatheyJustin Cathey of Texas A&M University – Kingsville was part of a GoNowMissions team of six students and one adult sponsor that returned Dec. 17 from a week-long trip working with orphans in Moldova.
       

No language barrier

On a recent weekend, I joined three other workers in providing a children’s program at an Arabic prayer conference for Austria.
       

Step of faith

Recently, I was able to witness three people take the next and biggest step in faith—being baptized. This is a big step for all followers of Jesus Christ, but in the United States, we don’t always recognize what a big step it is and what it represents.
       

Learning lessons

My first month in Vienna was a little rocky. Nothing bad was happening. I was just having a harder time adjusting to a new place, new people and a new language.
       

A broken heart

I make my way through a field of pestilence and foul odors, trying to hold my breath as much as I can. Crows circulate above me. I’m in the middle of a landfill. And next to it, thousands of people make their home.
       

Discipleship

During our last few weeks in the village, my team was able to disciple some new believers through daily Bible studies.
       

God's grace

Halfway through our time in the village, Sam, one of the guys on my team, became really sick.
       

Is Jesus enough?

The conversation with my friend started out normally. As usual, I asked the Lord to give me an opportunity to share a word of Christian witness.
       

Conflicting voices

Asia hardhatTired. Overwhelmed. Tearful. These words described my spirit as the community health team and I headed across the city to do another hepatitis B camp.

       

Never forget

All we know are beginnings and ends, starts and finishes—point A to point B.
       

Humble heroes

When I think of a village, I think of no electricity, water from the river and food from the jungle. That is exactly what I saw at this village my teammates and I visited.



       

A peek into the slum

South Asia girlTin roofs. Clothes hanging to dry. Stray dogs and cats. Dirt roads. Buckets of water. Trash. This is what I saw in a slum in South Asia.
       

Dusty feet

I shook the dust off my feet.
       

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