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Oaks of Righteousness

Posted by Mason Sherrill on

The last couple of days have been filled with many meetings, philosophical dialogues, deep conversations, inspiring stories, recollections of faith journeys, planning, prayers, introductions, and unparalleled hospitality (well, everywhere except the bazaar where local police harassed and...

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Earrings for "Doll"

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A young Central Asian girl was raped by several men in her village. Shame, bewilderment, and cultural forces silenced her from reporting her perpetrators or sharing her tragedy with her family. Too young and innocent to know she was pregnant she suffered for several months with what she thought...

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When I am afraid, I put my trust in You!

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When I am afraid I put my trust in You! This morning I sit in the presence of brothers and sisters in Central Asia as we are encourage to radical commitment as followers of Jesus. Radical, in that we make a drastic change and departure from traditional and cultural norms; commitment, in that we...

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Almost Home

Posted by Mason Sherrill on

We are almost home! Last flight segment fron Detroit to Grand Rapids departs in a few minutes. We miss Roy and Jennifer, their family, and those we ministered to already. Tired from the long day of travel, and the intensity of serving these last two weeks, we are all eager to sleep in our own...

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God is at Work!

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What wonderful day in Grenoble! It has been such a blessing to see God work in so many different ways! If we came back with even half of the stories of the amazing experiences that we have had on this trip, it would still be an enormous blessing with abounding testimonies of God’s...

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Camp of the Peaks

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Greetings from a joyful but exhausted group of witnesses for Christ! Today we left early in the morning for a one hour drive into the alps where we helped out at a Christian camp, Camp of the Peaks. We spent the morning chopping and splitting wood with axes and splitting mauls, and leveling some...

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From Kathi

Posted by Mason Sherrill on

Every day has been overflowing with adventures and challenges. I can't think of a more valuable way to invest two weeks of "vacation" time, The training in how to reach out to Muslims has been excellent, and I've developed the highest regard for Roy and Jennifer. Watching Jennifer's selfless...

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Prayer Walk

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We had another wonderful day of work in Grenoble! God is so good to us and it is a blessing to share in the things that He is doing here. Today we had the opportunity to do a prayer walk in the neighborhood that Roy and his church have been closely working in for the past few years. It was a...

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Sunday, Church, and Lyon

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This Sunday we had the privilege of worshiping with French/Arabic Christian believers in Lyon!  The Spirit overwhelmed us with His presence as the Word was read in French, English, and Arabic.  During a time of prayer, little children, men and women, all called out to our heavenly...

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Streets of Grenoble

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Bonjour friends and family, Life in Grenoble is treating us well. Today we stepped foot in streets that are 100s and 100s of years old! It is incredible to be standing in a place that is older than your country and just knowing that God has been there every single second. Although His...

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