An Island Too Far

An Island Too Far

An Island Too Far ; By Mike Delorenzo On Field Media MAKING LANDFALL We rolled up the legs on our trousers and jumped into the wild, warm surf as our little speedboat tugged against its anchor in the rising tide. Before us was a mesmerizingly beautiful beach, drawing,...
Street Art

Street Art

  Written by Jami Staples The life and ministry of Andrea Hellemann is plotted with catchy quotes, titling each season like a room in an art exhibit. When Andrea first told her parents she wanted to be a missionary they very calmly replied, “Why don’t you do something...
Family Style

Family Style

  Written by Jami Staples Where I come from when someone says “family-style” they are describing a quaint little restaurant where mashed potatoes come with every entree and the fifteen items on the dessert  menu all end in “-obbler”.  But to Dan and Bethany Tanner,...
A Noble Effort

A Noble Effort

  By Mike Delorenzo The patient work of Literacy Ministry Written words are patient things. Once they find their form in so many sentences and are bound into books, they wait. They remain unchanged in the fleeting breadth of a human lifespan, and untouched in the...
The End of the Road

The End of the Road

  by Kenny Bendiksen Glenn and Sandy Wilton first came to Adi in 1976 to live among the Kakwa tribe of northeastern Congo. They did not arrive on a two or four-year assignment. They came, like missionaries of a different era, “for the duration.” But some...

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