A First-Name Friend

A First-Name Friend

Written by Emily Cole Air quickly inflated my lungs as I gasped at the view from atop “internet mountain,” one of the few hills high enough to get cell phone reception in this coastal Tanzanian village, and tried to identify the few houses and buildings I could see...
Ordinary People: Ray and Jill

Ordinary People: Ray and Jill

Ordinary People Ray and Jill ; By Mike Delorenzo On Field Media Ray was born in Kenya in 1945, raised as a third generation missionary kid into a family legacy. Ray’s grandfather came to Kenya as a pioneering medical missionary in 1911. In 1938, Ray’s father returned...
Ordinary People: Anna

Ordinary People: Anna

Ordinary People Anna and John ; By Heidi Thulin On Field Media Home assignment is tricky for a bi-national family like Anna and John Mosby’s. Every few years, they juggle visits to her Singapore and his United States. But that’s not all the traveling they do. In their...
Light in the Darkness: Radio Nuru

Light in the Darkness: Radio Nuru

Living in darkness is dangerous. When it is dark, it is easy to fall into an unseen hole or to encounter thieves who intend harm. Fear, also, lurks in the night. For the Mwani, a fishing tribe who reside along the northern coast of Mozambique, living in darkness is...