What an Orphan Taught Me: Thrive Edition

What an Orphan Taught Me: Thrive Edition

This summer, I had the privilege of participating in a trip to Limuru, Kenya and spending time with the children at El Shaddai Boy’s Home. The first day we were there, we met all of the boys and separated them into different age groups. My ministry partner and I were...
Do You Enjoy the Process?

Do You Enjoy the Process?

Six days to form the heavens and the earth and all that inhabit it, plus a day of rest. Eighty five years to form a child in Sarai’s womb. Forty years to arrive at the Promised Land. The list goes on. God is no stranger to taking His time. For some of us, who are used...
The Pruning

The Pruning

 The Pruning “I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener.  He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful.” John 15:1-2   In John 15, we see that God prunes those who...
Introducing James

Introducing James

Allow me to introduce Haotinlen Touthang, also known as James. He’s a sweet Indian boy who knows no stranger, whether it be person or animal. He’s seven years old and as energetic as can be. James was brought to Agape home by his grandmother and aunt. Upon arriving to...
A God Who Makes a Way

A God Who Makes a Way

“‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.’” Jeremiah 29:11 NIV This is a famous verse. It is one we all know well, and one that we love because it gives us hope. It...