132 articles World Missions

Where the Broken Become Whole

Charity Graff, executive director of Gentle Hands Inc. (GHI), a Church of God World Missions orphanage in the Philippines, shares her story. GHI began way back in 1990 when my parents, Dennis and Denie Heppner moved to the Philippines as missionaries, bringing us with them. Founded to serve the urban poor, up until 2002 my […]

Kids adventure through missions

Many children across the globe face realities that seem unimaginable — some are subject to sex trafficking, are parentless, search the streets for food and water, or don’t have homes — and perhaps the harshest reality of all: many do not know Christ. Seeing this firsthand is what sparked the idea of This Little Light […]

A Missionary’s Mind: Staying hope-filled on the field

This article was first published in February 2019’s edition of Global Connect in the Evangel. It was a Sunday afternoon in October when she hardly recognized herself in the mirror. Her tears hit the bathroom floor and the words that repeatedly came out of her mouth were, “Get me out of here.” Two years of serving […]