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A Flashback Father’s Day

Papa Carl A prominent religious leader once said: “Let us remember the past with gratitude, live the present with enthusiasm, and look forward to the future with confidence.” The following story encompasses all that; it is the kind of story everyone loves to hear, especially when the saving grace of Jesus rescued a soul that [...] »

We Need a Place to Distribute Those Potatoes

“We need a place to distribute those potatoes that you are going to send us.” I was the new kid on the block as field director of Europe/CIS/Middle East/Russia. Although I had spent the last 28 years in administration, the majority of my work had been stateside. I was still setting up my new office [...] »

Constanta, Romania

Constanta is the oldest continuously in habited city in Romania. It offers Roman archaeological treasures with a blend of Christian and Muslim architecture in the old town city center. It’s a bridge city to the Black Sea and it’s beach resorts. Constanta is the Muslim capital of Romania. It is estimated that Muslims comprise [...] »

B. Randall and Rhonda Parris

Randall and Rhonda Parris have over thirty years of successful ministry. They have two young adult children, Clay and Alysse, and one daughter-in-law, Stacy. Randall’s personal interests include family, college football, classic cars, and ice cream! Rhonda enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and reading. They both love teaching, equipping, coaching, and inspiring emerging Christian leaders. Randall [.... »