We live in stories. Stories are the language of our world. We enter stories and make them part of our own experience.

The God Who Sees Me

Nur looked down, thinking about my question. She looked back up at me to answer. "I just cry," she told me. I shared with her the story of Hagar from

Highway In the Desert

“The desert and the parched land will be glad; the wilderness will rejoice and blossom.” I grew up on the desert plains of a West African count

Lord, Let Them Ask

“Lord, let them ask.” That was my prayer for a Syrian family that my ministry partner and I were about to visit. Every time we visit, we sit toget


The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest to send out more workers into the harvest field.

A Pleasing Aroma

For the first two months after moving into Nineteen Apartments and doing home visits, I wondered about a smell I noticed each time I would visit a