When I met, Fadzai in Overspill, Zimbabwe, I knew it wasn't by chance, and that our friendship would become a microcosm of the Redemption of the world, the real heaven and earth we've been looking forward to for the past 2,000 years.
Here are 10 reasons 2013 made us do the happy dance. We hope you're wearing dancing shoes—we're pretty sure you'll want to join the party!
When new equipment became a critical need in Nicaragua, we turned to those of you whose hearts have been touched directly by the dedication of our teams—in Nicaragua and across Central America. To all of you amazing alumni who helped us reach the generous $40,000 funding match, to provide our staff with a new truck and compressor, enjoy this special thank you message from Jorge, Nicaragua Short-Term Trip Director!
The excitement of Christmas transcended across continents this week, as people all over the world celebrated the humble birth of a mighty King. This week, our Living Water South India team returned to a few villages that had previously received the gift of clean water, and brought with them a celebration of the birth of Christ.
Here's how to craft a conspiracy at your church: 1. dream up some DIY gifts. 2. host a craft party—get the whole church involved! 3. save money on gifts made with love. 4. use some of what you saved to offer clean water. It's how Harrisonburg First Church of the Nazarene celebrates each year!