Category Archives: interesting people

More Than Dreams

These are true stories of Muslims–in Egypt, Nigeria, Turkey, Iran–who found Jesus through dreams and visions. has these stories in many languages. I love these stories of finding God. I was born into a secular American family and found Jesus … Continue reading

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Welcome, sons and daughters of Abraham! (Part 3)

That Lamb is Jesus. Jesus is mentioned in the Qur’an–in over ninety verses in fifteen surahs.  He is called ‘Isa (يسوع).  The most common reference to Jesus occurs in the form of “Ibn Maryam” (son of Mary), sometimes preceded with … Continue reading

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Welcome, sons and daughters of Abraham! (Part 2)

God honored Abram’s faith so much the Bible says He “credited it to Abraham’s account as righteousness.”  Genesis chapter 15, verse 6, New International Version (NIV) What (Who) was it Abram believed? He believed God.  He believed God when He … Continue reading

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Welcome, Jersey and Macedonia!

Two new countries joined us today:  Jersey (the largest of the Channel Islands, between England and France) and the Republic of Macedonia, one of the Balkan nations in southeastern Europe (unless it is Macedonia, a region of Greece). Jerry and … Continue reading

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A Gift for You

On our morning walks, Jerry and I hand out gospels of John or Bible verses in assorted  languages, mostly English and Spanish, to homeowners, gardeners, builders, “fixers” of roads, sewers, electric and telephone lines, delivery people– This morning we met … Continue reading

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Night on Prayer Mountain-2

While I was at Multnomah Bible College (now University) our Dean of Women Pamela Reeve wrote and self-published a little rainbow-colored book titled Faith Is… that later became a best-seller. In telling us students why she wrote it, Miss Reeve … Continue reading

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GOD IN MUSIC: Lecrae, Kirk Franklin, Israel Houghton

What do Lecrae, Kirk Franklin, and Israel Houghton all have in common? Yes, they’ve all won multiple awards, sold millions of albums, and have garnered a large fan base, but none of these are the answer. Okay, okay, the answer … Continue reading

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