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Not in a Nursery

"No. A nursery is no place for them," he said as we stood on the African rain forest gazing up at a giant mahogany tree. The Cameroon Minister for Forests continued, "These beautiful trees are almost extinct. Maybe one day only old furniture will remind us they once existed." Some mahogany trees are so big [...]

Milk and Answered Prayer

"Teacher, my sister is about to give her newborn baby girl away because she is not able to nurse. Can you help us?" Timothy asked me in desperation. Timothy and his sister live with their impoverished mother who can barely provide enough food for the family. The baby's father left Timothy's sister before the little [...]

Harvest of Labor

It was very hot on the Sabbath afternoon as Berny Leonardo stood with the family and friends of the baptismal candidates on the bank of the Machaquilla River in NE Guatemala. The candidates were very happy to pose for a photo to mark the day they became members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. As he [...]

The Murfreesboro Miracle

It all started when Janet Dennis, in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, read the February 2013 issue of 3ABN World magazine, where we first told people about an upcoming filing window for new radio station construction permits being offered by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). She had recently retired from medical administration and knew nothing about radio, but [...]

Riverside Farm Institute

Riverside Farm Institute was founded in the 1970s and has operated for many years as a lifestyle center, school, medical clinic, and working farm. Riverside has provided care to some of Zambia’s most influential leaders.  Jabel Busl, executive director says, "Through the generosity of ASI we have been able to start work on two urgently needed [...]

The Spirit is Moving

During the last year popular news networks have been filled with tales of man's inhumanity to man, of political turmoil, social upheaval and people making dangerous journeys in search of a better life. Many hearts and homes are filled with uncertainty and fear. The future is filled with foreboding. As I reflect over the past [...]

A Tranformed Couple

I counseled a married couple with one of the most damaged marriages in human history. They’d experienced infidelity and domestic violence leading to a restraining order and retaliatory divorce filing. I tried to impart tools to help them resolve conflict rather than escalate, to connect emotionally, and to affirm and encourage one another, but week [...]