The Rest of the Story

The Rest of the Story

by Joy Casey  This trip to Africa I have combined international missions work with my church with what I do for NewLife.  With others from my church, I spent a few days in Kenya and just returned to Addis Ababa from visiting a pastor my church supports in the Tigray...
Commitment and Blessing

Commitment and Blessing

by Jason Barta I was excited and tired when I awoke this morning…but first I need to explain about the afternoon the day before.  Joy, Dan, and Steven started their journey back toward Addis Ababa in the late afternoon and I was missing their company.  Miki, Zerihun,...
Church Extraordinaire

Church Extraordinaire

by Joy Casey Our plan this morning is to go to a church that was started by one of the missionaries High Pointe Church in Washington supports.  If you have been reading my posts, you will know that the Missions Director for High Pointe, Steven, and a member of High...
A Special Day Indeed!

A Special Day Indeed!

by Joy Casey  I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.”  Psalm 122:1 It is Sunday – a day set apart to worship and honor our Lord Jesus Christ.  We left early this morning for a church that was recently built through the generosity of High...
Hospitality At Its Best

Hospitality At Its Best

by Joy Casey  It is amazing what a good night’s sleep does for us!  After the exhausting preceding days, we woke up refreshed and ready for what the day will bring. Maybe it was the monkey watching us eat breakfast …. Or perhaps it was the strong coffee that gave a...
Beautiful Feet Bringing Good News

Beautiful Feet Bringing Good News

Thirty-eight courageous, dedicated men are feet on the ground among three different tribes of Mus!im people in southern Ethiopia.  They live in the village they are reaching and are of the same tribe.  This network of missionaries impacting 28 villages are: Bringing...