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,...
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...
Greetings from Ethiopia!

Greetings from Ethiopia!

by Joy Casey Today can only be described as too much travel!  However, as dusk inevitably takes over the day and quiets my spirit, thanksgiving for all I have been allowed to experience these past four days is uppermost in my thoughts.   Front and center is relief...
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...
A Future and a Hope

A Future and a Hope

by Joy Casey When a child enters our orphanage the staff sends us a report telling about the child – where he or she was found and by whom, the condition of the child and all vital statistics.  This report is accompanied with a picture or two.  Then we get updates and...