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...
Our Father’s Heart

Our Father’s Heart

Kubsa’s story began with trauma and separation, but he is now enveloped in the loving care of a mom, dad and three big sisters.  His new name is Samuel.  He has a miracle story of how God saw him left outside a church, how he was rescued and placed in safe place, and...
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...
A Joyful Place! – Day Six

A Joyful Place! – Day Six

by Joy Casey Our orphanage director and nurse arranged a meeting with the Mayor of Shashemene, Awoke Yirdaw, so at 9 a.m. we stepped into his beautiful, spacious office.   He is a Christian brother and graciously listened to each of us explaining the purpose of our...
Renewable Mercies – Day Five

Renewable Mercies – Day Five

by Joy Casey The faithful love of the LORD never ends! His mercies never cease. Great is His faithfulness; His mercies begin afresh each morning. Lamentations 3:22, 23 I love the hope this verse gives us … every morning we wake we can be hopeful that God will use us...
Come Travel With Me – Day Four

Come Travel With Me – Day Four

by Joy Casey Before another day passes, I need to explain why I am doing this trip solo.  My colleague and friend, Jason Barta, planned to travel with me.  We spent much time planning what to bring and making sure our four suitcases were packed to the limit.  However,...