Giving A Smile

Giving A Smile

Shop for everyone on your gift list this Christmas at smile.amazon.com and Amazon donates to NewLife Ethiopia! If you already use Amazon, there is a super-easy way to make your purchases count!  Just go to smile.amazon.com/ch/81-3431164 and select NewLife Ethiopia as...
KIDS!

KIDS!

by Joy Casey Nothing energizes me more than being knee-deep in wiggly, exuberant kids. I can’t always be physically present in our school, Sunday School, and literacy classes, but I vicariously enjoy the children through the pictures and videos our Children’s Director...
God’s Incredible Plan of Adoption

God’s Incredible Plan of Adoption

by Becky Burns Sometimes it hits me – a fresh realization of how incredible God’s plan of adoption is.  It always comes out of some sort of brokenness and loss.  Only our compassionate, rescuing God could take something as devastating as being abandoned and bring...
Living the Book of Acts

Living the Book of Acts

by Dinah Monahan Being here in rural Ethiopia I feel like I am walking in the book of Acts. Take away the vehicles and telephone poles and you have the donkeys, camels, and teeming people of Jesus’ time. Because those in villages do not have vehicles their life is...
Crazy Good!

Crazy Good!

by Joy Casey in Ethiopia It was crazy good to be in the midst of 37 missionaries and their wives on Thursday.  They were treated to three days of R&R at a hotel — a much needed R&R, I might add.  It was four years ago when we hosted a similar getaway. ...
A Trip Cut Short

A Trip Cut Short

by Jason Barta I never thought my next report on our trip to Ethiopia would be written from the United States only days after landing in Ethiopia…but here I am in my office in Washington.  God works in  mysterious ways, and I know this is one of those times. Dr....