Mercy Home Story: Surrendering the American dream for Christ and Kenya

The Bys family sold all they owned, gave away career and savings to serve God as full time missionaries to help the needy. But why Bungoma, Kenya? The reasons are many, but ultimately it was through trips originally made by AFM founders who traveled on Gospel missions to work with various pastors in Bungoma, and …

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Apprehension in Giving Books

I am privileged to know, at least via social media at this time, brother Don Currin. I also cannot but help to agree I have felt much the same, but I too will continue to give Bibles, books, and sermon links regardless - although I do now try to explain why I wish for someone …

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Karson the Lion-Hearted: A Trial of a Missionary Family

I feel truly privileged and honored to share this story today; I feel even more humbled to know my brother Jeff Bys, missionary with About-Face Missions (AFM). This story comes from their family missions blog page. You can also connect with them and see how the Lord is working amazing things in Bungoma, Kenya area …

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Beauty of Repentance

Beauty of Repentance. Repentance is not a cruel task that one performs as the demands of a harsh taskmaster; rather it is a beautiful response to a true, grace-giving God who is just, mighty, merciful. The beauty is found in the turning towards, and realization that, Jesus is all beautiful and that our sinful, selfish …

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Jesus – The Only Expected Person

Jesus - The Only Expected Person. “In all the history of the world Jesus emerges as the only 'expected' person. No one was looking for such a person as Julius Caesar, or Napoleon, or Washington, or Lincoln to appear at the time and place that they did appear. No other person has had his course …

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Christianity is Controversial

When General Douglas MacArthur passed away in 1964 at the age of 84, one word kept cropping up in the deluge of comments about the distinguished old soldier. Both friend and foe agreed on one thing--he was a controversial figure. Of course he was. Any man as forthright as he, in a day when it is …

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No Man Cares For My Soul

"No one cares for my soul." Powerful clip from Richard Owen Roberts. Listen to all of this clip. You may never be the same in how you reach out to others.   If you need help, please reach out. Here is my story for as an example for you that there is hope. http://www.EyeonChrist.com/story   …

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Buy a Book – Support a Missionaries

Sometimes I feel as if there is so very little I can do to help in global missions. I have always remembered this about missions and being a Christian: "You either go down in the well, or support those who go down; either way, there ought to be scars on your hands." In God's good …

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