It Should Have Been Me

I see the homeless man on the corner, sitting with a sign and his dog, his lips chapped, with dirty clothes and a couple bags, then I realize - it should have been me. I see the young college kid, full of pride, pleasing only himself, living in the only hope of constant self-pleasure and …

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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 The reasons are many, but ultimately it was through trips originally made by AFM founders who traveled on Gospel missions to work with various pastors in Bungoma, and …

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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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The Great Duty of Family Religion – George Whitefield

The Great Duty of Family Religion George Whitefield (1714-1770) “As for me and my household, we will serve the LORD.” Joshua 24:15 These words contain the holy resolution of Joshua, a most devout man of God, who reminded the Israelites in a most moving, affectionate speech what great things God had done for them. He …

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