News Update for CHRISTWORKS and Our Projects

NEWS UPDATE — NOVEMBER 2020 We do not post many news updates, and usually the occasion is a mission trip. COVID restrictions for entering the Philippines have kept us from returning, but we are still engaged with those we love at IFL. We chat with children or staff several hours… Continue reading

What Lives Matter?

What lives matter? I spent a few years with a project in Uganda, and made good friends with Gertrude, her daughter, a son, and many others who lived in a little village in near the Western mountains. I served them, helped where I could, got a few things they needed,… Continue reading

Thank You for All You Do

“Thank you for all you do!”  Her voice was quiet and sincere.  I looked behind me for the person she must have been talking to.  The formal gowns I found in her secondhand store were being shoved into a big plastic bag.  The ticket was miniscule compared to the price… Continue reading

Rescue from Dengue Fever

I was healed from Dengue Fever between two and six days from an initial mosquito bite (or bites). The pivotal point was Faylene’s prayer for me on the July 13 that was immediately followed by a cessation of extreme stomach cramps and pain. Other symptoms left quickly. My platelet count… Continue reading