Breaking the Law

After we explained the gospel back in the spring, one of our first tasks was helping our new believers understand the purpose and role of Israel’s law. Since long before we arrived ‘religion’ meant one thing in Menya: legalism. I decided Sunday was a good time for a lesson aimed directly at the issue…


This is Delma, Rita’s girl. She scrambles for mom every time I approach and cries when she thinks she won’t be able to get to safety in time. I guess that’s what happens after years of mom saying “if you disobey, the white man’s gonna git ya”

A New King

This morning in our Bible study, we were working through Colossians 1:15-20. As we were talking about Christ’s supremacy, particularly His authority over spiritual forces which once dominated our friends’ thinking, there were many joyful expressions.