February 22, 2017
Yndira Santana Oquel was in her high school one day in the Dominican Republic when a fellow student stood up in class. The student looked around and said there was a bad smell in the room. “Who’s wearing that Haitian lotion?” the classmate asked.
Helen Yang gave her life to Christ in 2005. Originally from China, now living in Texas, Yang works as a volunteer Christian radio host and uses WeChat, a Chinese social media app, to reach...
Late last year, Cindy Bultema was wondering what to do next. As an author, blogger, and sought-after Christian speaker, she had publishing proposals and speaking engagements to consider for 2017.
February 20, 2017
Two years ago on Feb. 15, a video was released showing members of the Islamic State, or ISIS, marching 21 captives, most of them Coptic Christians, along a beach on the southern Mediterranean coast.
February 15, 2017
- Dozens of Christian Reformed Church leaders and members, both young and old , and representing several ethnic groups,-- gathered recently for a time of learning, reflection, and fellowship at Sunlight Community CRC in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
- Considered one of the premier leaders for church planting in the Christian Reformed Church, Manny Ortiz passed away late last week at the age of 78 in Philadelphia. Friends says he was a man who had an uncanny ability to see what troubled people and find ways to help them.
- Ann Voskamp, author of the bestselling book A Thousand Gifts, was having a difficult time writing another book. As it turns out, a mystery gift that came in the mail helped to change that.
- Meet David, a courageous young man with a huge heart. At first sight, he may not seem like much of a threat. But, his small “stones” of love and compassion have been powerful weapons in putting an end to the “goliath” of poverty in this world.
- Miguel Jacob is of Lebanese descent and operates a quiberia, booth where he sells kibbehs, a meat dish native to his Lebanese culture. Lately, his quiberia in Brazil has become a drop-off spot for Cada Dia devotional booklets.