God’s Grace Amidst The Garbage

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as told to Andy Butcher, Decision Magazine ’93 If you had told me few years ago that my search for meaning in life would end on a garbage dump,  I would have probably thought you were crazy. But that is just what has happened.  As a missionary with Youth With A Mission (YWAM), I work […]

Gideon, from Zero to a Hero

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How to conquer our fears and doubts As a farmer , Gideon possessed zero credibility to act as a general in the army neither had he any training at all to be a soldier.  An ordinary man of no reputation yet he rose from zero to a hero of faith in Hebrews 11.   He  […]

You Stink : Light a Match After Using Toilet

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Few seconds after I boarded a jeepney in Manila, the passengers started looking at me and covering their nose. I know I took a shower , wore a clean shirt and pants so I was confident that wasn’t me..  Some passengers put a cigarette in their mouth and lighted a match,  Oblivious until someone told me […]

Cross Cultural Bloopers

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A German outreach team of eight young people came to visit our missions house for a few weeks in Balut, Tondo Manila. My wife and I served as their house parents helping them to get around Manila and to deploy them to the different ministries in Smokey Mt. garbage dump. As houseparents we gave them […]