When we take God’s authority over fear and doubt in our lives, miracles happen. Evangelist Chris Franz writes about a miracle he saw in Ethiopia when he preached God's Word after overcoming an intense fear. read more
Nurses with OM Lake Tanganyika have discovered a new kind of medicine. It’s so powerful that for the present time they are leaving all other conventional medicine behind when they go on medical outreach trips. read more
When Hurricane Charley hit southwest Florida in 2004, Zach Bonner was 7 years old. After hearing the news that those affected by the storm needed food and water, Bonner went door to door with his little red wagon asking for help. That little red wagon, combined with assistance from friends and family, eventually filled 27 semitrucks with food and supplies. read more
Not long ago boarded-up businesses filled Cleveland’s downtown Slavic Village, which led the nation in foreclosures and became a national symbol of the recession. Now a church is taking back the area to not only give it a new face, but to offer hope to a dying community. read more
With every cup, you can drink coffee and do good. That was Jonathan Golden’s plan when he founded Land of a Thousand Hills in 2005 as an initiative to support the people of Rwanda after the 1994 genocide devestated the small African nation.
Golden, an ordained minister, had become burdened for the people of Rwanda and was inspired by the signs of forgiveness and healing he saw happening among them. He wanted to find a way for his North American church plant to come alongside the Rwandan people and support them socially, economically and spiritually.
“Coffee was the answer,” he says. “Through this model, we bless and create value in their work and demonstrate the gospel of grace and reconciliation.”
Partnering with coffee-growing villages around the world is transforming lives.
“For us, coffee is a highway of trade into communities to make sustainable change that begins by providing farmers with a fair living wage,” Golden says. “Through our community trade model, we’re able to invest in villages by building a school [and] providing food, orphan care and coffee-production training.”
Seven years after its inception, Land of a Thousand Hills now helps communities in Rwanda, Haiti and Thailand, providing a living wage for more than 10,000 farmers and their families. Golden and his team continue to partner with people and churches who commit to brewing good coffee in order to fuel even more good work.
Golden says it’s easy to do good—“Especially when it [involves] good coffee.” read more
After a group of intercessors began to pray for their nation amazing results occurred including, a shift toward Biblical values, government's national repentance, and political backing to fight human trafficking and abortion. Be inspired to change your nation through prayer. read more
From rallying Canadians for mass prayer to reaching Hollywood on her knees to fighting abortion, Faytene Grasseschi leads a unique movement of activist intercession. Now her call to an entire nation in transition is crossing borders. read more