Step out and don’t doubt

...Draw your strength from Him...' Ephesians 6:10 AMP Don't be surprised when God calls you to step out in faith and do something you don't feel qualified to do. That tends to be His standard operating procedure. He does it so that you will … [Read more...]

For I know the plans I have for you

Food 4 Thought: Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. God knows what His will is for our lives, he has declared it, and it is set in … [Read more...]

What can I say?

What can I say? I am amazed at today's happenings. Prayed yesterday for God to provide a place for Go Near volunteers to meet and work. Attended a morning meeting down the street at a friend's office conference room. Within the hour, she … [Read more...]

Showing missionaries you care


Below are some ideas for post-office-free ideas to show missionaries you care adapted from a post titled 15 ways to Bless Your Missionaries This Christmas without Paying Postage. I have included a few of my own. 1. Pray specific Scripture for … [Read more...]

Annie Sixbey shares insights from Maasai land


Annie Sixbey and Chelsea Case serve as Go Near Ministry interns with ABC students and travel to Maasai land Annie Sixbey is 19 years old. She is serving in Kenya as a Go Near Ministry intern after traveling the past two summers with our visiting … [Read more...]

Thankful in this season


THANK YOU to the many who have been a part of mobilizing people to empower the poor.Go Near Ministry chairman, Cheryl Williams who leads with joy and endless energy resulting in a year of expansive growth. Peggy Jones who spurred me on with … [Read more...]

The joy of serving- from Chelsea Case (Go Near Ministry Intern)


The joy of serving is evident in Chelsea Case's life. You will see it on her face and in her words. CLICK HERE  to watch Annie Sixbey and Chelsea Case's interview on KATV Channel 7's The Spirit of Arkansas in Africa news segment.   Chelsea … [Read more...]

A Clear Call


A Clear Call Matthew 25:31-26   "Then the King will say to those on his right "Come, you who are blessed by my Father, take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world. For I was hungry and you gave me … [Read more...]

God’s investment in you


Thank you Edith Brown for sharing the devotional from Matthew 25:25-29 with us today.   Jesus told a story about three men who received talents. Two invested wisely and doubled their money; the third was afraid to take a risk so he buried … [Read more...]

The celebration that never ends- by Annie Sixbey

Annie with Catherine

As we celebrate Annie Sixbey's birthday today, I share a letter written by Annie on her plane ride home from Kenya this summer. Read closely. You will be impacted. When we travel to Nairobi, Kenya and march fearlessly into the depths of the slums, … [Read more...]