Monthly Archives June 2014

Texas Refugees Fleeing Death

But Jesus called them to him, saying, “Let the children come to me, and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of God.” Luke 18:16 (ESV)

What would you do to save your child’s life? The growing mass of lone children and even young families in the Texas Rio Grande Valley indicates how desperate the situation is in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. US media seems to consider these refugees a political issue or an inconvenient distraction. These are real and hurting people.


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Meriam’s Faith in Jesus Not Negotiable

So everyone who acknowledges me before men, I also will acknowledge before my Father who is in heaven, but whoever denies me before men, I also will deny before my Father who is in heaven. (Matthew 10:32-33 ESV)

When six months pregnant Meriam, age 27, answered the door in February 2014 she found stern faced Sudanese government officials who ordered her to grab her small child and come with them. She and her two-year-old son were thrown into a tiny jail cell.

Her crime was her faith, she is a...

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Texas’ Refugee Crisis

New Information added 6/10/2014, 5 PM

“Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.” (James 1:27)

My heart aches when I see photos of scared and hungry children in refugee camps near war torn countries, but what can I do when it is so far away? Well it’s not far away anymore.

Border Patrol officials along the Texas Rio Grande Valley have been overwhelmed with wave after...

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