(July 23, 2021) Erica Grace, ex-missionary to South America, shares a personal reflection…
What comes to your mind when you hear the word ‘Missions’?
You’ll probably say: the ‘lost’ and that would be right.
A lost man
There was a young man who was totally lost.
He had lost his career, his home, his future, his dreams. He was so lost people had given up on him. He drank himself to oblivion every day and often had wild fits of violence. Friends would bring him to his desperate wife each night, where she would endure his frustrating beatings. She had resorted to hiding money so she would have enough to feed her son.
One night this wild he met a humble missionary. He was reading the story of the Prodigal Son with a very heavy accent.(more…)