The Reluctant Heart

Stewart Fenters Devotional

If you have had any time with children of any age, or humans in general, you are probably familiar with reluctance. A simple, calm request to “pick up your shoes and put them in the closet” can turn into a drawn-out stalemate as the child continually finds an excuse not to put the shoes in the closet. This is, of …

Broken People Serving Broken People: Part 1

Tammy Medders Outreach

I am broken. You are broken. We’re all broken. Our world is broken. It’s fairly obvious. We can try to hide the messy parts of life, but something or someone will disappoint us and then out comes the crazy. My aunt has a necklace that says, “Hide Your Crazy.” It makes me laugh, because we are smart enough to do …

Jeremiah Fund – Jason Lopp: Carolina Waterfowl Rescue

Kristen Pittman Outreach, Stories

Jason Lopp always liked animals, but he never considered volunteering with them until an opportunity to redesign Carolina Waterfowl Rescue’s website came along. “Before doing that, they wanted me to volunteer working with the animals so that I would have a better understanding of the rescue and the work they do,” Jason says. Carolina Waterfowl Rescue rehabilitates and cares for …