Rise and Pray

Recently, I have been deeply burdened by a situation involving an at-risk child in Ukraine. I am not at liberty to share specific details, but since hearing, I have wrestled with feelings of helplessness and frustration. “There is nothing to do but pray!” I complained to the Lord one night. Even as I gave voice […]


It was time. All of our belongings were loaded into the vans that would transport us from Hungary to Ukraine. The European Initiative Budapest staff — a team I am so privileged to know and have served alongside — were already waiting downstairs to say goodbye. Tears blurred my vision as I closed the door […]