One Maximum Happy New Year from Marlene

Today this young woman stopped by to say goodbye. She will be a sophomore returning to boarding school. Boarding school is very prevalent in Kenya and offers a good education, safety, security, and discipline for both young men and women. Esther has been at Challenge Farm in Kitale, Kenya for several years.

Lowly the Worm Bows Down To Jesus in Busy Town

A couple of years ago I attended a seminar at the Tallahassee Christian College and Training Center in Tallahassee, Florida. Mark Geppert with the Founder of the SE Asia Prayer Center was speakin… Source: Lowly the Worm Bows Down To Jesus in Busy Town

Prepared for the Famine

And God sent me before you to preserve you a posterity in the earth, and to save your lives by a great deliverance. September 16, 2020 I arrived in Kenya and have been staying at the Challenge Farm in a town called Kitale. Challenge Farm is 10 acre farm, home, church and school. Long before…

Merry Christmas from Marlene.

A new commandment I give unto you, That you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another. By this shall all [men] know that you are my disciples, if you have love one to another. John 13:34-35 When COVID hit in March, I was like many others who were…

Rose & Thorn

Good morning! I thank God for you and pray especially for those of you who are in America today. It’s a day called Black Friday. Some are already planning to get up early in order to get out into any of the stores that might open to offer slashed prices to early bird shoppers in…

Let Me Be Me

We all appear innocent at first, but the truth is we are all sinners and we need the salvation, deliverance and healing of Jesus. Give God the glory, and He will lift you up and protect you.

A Night Guarded by God

“On the night of the first Seder in Egypt, God did not even permit the angel of death into Jewish homes on “business as usual.” On that night, no Jew died of any cause.”

You have no power except…

Jesus answered, “You would have no power over me if it were not given to you from above. Therefore the one who handed me over to you is guilty of a greater sin.” John 19:11 In my words, “God’s plan supersedes any plan for evil but does not justify the evil doer’s self serving motives…

Aim to please the LORD…

Travel Update & Prayer Requests! Prayer Points COVID Test on the 9th to insure entry into Kenya on September 15th Safe travels and prayer for myself, my son Maverick, his wife Amy, Jonah, Hudson and Ava (Pray for this very long trip and we have to all wear masks except for Ava. Our connection and…

What might CS Lewis say?

My friend Brenda Burgess, writer and editor and I were discussing the pandemic and how it was affecting the United States and South Africa where she lives. She sent me a quote from C.S. Lewis from an article by Matthew Omolesky that she had read concerning living in this age of pandemic. “What might CS…

The Sweetness of a Friend

Dear Friends and Loved Ones: I mentioned in my most recent E-News my travel plans to travel to Kenya. We have now bought plane tickets! I will be traveling with my son Maverick, his wife Amy, and my sweet grandkids Jonah, Hudson & Ava. We leave for Kenya on September 14th! To learn more about Maverick and…

A Boy Named Oswald from Sanford, Florida

Growing up in the second grade and going to Southside Elementary school in Sanford, Florida was a big deal. I can still remember my classroom with the high gloss wooden floors and ceiling to floor windows. You could actually stand there and look out at the trees, the squirrels, the bushes that surrounded the front…

Oh No, Little Johnny

All your children will be taught by the LORD, and great will be their peace. Isaiah 54:13 One of my greatest joys in life was raising my children while I was working for Johnny Blue and April Craig. They still own Craig Commercial Realty in Tallahassee, Florida and have raised three wonderful children, Johnny Blue…

The Call of Intercessors

 “We know that God does not listen to sinners, but if anyone is a worshiper of God and does his will, God listens to him.” John 9:31 According to my earnest expectation and hope, that I will not be put to shame in anything, but that with all boldness, Christ will even now, as always,…

Major League Courage

“So Gideon took ten of his servants and did as the LORD told him. But because he was afraid of his family and the men of the town, he did it at night rather than the daytime.” Judges 6:27 Gideon was afraid but he did it anyway. It took courage. Lorraine is 98 years old…

Crowns will roll in the dust

“Come down from your thrones and sit in the dust, for your glorious crowns will soon be snatched from your heads.”

Running from evil..

Run, forest run! Relax and enjoy this very special video. My son(s) and daughter(s), if sinners entice thee, consent thou not. If they say, Come with us, let us lay wait for blood, let us lurk privily for the innocent without cause: Let us swallow them up alive as the grave; and whole, as those that…

Missionary Vickie Cone!

Missionary & Minister Vickie Cone… International Students at OSU. I met Vickie through a mentoring program and I am so thankful I did! Vickie recently became a missionary with the AOG and will be working with International Students on the OSU campus. She also hopes to lead a Bible study for Chinese students this summer….

Friends & Freedom Fighters….

The Horrific Truth about Human Traffickingwith Tomas Lares Click Title or below picture to watch Video The first time I met Tomas Lares was at a business meeting. The second time he was leading worship for an evening intercessory prayer service. Tomas speaks both English and Spanish fluently and in a way that draws you…