Stories of Wonder

  • The God who Hears and Rescues – Charlene Dow

    • May 12, 2015

    I have been experiencing God’s presence and saving power through Jane, International Justice Mission and Matt Redman. Nathan and I had the opportunity to speak at the product launch of Little Lotus, a blanket designed by the Embrace team, in San Francisco. Embrace was co-founded...

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  • The Giver of Priceless Gifts – JB Dow

    • May 12, 2015

    My story over the past year and a half has been one of surrender as I sometimes picture myself riding bareback on the Great and Wild and Good Stallion as He gallops across the pages of my life, printing his proud hoofs in the receiving...

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  • Wandering and Wondering – Jennifer

    • October 23, 2014

    It was after the service this past Easter, and I was walking to my car and talking to Angela Walker. I remember telling her, if I want my life to be different, unless I change something nothing’s likely to change. And that was the first...

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  • Forgiveness, by Nate

    • October 8, 2014

    Hi Everybody,  To paraphrase and steal from Jeff Foxworthy, if you have a story that includes forgiveness and church, you just might have a story of wonder 🙂  This is a continuing story of wonder about my journey thru negativity.  I hope you remember what...

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  • Still Wondering, by Tim & Natalie

    • July 15, 2014

    A few weeks ago, we talked with Cyd about sharing a story of wonder. What we planned to say then was quite different from what we’d like to say now. We’d like, however, to share both stories with you.   What we would have said:...

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  • Trusting in Uncertainty, by Dawne

    • July 10, 2014

    Seven years ago I was enjoying my job as bookkeeper and office manager for my previous church. I was married to my high school sweetheart and our youngest son was a year away from graduating high school. I imagined continuing on at this church for...

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  • God Unfroze Me, by Carol

    • July 10, 2014

    For those who do may not know my story, a little over a year  ago, I had just retired from my company, when 3 weeks later my dad fell, broke his hip and had to come live with us, needing someone with him 24/7.  Two...

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  • Excited to get a sister, by Rachel

    • July 10, 2014

    Last year, I felt like something in my heart said I should go to China so we could adopt my little brother. That something in my heart was God. Now, I feel like I’m being called back to adopt a sister this time. I am...

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  • Observational Evangelism, by JR

    • July 4, 2014

    I was honored to have been invited by my brother to perform his wedding recently. At the same time, I knew that most of the people at the wedding, including my brother and his fiance, would be nominal Christians at best. So, I really had...

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  • Compassion Sunday story, by Laurie

    • July 4, 2014

    There are certainly three highlights of our Guatemala trip but I want to talk mainly about two.  That said, ask Gavin about the 450 teeth that were pulled one day on a village medical team, or Nila about the lab work she did that day when...

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