And She Wept

tearIn these last couple of weeks I saw tears come to the eyes of Nu Nu as she heard that Sar Sar Oo will have surgery to straighten her legs on September 15.  You see Nu Nu is a mother of girls this same age.  She has been praying for Sar Sar Oo who has to walk on her knees because of multiple contusions that were never reset.

I heard tears come from Becky Connely who has given her life to resettling refugees for more than two decades.  She worked side-by-side with Wayne Wingfield and now with Mark.  Becky is good at finding housing, arranging for furniture and has helped thousands to get a new start in America.  At times things can be overwhelming, pray for Becky of World Relief.

I saw tears come from my wife’s eyes as we heard through a translator that the family staying with us had lived on 31 lbs of rice a month for 13 years.  While we were worried about whether they would like our food, the family was grateful for any food.


About johnmcmurphy

Jesus is first and foremost in my life. He is above all religions, principalities and powers. In everything He must increase and I must decrease. Into the hands of Jesus, God has placed life and death, truth and purity. strength and meaning. Only in a growing understanding of the triune God, and his son Jesus can I do, breathe, exist and serve. I have a Bachelor's degree in Bible from Vennard College, a Master's in Social Science from Azusa Pacific University and a Ph. D. from Ohio State in Family Relations and Human Development. I am an ordained pastor involved in cross-cultural ministry. I am currently employed at several colleges as an instructor. If you need to get in touch with me, just leave a comment, I screen all comments and so you can leave further contact information which I will erase before it is published. -John

Posted on August 3, 2009, in A-B, N, S, Uncategorized, V-Z. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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