“What is done with insane people in America?” asked my foreign host on one of my most recent mission trips to Africa. The question caught me off guard. I’ve been asked many odd questions during my seventeen mission trips to Third World countries. Looking back, however, this one takes the cake for oddity. I explained … Continue reading Failure

Prison Riot

  “The Muslims inmates are threatening to riot.  They want to kill the Americans,” said one of our native hosts. “Really, why?” I asked, half-joking and very nonchalantly. “The guards have things under control for now and want us to speed things up. . .”  The host emphasized the seriousness of the situation with his … Continue reading Prison Riot