I am THE refugee: ragtag stories

Peel back our ribs again and stand inside of our chest.                                                                               Skeleton bones stand at the [...]

Border stories … from Serbia

Border stories … from Serbia

A weekend in Belgrade, Serbia as we ministered to refugees there. Fascinating, heart-wrenching stories from Afghanistan, from Iraq, and from Syria.

Three Great Reasons To Reject Refugees (and Starbucks)

Three Great Reasons To Reject Refugees (and Starbucks)

https://www.flickr.com/photos/121448272@N02/shares/9CFR5N Just as the  Starbucks fiasco about those blasted red mugs began to cool, Paris exploded. The Middle Eastern Refugee Crisis came barreling back. This post began as a satirical piece about the red mugs and the refugee crisis and radical Jesus, but with the division in our world right now, I did some editing.  The last thing [...]

Border Stories … the questions in a crisis

Border Stories …  the questions in a crisis

the questions we ask in a crisis

Border stories … thoughts on refugees

Maybe God is penning a comedy up there?

Questions you might be asking about the Refugee Crisis in Europe

Questions you might be asking about the Refugee Crisis in Europe

Maybe no one imagined that the Middle East would come like this. Nobody dreamed of babies being born at borders or toddlers walking kilometers or tens of thousands of families sleeping in the open air. Who could have looked at that Hungarian barbed-wire fence and foreseen a heaving flow of people from Syria, from Iran, from Eritrea, [...]

the world waits in budapest’s keleti train station

the world waits in budapest’s keleti train station

In Syria, we are looking for a place where we won't die.