Tag: miracles

Floodwaters stopped for WIM missionary in Indonesia

Indonesian children watching monsoon

Recently one Sunday night, I received an urgent Skype call from “Ruth,” our fellow missionary in Indonesia. Her house was in danger of flooding yet again as a monsoon storm was raging outside. She had no one to help her and she was in charge of a number of young children. Immediately, a verse that had been on my mind throughout the day came out in the form of this prayer…

God Has Heard Your Prayer!

piano keys

Zechariah was a Jewish priest. He and his wife Elizabeth wanted to have children, but Elizabeth was barren. They had prayed for many years, but their prayers were not answered. Now that they were well past childbearing years, it is very likely that they had stopped praying and had accepted the fact that they would die childless…

Tumor Disappeared

Bolivian cancer patients

For several years, Piedra Viva’s women have made bi-monthly visits to a local shelter for low-income cancer patients, bringing them fresh produce, dry goods and a word of encouragement from Scripture. This year Ana Vargas has spearheaded our efforts, and has been bringing several of the women to church on Sundays. One such woman, Rina, came forward for prayer and God touched her. She shared that at her last check-up the doctors told her that her tumor had completely disappeared. Praise God!

Veteran Missionary David Garcia: Mayans, Miracles, and Mount Sinai

David Garcia is no ordinary man. Actually, he is ordinary, but his tenac­ity and per­se­ver­ance make him extra­or­di­nary. I have seen him confront and overcome much adversity in the course of his ministry. I first met David in 1983 at King’s Way Missionary Institute in McAllen, Texas. He was already…

My Wife is a Hero

back alley

By Ron Mouser [MEXICO] Recently, Ivonne rescued a woman who was being beat by her “husband” in the alley next to our house. He was threatening to kill the woman with a big rock when Ivonne rushed out… Read More

How about Italian?

raking leaves

By Andrew Conrad Sheryl and I were in language training school in McAllen, Texas.  We were going to school full time, living on missionary support for the first time in our lives, and enjoying the challenges of living… Read More

Heaven: It’s Not Your Time Yet

By Tynan Barnes When I was 17 years old, I was an avid baseball player in high school. I loved baseball with a passion. On March 4, 1999, we had a game. Unfortunately, I had forgotten my baseball… Read More

Mortgage Burned!

When God performs miracles, we like to celebrate them properly. This summer, that celebration included playing with fire. WIM began construction on our current headquarters in 2003, but finishing it required taking out a loan in 2004. Only… Read More

The Happy Monster

little girl playing in a garden

By Hannah Henderson (Missionary 249) We left our home in Missouri at 3 AM to head for the airport. Despite my best efforts, Thymely (nearly two years old at the time) awoke as I was putting her in… Read More

Juan and the Handkerchief

baby

It was about ten o’clock in the morning that day in Tamazunchale, Mexico, when Brother Juan knocked on my door. He had walked two hours down the mountain from his remote village of Coatzontitla, where he pastored a… Read More