After reading the story of Andrew Brunson’s experience in a Turkish prison, it was an easy decision to add him to my pantheon of heroes. In his book, God’s Hostage: A True Story of Persecution, Imprisonment, and Perseverance (Baker Books, 2019), Brunson documents his intense emotional, mental and spiritual hardship, during 735 days languishing in […]

Trusting God

Life will always be lived with uncertainty. Lean in to it with faith, hope and courage. Joy , peace, and confidence. Phil 1:19-26. Paul had been serving Jesus for 30 years. Probably i his mid-60s. It was a costly journey. Beaten, imprisoned. He wrote the book during a 2-year house arrest awaiting trial. This letter […]