Nothing Short of a Miracle: Exciting Developments!

Our Israeli and Palestinian peacemaker friends are on the front lines of this most recent surge of violence in the Middle East.  Thousands are looking to them for hope in the midst of the suffering.  As we’ve reached out to them, we’ve found them resilient and hopeful as always, but equally discouraged, fatigued, and in…

Prayer Vigil

As I stood between Gilberto and Alejandra overlooking the wall that divides the United States and Mexico and extends into the Pacific Ocean, I thought to myself, “This is a moment I will never forget.” Gilberto has given himself to the care and flourishing of deportee’s in a Tijuana shelter for 30+ years as an…

The Do-Nothing Mission Trip

A guest post from Morgan Schmidt – the amazing youth leader on our most recent “Immigrant’s Journey” Learning Lab – which was featured on World Vision’s 30-Hour Famine blog… Conventional youth ministry wisdom says you probably shouldn’t walk a group of high school students through the red light district of Tijuana. You also shouldn’t make…