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REACH intern: ‘Love speaks every language’

REACH intern: ‘Love speaks every language’

“Love speaks every language.” This is the phrase written across the T-shirts that my teammates (Kelsie Weaver and Julia Hounshell) and I (Hannah Lins) wear. Over our six weeks in Asia, these words proved themselves true. Throughout our time here, learning the language has been both a joy and a struggle.

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Climb Kilimanjaro with CMF!

Climb Kilimanjaro with CMF!

Kilimanjaro is a metaphor for the compelling beauty of East Africa. It’s the highest peak on the African continent and the highest free-standing mountain in the world, rising in breathtaking isolation from the surrounding coastal scrubland to a height of 19,341 feet.

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‘The community re-named him Joshua!’

‘The community re-named him Joshua!’

A young boy in Tanzania with a fly-covered face and tattered clothes is transformed from life as an “unwanted burden” to a happy, smiling student through two years in the CMF child sponsorship program.

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Illinois church trip has big impact on Ivory Coast ministry

Illinois church trip has big impact on Ivory Coast ministry

A small team from Second Church of Christ, Danville, Illinois, accomplished big things on the church’s third mission trip to Abengourou, Ivory Coast, last October to work with CMF team members Andy and Stephanie Gable.

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Six months in Mexico City was a blessing

Six months in Mexico City was a blessing

Words cannot describe how blessed I have been during my six months in Mexico City. I have been blown away by the children of this city! These kids are the next generation. One day they will be missionaries, leading churches, and spreading the gospel.

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