KANSAS CITY, Mo. (BP)–The stage is set for thousands of girls to gather for “Blume” — four days of worship, interactive conferences, hands-on missions and ministry projects, concerts, nightly fun activities and new friends. More than 6,000 girls from across the nation are expected in Kansas City, Mo., for the missions event designed to encourage […]
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP)--Feeling the smooth wooden handle of his mallet, Abu San diligently taps it onto a small cutting tool to create a leather circle. As he shows his fellow Indonesian workers how it’s done, he works slowly using his tactile senses. Since he’s been making Christmas ornaments for more than 20 years, he can practically do the job in his sleep -- or even blind.
PORTLAND, Maine (BP)--Holding containers of frozen casseroles, Cindy Walker arrived at the homeless shelter with homemade meals to nourish and bless the residents when a man in his 30s with a backpack, wearing clean but worn clothes, parked his bike and offered to help.