MASERU, Lesotho (BP)--As the woman lies dying, a spiritual struggle begins. The woman's body has wasted away. Her organs are shutting down. Sweat beads on her emaciated face. She smells like death. Southern Baptist missionary Babs Dial leans over the woman and whispers to her about the love of Jesus ...
BANGKOK (BP)--They needed pigs that don't stink. At a meeting in rural Thailand, Mark Patenaude heard the pig farmers' dilemma. They were being forced to move their smelly livestock a mile outside their village. But some farmers were too poor or too old to do so. Patenaude spoke up.
DAKAR, Senegal (BP)--The Muslim religious leaders are upset. It's a good sign.
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (BP)–At 102 years old, Ruth Carlisle still knew the power of prayer. When one of the hospice workers tending to Carlisle told her about a grandchild who had been diagnosed in the womb with a serious birth defect, Carlisle did not hesitate. “Let’s pray,” she said. Seven months after birth, the baby […]