Profiles in Courage

Wednesday, 30 December 2009 21:25 Written by

An Abused Young Wife in Bangladesh Becomes a Lawyer


Women in Bangladesh have a hard life. Most experience a lot of suffering. Kiron Corraya is one such woman…As a child she used to work in the fields. At times she was in so much physical and emotional pain she would kneel down in the sugarcane field and pray to God to send Jesus to help her. Even though it took a long time God did hear her prayers…

Friday, 18 December 2009 02:01 Written by

Ramona, a Story of Courage from Romania


Ramona Dobrica and I first met at the Saftica Group Foster Home in 2001. She had come to

the foster home at the request of the Child Protection Services in the Ilfov County. Her home

situation was unstable and abusive. She was 12 when I met her.

Saturday, 05 December 2009 03:15 Written by

Pat Morr: A Woman Who Fears the Lord

As I write this article in New Delhi, India, I can think of the many women who have inspired me over the years. Our churches are full of mature women who have devoted their lives to serving God and his people, some at greater cost than others.



Sunday, 22 November 2009 00:45 Written by

Kamla, Courageous Woman in Kathmandu

To foreigners and tourists Nepal is a beautiful country, and indeed it is. The women of Nepal though don’t get to enjoy that beauty very much. Most of them live a life of hardship and suffering. They get married young, don’t go to school, and toil from morning till evening to make ends meet.


Sunday, 01 November 2009 03:58 Written by

Raising Two Kids with Special Needs in India


I want to tell you about my friend Rekha, one of my heroes…

Saturday, 17 October 2009 01:24 Written by

Refined From Within

When I was married for a mere two months my husband was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy and myopathy, conditions that result in heart failure.

Sunday, 27 September 2009 03:48 Written by

Marvin and Sharisse Lucas' Story

I was born to a pair of 18 year old parents from New York.

Thursday, 17 September 2009 01:00 Written by

Eunice, Keeping the Dream Alive

Eunice was a single woman in her 50s in the London church ten years ago. She always served and helped, faithfully following Jesus. God blessed her with a relationship with a wonderful man also in his 50s, Trevor.

Thursday, 03 September 2009 20:15 Written by

How Annie left her family to become a disciple

What sacrifices do we have to make to become disciples? “In the same way, any if you who does not give up everything he has cannot be my disciple.” Luke 14 vs.33.Sometimes becoming a disciple entails real sacrifice, even at a young age…

Thursday, 27 August 2009 09:18 Written by

Rebecca Christensen

“Though you have made me see troubles, many and bitter, you will restore my life again; from the depths of the earth you will again bring me up, you will increase my honor and comfort me once again.” (Psalm 71:20-21)