So very sad, but beautifully touching. From "The Silent Word" newspaper, by Dr. Ted Camp: "Once Dr. Cathy Rice told the story of a young deaf boy. She said, "I asked the deaf boy, 'what is your sister's name?' He said, 'I don't know, no one has ever told me.'
No one had ever told him the name of his two-year-old sister!
This greatly touched my heart as I thought of all the Deaf who could say about Jesus Christ, "I don't know. NO ONE HAS EVER TOLD ME."
I made a promise th
Is there someplace in the Bible where God has told us flat out what He wants of us, plain and simple, in just a few words?
How about Hosea 6:6?
"For I desired MERCY, and not sacrifice, AND THE KNOWLEDGE OF GOD more than burnt offerings."
The Hebrew word translated "mercy" is hesed (some spell it chesed)
Certain movies may move you right through a whole box of Kleenex.
You do a thorough study on the hesed of God in the Old Testament, and you may as well buy stock in the
This evokes SO many emotions for me!
Just like my former student and next door neighbor (not to mention our son Levi’s guitar mentor and bandmate), Mike Day (it's his post I am sharing), I have long been absolutely gripped by the heart-wrenching disparity in the resources available to us in the good ol’ US of A, contrasted with what is glaringly NOT available to SO many unreached people groups.
Thank GOD we now have a Bible in ASL for the Deaf!!!
Does that mean the work i
Over 30 years ago, Karen Ziegler and Ernie Richards gave their lives to pioneering missions work — reaching the unreached with the Gospel of Christ.
That is STILL our heart of hearts.
Please read the following, remembering that “forgotten” unreached people group right here on American soil — THE DEAF — still at 95 - 98% unreached with the Gospel! https://www.abwe.org/blog/is-every-christian-a-missionary?fbclid=IwAR0XIr4cQM9tGnhOF_HH7gxo4fDXir3n0VukD8he70AUMuoUYtXgN5rVirw
The four messages I gave on "Reigning with Christ" at Caswell Bible Fellowship in late January are now up on my website: ehrichards.com.
These are things every believer really ought to hear, and you're hereby warmly invited to listen in!
Lots of other recorded Bible teachings and meditations, there, as well!