Transformation in Sierra Leone

Transformation Sierra Leone gathering

Sierra Leone is still one of the poorest countries in the world, but God is on the move. As I look to 2018, I see tremendous opportunity to expand our ministry efforts so more people can be set free through integrity and a new kingdom mindset. Thank you for your continued support, and I hope seeing the growth in our ministry this year encourages you.

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Where do I find real peace?

by Dr. Conrad Van Dijk We can all agree that the people of the world today are desperately searching for peace.  The people of Sierra Leone are no different.  At our meeting with the traders union, a man stood up and said something profound about peace.  It caused tension in the packed room.  The man wasn’t talking peace in his nation; he was talking about peace in his heart, and it was lacking. I had…

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A mustard seed of hope

What is hope? I found the answer lying on my bed, long into my recovery process from a terrible car accident that caused me serious injury and ended the life of my wife Anna. I had a choice, and that’s when I realized what hope is. Hope is a choice. If I have faith in God’s love, it gives me hope, and hope can lift, encourage, and put a man’s feet back on the floor to stand up and take another step forward in the strength He freely gives to us, if we’ll receive it.

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The story of transformation in Sierra Leone

It all started in December 1968, when Anna and Conrad got engaged. With that huge decision made the next question was, “What are we going to do afterward?” The wedding date was set on June 28th, 1969 – the day after Anna finished the school year teaching at Calvin Christian School in Hamilton. Both Anna and Conrad had a spirit of mission and adventure; now they needed a direction. During March Break that year they…

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