I have learned to be content (Sort of. Okay, not really. But I am learning)

A few weeks ago we sat in an adult Sunday School class in Georgia. The topic was contentment.  The challenge was from Philippians 4:11-13 …for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances.  I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret… Read More I have learned to be content (Sort of. Okay, not really. But I am learning)

5 Reasons to Give or Pledge to Ellisons in Mongolia Today

5. Because your gift will change a nation: The country of Mongolia will be transformed as its people become disciples who make disciples.  Your gift will provide theological education, pastoral training, and support economic development to support the local church as they reach their country for Christ. 4. Logging your faith promise (pledge) now, even if you don’t… Read More 5 Reasons to Give or Pledge to Ellisons in Mongolia Today

A Whisper.

There have been a number of people who commented that they’d followed our trips but didn’t know we were considering long-term missionary service.  That’s probably because we didn’t really know that either. Our first trip to Mongolia was just over a year ago.  God had been stirring in Cory’s heart before that but the thought… Read More A Whisper.

They’re not unhappy, they just don’t smile in pictures

Cory is in Mongolia and is posting pictures of his trip on Instagram and Facebook.  You’ll notice that in a lot of the pictures the Mongolians aren’t smiling…or at least they’re not smiling very big.  Sometimes they look downright angry or bored.  They’re not any of those things.  They’re just Mongolians posing for a picture… Read More They’re not unhappy, they just don’t smile in pictures