Posts by Heather Prince Doss

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A Good “Good-Bye”

by Heather Prince Doss

As for me, I am already being poured out like a drink offering, and the time of my departure has come. I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. From now on there is reserved for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, […]

Abundantly Far More

by Heather Prince Doss

I pray that you may have the power to comprehend, with all the saints, what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, so that you may be filled with all the fullness of God. Now to him who by the power at work […]

Methuselah and the Kingdom of God

by Heather Prince Doss

I have recently been reading the book The Triumph of Seeds by Thor Hanson and discovered the story of the Judean date-palm tree. The date-palm was among the most beloved and valuable fruits in the ancient Middle East. They are mentioned in the Bible and the Koran and praised for their sweetness in multiple historical […]

A Full Team in Lamego by Karis Koehn

by Heather Prince Doss

Look at this, folks! The whole team is on the ground here in Lamego! Welcome the Bruza family on the far left…. Chad and Joy with Nathan, Cameron, Joshua, and Adelyn. Next is the Lill family…. Aaron and Jennifer with Hannah and Mathew. In the middle our family is almost complete, with Daniel only coming […]

Building People by Andy Steere

by Heather Prince Doss

During the Centennial celebrations this week we’ve had the opportunity to spend time with representatives from the Barnett family, who were among the founding missionary doctors of the Hospital. Dr Arthur Barnett and his wife Peg were married in 1941 and the next day boarded a ship for Theodora Hospital–the original Hospital–located on the grounds of […]

A Noisy Nothing?

by Heather Prince Doss

If I give all I possess to the poor and surrender my body to the flames, but have not love, I gain nothing. –1 Corinthians 13:3 In this familiar chapter on love, we observe to what lengths God has gone to emphasize the absolute necessity of love motivating all we do. The first three verses […]

Taylor’s Story (from The Journey)

by Heather Prince Doss

Meet Taylor, A senior at the College of Charleston, Taylor grew up among the mausoleums of Catholicism in Europe. When should moved to the Bible Belt buckle of Greenville, South Carolina, she occasionally visited churches with friends. Still, even a vague feeling of religious faith seemed like a foreign idea to a natural skeptic with […]

Generous Reward

by Heather Prince Doss

One man gives freely, yet gains even more; another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty. A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed. –Proverbs 11:24-25 What we do in the area of giving directly affects our life. If we are generous people, we will be rewarded. If we withhold when […]

Giving Ourselves Away

by Heather Prince Doss

He went to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put the man on his own donkey, took him to an inn, and took care of him. The next day he took out two silver coins and gave them to the Innkeeper; ‘Look after him,’ he said, ‘and when I […]

Treasure in Heaven

by Heather Prince Doss

For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. –Matthew 6:21 Can’t find the heart? Look for the treasure. Why would we need to look for our heart? Because we need to give it to Jesus! When a young man came to Jesus and asked, “Teacher, what must I do to get eternal […]