What is Your Calling?

What is Your Calling?

“You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit—fruit that will last.” John 15:16 Everyone is called by God in a general sense to love him and have a relationship with him. But what about your particular calling? What has...
5 Reasons for the Global Education Crisis

5 Reasons for the Global Education Crisis

  It has been proven that education is a pathway out of poverty, however the current state of global education reveals just how narrow and inaccessible this pathway is, especially to the world’s poorest populations. Millions of children in developing nations will...
Five Practical Tips for Your Next Short-Term Missions Trip

Five Practical Tips for Your Next Short-Term Missions Trip

As we at Edify are preparing to take teams to the field this summer we have been reflecting on what has made our past trips successful. I believe that short-term mission trips can be effective and I want you to have the best possible experience.  I hope these tips...
A Test to Move Forward

A Test to Move Forward

Pursuing a dream takes courage and perseverance. The wonderful school proprietors Edify works with understand this. They understand that falling down and encountering bumps along the way test the heart. When adversity comes, most of us are tempted to give up, to...
Ebola: Responding Together

Ebola: Responding Together

In Hebrew culture, there is a beautiful practice of sitting shiva. When someone passes in a family, friends can gather to mourn alongside each other. They sit with the family in their grief. Somehow a grief that feels too big lightens when someone is by your side....