Sunday, December 11, 2022 5:33 AM

advent3

Sunday, December 11, 2022 5:33 AM
Sunday, December 11, 2022 5:33 AM

The psalmist celebrated the coming Messiah with the same imagery: “You love righteousness and hate wickedness; therefore God, your God, has set you above your companions by anointing you with the oil of joy. Psalm 45:7 ... Read More

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Saturday, December 9, 2023 11:02 AM

Advent Week 2 2023

Saturday, December 9, 2023 11:02 AM
Saturday, December 9, 2023 11:02 AM

In the classic Christmas movie Home Alone, eight-year-old Kevin McCallister is left behind by his family a few days before Christmas...Read More

Friday, June 16, 2023 1:49 PM

Uganda trip recap

Friday, June 16, 2023 1:49 PM
Friday, June 16, 2023 1:49 PM

This post is a compilation of highlights from the daily prayer updates sent out by GPPD team leader Steph during an amazing and spirit-filled trip to Uganda. ...Read More

Wednesday, May 24, 2023 11:34 AM

20 years staff

Wednesday, May 24, 2023 11:34 AM
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 11:34 AM

As we prepare to celebrate 20 years as an organization on May 3, we asked our staff, associates and board to share how being a part of the GPPD team has impacted their lives and hearts. ...Read More

Sunday, December 18, 2022 5:19 AM

advent 4

Sunday, December 18, 2022 5:19 AM
Sunday, December 18, 2022 5:19 AM

"Being overcome by God’s love for us is the only way we will have anything left to share with those around us...Read More

Sunday, December 4, 2022 6:58 AM

Advent Wk 2

Sunday, December 4, 2022 6:58 AM
Sunday, December 4, 2022 6:58 AM

True joy and peace cannot be found outside of the vine. Abiding is a choice, but the peace we receive is a free gift and we cannot find it on our own.   Read More

Tuesday, September 6, 2022 11:23 AM

vicki ref

Tuesday, September 6, 2022 11:23 AM
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 11:23 AM

My friends and I stood scrunched together at our small, city-airport, arrival’s gate. We anticipated with wonder that perhaps some new life change would be soon walking toward us. Just two days prior, I had been contacted by a local resettlement office... Read More

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 4:17 PM

Lessons Water

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 4:17 PM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 4:17 PM

It was a seemingly insignificant hiccup in my day, but it changed my perspective on access to clean water. The water main in my neighborhood was turned off for...Read More

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 4:34 PM

Ukraine

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 4:34 PM
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 4:34 PM

The crisis in Ukraine has touched the hearts of many. We want you to be encouraged in knowing that even in this dark time, the light of hope shines on...Read More

Thursday, December 16, 2021 6:07 AM

light of world

Thursday, December 16, 2021 6:07 AM
Thursday, December 16, 2021 6:07 AM

The end of the familiar Nativity story is joyful, but the beginning of this story is a mess. The journey to the joy was through chaos, uncertainty, and darkness. But the Light was on the way...Read More

Thursday, August 12, 2021 7:17 AM

nikola's story

Thursday, August 12, 2021 7:17 AM
Thursday, August 12, 2021 7:17 AM

I grew up in a small village in Slovakia. I am a Roma woman who grew up with three brothers and a mom and dad. I wasn’t a typical girl, who was very feminine. I was more of a tomboy who liked to play football with the boys...Read More

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