International updates from Joanna Berry, Vice President of Family and International Ministries.
What gift do you think the wisemen brought to Jesus? A chupon! A baby bottle, was the eager answer. Sharing the good news of Jesus’ birth, our mission team traveled to Costa Rica in December. We turned an old table on its side, and draped it with a blanket, creating an improvised puppet stage. Crouched behind, team members held stick puppets while a narrator told the story of angels, and shepherds and wise men, and best of all, a baby! The children responded to questions in their language. “Jesus was born in a “corral” and laid in the dry grass in [...]