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Pews in the Park (part 1)

Skate parks and churches typically share little in common. But in Quito Ecuador, they are one and the same. On summer afternoons like this, the …

Christmas Celebration 2013

Are we calling this a "win-win"?

“Many of these families require two incomes… just to survive.”

I’ll tell them bluntly, “Most of these people will never ride in a helicopter, meet the


Why We're Losing the War on Poverty

One night in December 2003, an 8-year-old girl named Yuri was abducted, raped, and brutally murdered in the remote Quechuan village of La Union, …


Why Am I Not Poor?

For many years I sat in a pew on Sundays, listening to occasional sermons about the poor, giving to special offerings and looking appropriately …


International Teams USA

Leadership Institute

Investing in our Next Generation Leaders

The First Baptist Church of Geneva has launched a new Leadership Institute for college students and college …


Wendi Dwyer, bringing literacy to South Sudan

Wendi Dwyer should have been packing for a trip to Africa. She had been scheduled to leave the next day. But a recent outbreak of violence in South Sudan — the nation is teetering on civil war — forced her to cancel. Instead, she sat in her Geneva home and explained her reason for often flying …