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25 January 2016

A Pure Heart

“The human heart is the very throne and citadel of God. When he moves in, heaven begins.” –Sadhu Sundar Singh I want to write about the heart. That’s what determines who we are, what we’re worth to God, what we mean to God–and what we mean to each other. It’s not about who’s the smartest…

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16 December 2015

A Missionary Legacy

[Every few years I have been re-posting this newsletter I wrote in 2001, and again I would like to remind those interested in the work Iris Global about one of the great catalysts of our ministry–my heritage from my grandfather. During this Christmas season may we delight continuously in the coming of our Sa…

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2 November 2015

Five Essential Core Values

Written by Rolland Baker

Hi everybody! A lot of people want to know more about our Iris values and “DNA.” I know I’ve written about these before, but I think in the Lord that it would really help if I sent you this. It’s a very fresh and to-the-point description that is a transcript of an interview I gave awhile ago. May …

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12 February 2015

Confidence in Him

“Though you have not seen Him, you love Him, and though you do not see Him now, but believe in Him, you greatly rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory” (1 Pet. 1:9). Faith and joy are rare commodities among us, but valuable and precious beyond words. How extraordinary that we chase after other thing…

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1 February 2015

Onward and upward in Jesus!

Twenty years ago Heidi and I landed in Mozambique with a vision: to see what only God could do in the worst circumstances we could find in the world. We wanted to prove that the Sermon on the Mount was as valid there as anywhere. The blessings of the Beatitudes apply not just to the wealthy and sheltered, and thos…

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27 November 2014

Thanksgiving in the bush

Written by Rolland and Heidi Baker

To our worldwide Iris family! This week, like every other week, on Thursday afternoon we piled into my Land Cruiser with four bright-eyed children, joyful Mozambican leaders and friends from around the world uncertain of what they were getting themselves into. We bounced along dusty dirt roads, and even our guide…

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16 July 2014

Relationship in the Kingdom

Written by Rolland and Heidi Baker

Our years in Pemba have been tumultuous, intense, filled with demonic attacks, violence, threats, opposition from the government, discouragement, theft, loss, disappointments, failures, staff turnover, and the constant, unrelenting demands of extreme poverty and disease all around us. It almost always seemed that …

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10 April 2014

Faith in the Flood

Written by Rolland Baker

First, here’s a Facebook quote written by one of our staff members. Dawn Wilk: Feeling very thought provoked after our staff meeting today… There I was, sitting in a room full of people who were just resurfacing from massive flooding; people who have lost their homes, friends, husbands, wives, chi…

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25 January 2016

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A Pure Heart

“The human heart is the very throne and citadel of God. When he moves in, heaven begins.” –Sadhu Sundar Singh I want to write about the heart. That’s what determines who we are, what we’re worth to God, what we mean to God–and what we…view »

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25 January 2016A Pure Heart “The human heart is the very throne and citadel of God. … More »

16 December 2015A Missionary Legacy [Every few years I have been re-posting this newsletter I … More »

2 November 2015Five Essential Core Values Hi everybody! A lot of people want to know more about our… More »

12 February 2015Confidence in Him “Though you have not seen Him, you love Him, and though … More »

1 February 2015Onward and upward in Jesus! Twenty years ago Heidi and I landed in Mozambique with a v… More »

27 November 2014Thanksgiving in the bush To our worldwide Iris family! This week, like every other… More »

16 July 2014Relationship in the Kingdom Our years in Pemba have been tumultuous, intense, filled w… More »

10 April 2014Faith in the Flood First, here’s a Facebook quote written by one of our… More »