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The Island

By Kimberly Adams  (booksie.com)

A stranger has arrived on the island and claims to be a Christian and a doctor. Emrarie is the only one who speaks English and can speak to the gentleman. His ideas are a little different than the islanders' beliefs, but maybe he is not all bad.

Short Story | Updated Sep 22, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Island,Islanders,Doctor,Christian,Bible,Jesus,God,Missionary,English,Teenager,Teen,Injury,Surgery,Hut

A Foreign Language And A Piece Of Raw Fish

By Vimal Kumar  (booksie.com)

This is just a short memoir, capturing my frustrations and eventual adaptation to the local culture of the Marshall Islands, where I was called to serve as an LDS Missionary

Miscellaneous | Updated Jun 30, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Memoir,Hard,Things,Missionary,Lds,Vimal,Fish,Foreign,Language,Marshall,Islands

kess

A Big Step In Growing Up

By Kess  (booksie.com)

This is the true story of my Childhood, and the adventures life I had as a young girl. I dedicate this story to my family and dear friends in Africa, D.R.Congo. TO BE CONTINUED!

Novel | Updated Mar 2, 2013 | Reads: 141 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: D.r.,Congo,Africa,Adventure,Missionary,Missionaries,Family,Friends,St.,Peterburg,Russia,War,Poverty,Work,Life,Children,Of,Soldiers,Friendship

jacob_david

Wendy Dugwame - An Inspiring True Story From My Journey To South Africa

By Jacob David  (booksie.com)

This is an excerp from a book being written about my life and missionary journeys around the world. This segment highlights the life of a 5 year old little girl I met at an orphange in a poverty striken township inside of South Africa. It is her story of the struggle, faith, and triumph that she...

Short Story | Updated Aug 11, 2012 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: South,Africa,Missionary,Short,Term,Missions,African,Aids,Epidemic,Apartheid

Amen Lord, Amen

By Sdavis8966  (booksie.com)

Bill, a missionary to the Congo, relives his life while living in a nursing home. It is a sad yet joyful tale of love, sacrifice, and ultimate joy.

Short Story | Updated Aug 2, 2012 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Missionary,Death,Hope,Joy,Reunion

swords_edge

This Is A Warning

By Swords Edge  (booksie.com)

my feelings put into words, also read The Bolding. this is the answer to the feelings i had then. P.S the picture above is of a little boy named Joshua in Uganda Africa, his memory inspires me each day and his story is so common among children like him, but so little people hear it.

Poetry | Updated Jun 14, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 7
Tags: Christianity,God,Jesus,Satan,Destiny,Mine,Missionary,Cannibals,Death,Fate,Warning

glorthiar

Countdown To The Border

By Glorthiar  (booksie.com)

This is a story about a Family who has to escape North Korea under life threading conditions....

Short Story | Updated Oct 15, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: South,North,Korea,Death,China,Asia,Sad,Blood,Family,Escape,Missionary,Vietnam,Dear,Leader,Kim-jong,Il,Depressing,Guns,Bullets,Sadness

arun

Expectations Die!

By Arun  (booksie.com)

An orphan girl hates the atmosphere of being brought up in a missionary. She longs to be adopted... comments and suggestions please.

Short Story | Updated May 25, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 12 | Likes: 52
Tags: Desperate,Hope,Tragedy,Orphan,Adoption,Expectation,Dream,Failure,Craving,Girl,Child,Business,Adopt,Missionary,Change.

bonnie_blythe

Milagro For Miranda (contemporary Christian Romance)

By Bonnie Blythe  (booksie.com)

Miranda Adams is in desperate need of a milagro-a miracle. She's trying to find her half-sister, Soledad, living in an orphanage somewhere in Mexico City. Spencer Meyers, bound to her by his family's blackmail, helps her as they set off on a frustrating search through winding, unnamed streets of...

Novel | Updated Dec 15, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Christian,Romance,Contemporary,Mexico,City,San,Miguel,De,Allende,Milagro,Nezahualcóyotl,Missionary,Kids

I Can't Have You

By Smiiley  (booksie.com)

For a missionary I can't have

Poetry | Updated Jul 27, 2010 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Missionary,Can't,Want,Sad,Love

smiiley

In Love With A Missionary

By Smiiley  (booksie.com)

idk what to write here lol

Short Story | Updated Jun 18, 2010 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Missionary,Older,Can't,Have,Him

Epitaphs 6 & 7 - Dark Night

By Edwardjbradleysr  (booksie.com)

These "Epitaph" poems were inspired and informed by the life of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate: "Mother Teresa Of Calcutta, India". Hyperlinks to her life story are provided at the end of this posting. Epitaph 6 is for women. Epitaph 7 is intended for men. This was written with complete...

Poetry | Updated Dec 25, 2008 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 17 | Likes: 19
Tags: Beatification,Beatified,Bradley,Calcutta,Calcutta,India Catholic Catholic,Nun Catholicism Charity Edward,Bradley Edward,J,Bradley,Sr Edward,J.,Sr.,Edwardjbradleysr,India,Mission,Missionary,Missionaries,Missionaries,Of,Charity Mother,Teresa Mother,Teresa,Calcutta Mother,Calcutta,India Nobel,Peace,Prize Nobel,Prize

duncan_bewley

The 30 Year Old Virgin

By Duncan Bewley  (booksie.com)

This is the story of my journey through South East Asia as a young fundamentalist Christian. It details exciting stories and wonderful people and cultures, and then goes into the breakdown extremism caused me. The book is about finding a way to passionately practice your faith without falling...

Novel | Updated Nov 25, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Spiritual,Memior,Missionary,Travel,Story

susan_hartline_fouts

Selfless Love

By Susan Hartline Fouts  (booksie.com)

This poem is dedicated to a young man named Suraj, who exuberates selfless love that I wish I could demonstrate.

Poetry | Updated May 28, 2008 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 7
Tags: Missionary,Himalayas,Temple,Christ,Burdens,Backs,Valley,Mountains,Church,Prayer,Pastor

writtenbybjallen

Our Calling

By Writtenbybjallen  (booksie.com)

Our story about God's calling on our lives (so far)...

Short Story | Updated Apr 22, 2008 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Religion,Cult,Calling,Church,God,Missions,Missionary,Serving,Christian,Christianity,Surrender

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