Wait for the New Harvest

John C.L.

READ : James 5:7-11 After the month of December each year, my people in Laos go to the mountainous areas or the deep jungle to select a plot for planting. We cut all of the trees and wait two to three months for them to dry and then burn them. If some branches do not burn, we gather them together and burn again until the field is clean enough to plant crops such as rice, corn, cucumbers and so on. …

Stay Awake and Watch

John C.L.

READ : 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11 Because of the high crime rate, the director of our Bible School in Vientian appointed students to guard our campus at the gate every night. We had done this for several months and we worried less. Until one night, at about 1:00 in the morning, our director went out to check the campus and make sure the guard was not falling asleep. When he reached the gate, he saw the guard sleeping quietly inside under …