“You would be perfect for a former Amish guy!” she exclaimed. I smiled and laughed, sure it was completely unlikely. I had never met an ex-Amish young man in my life! Read Mose & Katrina's Story ... Read More about Perfect for a Former Amish Guy
Stories of Cross-Cultural Love
Over coffee, Lawrance talked nearly nonstop, trying to convince Amanda that he wouldn't work for her. His honesty and openness had the opposite effect: She was hooked! During the next few months, they became students of each other, intentionally covering all the possible deal-breakers they could think of. Read the rest of their story at Boundless: Cross-Culture Marriage ... Read More about She was hooked!
Dan didn't go to India to find a wife. He went to serve at a small Christian hostel that housed children going to school away from home. For many of them, he was the first American they had ever seen. Dan didn't know he had met his wife. He just knew that this mischievous teenager was not blinded by the fact that he had come from a rich country. Read the rest of their story at Boundless: Don't Mind the Gap Cross-Culture Marriage ... Read More about Now he was calling her “darling”
David isn't at all apologetic about what first attracted him to the dark-haired Dutch nurse: her beauty. “It may not sound so spiritual,” he says, “but a real attraction is necessary and normal.” Jonne, in turn, was impressed with this tall, blond sailor from Sweden. Read the rest of their story at Boundless: Cross-Culture Marriage ... Read More about Real attraction is necessary and normal
To a poor Mongolian pastor who made about $30 a month and a poor American girl who worked part time this seemed an insurmountable amount of money. So, we prayed. We wrote letters. And we kept our hearts warm for one another while we waited for God to do something. Read the rest of the story ... Read More about an insurmountable amount of money
Jennifer showed up in Uganda to stay with her cousins Syd and Andrea while they moved to the new location of New Hope Uganda at Musana Camps on the shores of Lake Victoria. It had been a fool hardy journey for Jennifer, a questionable one. She quit her job in North Carolina headed overseas for two months, and didn't really know why other than “God.” Conversely, John's church in Vancouver, BC had been connected with New Hope Uganda for several ... Read More about a Canadian Boy & an American Girl
"Hmm," I thought. "I've never seen a red-headed Jamaican. Maybe he was an MK?" Silly gullible me. Niall happens to be a big joker, and to this day can pull the wool over my eyes with very little trouble. In reality Niall is from Ireland, but he hated being singled out for this fact and just wanted to blend in. This means that my Irish husband sounds very American, and you would never know he was foreign, because he hates the attention and silly ... Read More about Irishman Meets American
To a poor Mongolian pastor who made about $30 a month and a poor American girl who worked part time this seemed an insurmountable amount of money. So, we prayed. We wrote letters. And we kept our hearts warm for one another while we waited for God to do something. A Love Story ... Read More about You speak English so well!