Kenya Update

7,537.76 miles. That is exactly how far it is from the US and Kenya at their closest points. A few short days ago Northstar released a team of doctors and health professionals to the Kenyan community of Kiu. We adopted this community in 2010 and since then it has been unbelievable to see the progress…

Words Matter

“Words matter.” I am a firm believer in thinking before you speak, so much that we have dedicated a series to the subject. And, for good reason. Words are that powerful. Plus, with the age of constant emails, tweets, media, and—yes—blog posts and sermons, Christians must find a way to use words wisely in the…

Getting connected – Part 2

The core question we need to ask ourselves in preparation of joining a Northstar Group is pretty simple: can I make a difference in someone’s life?  I believe that answer is yes.  Daily, God chooses to work and show his presence through imperfect people who are committed to Him. But the follow-up question is, am…