The next morning Dorcas’s friends met her on the playground. But instead of just two girls, 10 children met Dorcas during recess. They all wanted Bible verse cards, and they all agreed to memorize the Bible texts.
“The angels sent the matches, Mom,” John said, excited. “Let’s tell Jesus thank You for sending the matches!” Mother and John knelt down and thanked God for answering a little boy’s prayer for such a simple thing as a match.
Jennifer likes helping with Kidz Time. “I want other children to know about God,” she says. “I like to do things for people because Jesus has done so much for me. When I see someone give their heart to Jesus, it’s all worth it!”
Today we pay tribute to one of the early Seventh-day Adventist missionaries—Pastor O.U. Giddings and Mrs. Giddings who served as missionaries in many countries of Africa and another young person from Tanzania who stood up for his faith even when it seemed he was alone.