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Remembering Toby Mac’s Son with 5 Thoughts on Child Loss

Today, (Oct. 23, 2020) is the one year anniversary of the passing of Toby Mac’s oldest son Truett. I cannot imagine what it takes to deal with this kind of heart breaking loss all the while still having to maintain a public persona in which people look to you to get them through their problems. However, if anyone was built to handle this pain and still love on people it would most certainly be Toby… … Continue reading

How a Shoebox, a Scarf, and a Sticky Note Changed a Life

What do a shoebox, a scarf and a sticky note all have in common? They have the power to change a life! In and of themselves these items may not mean much but they ended up meaning the world to Yves Dushime. He was a kid growing up in a refugee camp in the Congo in Africa when an Operation Christmas Child shoebox with a scarf and a sticky note set him on a new… … Continue reading

Before and After

Sometimes, it’s hard to imagine a world where things will be better, and often times, there’s very little we can do about it. But with CURE International, you can help turn a child’s “before,” where they’re often seen as an outcast or cursed…into an “after.” Last year, we had the pleasure of meeting Julius at a CURE hospital in Kenya. Here is his “before” picture: Julius was such a blessing and an inspiration to us that… … Continue reading

Bart from MercyMe reveals secrets of the Cover Tune Grab Bag

Wally has always loved MercyMe’s Cover Tune Grab Bag, where the band covers popular songs on video. Hear the story behind Bart’s favorite songs, and then Wally lives out a lifelong dream by joining Bart in a new Cover Tune Grab Bag.   Or, if you’re the kind of person who likes to skip straight to dessert, here’s Bart and Wally performing Taylor Swift’s “Shake”. Related Posts: Bart from MercyMe faces Wally in iPod Roulette Bart from MercyMe gives… … Continue reading