Writing for God, Fighting Human Trafficking

Linda Rodante

Mother’s Witness in Jerusalem gets her Hauled Off to Jail.

At the end of her first week in Israel, mother called my sister, Sandra, and asked her to pray with her. She felt God wanted her to stay in Israel, … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · 2 Comments

Everlasting…love?

I remember the time I went to a Christian women’s retreat weekend. The beds were hard, the rooms old, and I knew no one except for the woman who asked … Continue reading

September 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

God Gives

You know what is so fascinating about God? He is a Giver. Like his nature is Love; it is also Giver. We miss the biggest blessings because we keep what … Continue reading

November 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Uncommon Courage–Uncommon God

“The scripture says that He fills all things,” my mother, Elaine Knadle, said, throwing the last of her toiletries into her suitcase. She leaned over to zip it closed. “So … Continue reading

November 2, 2015 · 3 Comments

Cholera and Coffee

When my mother came back from Indonesia on one of her visits, she seemed frail. I didn’t ask much when she came to my house (every time she was home, … Continue reading

July 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Edward’s Story 4–And One Evening We Were Nearly Killed

This is the fourth in a series of stories from my brother, Edward, about my mother, Elaine Knadle, and her missionary trips to Indonesia. Edward and Mother back in the … Continue reading

December 2, 2014 · 4 Comments

Edward’s story 2–The Twin Volcanoes and the Poisoned Arrows

This is the second in a series of stories from my brother, Edward, about my mother, Elaine Knadle, and her missionary trips to Indonesia. No story about mother would be … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · Leave a comment