Liberia AFRICA Mission Trip 2011


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Stephanie Lawson traveled to Liberia for a Grace College Women's Volleyball Mission Trip. The slides show what God did through them.

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Liberia AFRICA Mission Trip 2011

  1. 1. Liberia, Africa “ We do justice when we give all human beings their due as creations of God.”
  2. 2. Doc Lawson <ul><li>A former US Olympian, Doc gave up the comfortable life in America to restore the nation of Liberia through sport. </li></ul>
  3. 8. “ He loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of the steadfast love of the Lord.” Psalm 33:5
  4. 13. Our bus driver, “Coach” Jo, and his family .
  5. 16. “ If God’s character includes a zeal for justice that leads him to have the tenderest love and closest involvement with the socially weak, then what should God’s people be like?...”
  6. 17. They must be people who are likewise passionately concerned for the weak and vulnerable.”
  7. 18. “ I rescued the poor who cried for help, and the fatherless who had none to assist him…
  8. 19. … The man who was dying blessed me; I made the widow’s heart sing…
  9. 20. … I put on righteousness as my clothing; justice was my robe and my turban…
  10. 21. … I was eyes to the blind and feet to the lame. I was a father to the needy; I took up the case of the immigrant…
  11. 22. … I broke the fangs of the wicked and snatched the victims from their teeth.” Job 29:12-17
  12. 30. He defends the cause of the fatherless and the widow, and loves the alien, giving him food and clothing. And you are to love those who are aliens…” Deuteronomy 10: 18-19
  13. 43. “‘ If you had opened up your hearts and lives to them, they I would know you have opened up your hearts and lives to me. If you were closed to them, I know you were closed to me.’ No heart that loves Christ can be cold to the vulnerable and the needy.”
  14. 59. “ For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was in prison and you came to me.” Matthew 25:35-36