from the blog

November 12, 2016
Real America
It’s been a strange week in America.  It seems we’re walking on egg shells, tip-toeing in sand…afraid to smile or cry because there are so many sides to so many stories and we’re not sure which stories we want or need to tell. The morning after the elect ...
October 4, 2016
Confusing Prejudice
On Sunday the church was packed as our Pastor came to the stage.  He was a bit out of sorts;  stumbling with his words at first—as if trying to sort them in a way that would carry the burden off his shoulders and onto God’s. He said he’d had it with the e ...
feet of child at Jigger camp
To say it’d been a long day is an understatement.  It’d been a marathon day.  The tents were up, huge lines were forming, and our staff was bustling as we prepared to conduct one of the biggest Jigger camps Kamuli, Uganda had ever seen.  A Jigger Camp has one obj ...
woman with child
June 1, 2016
True self-worth
My daughter’s voice soared with emotion as she told me about our grandlamb’s kindergarten celebration. Everyone was crying as the teachers presented the six-year-old wonders with personal awards.  There was pageantry…songs…and Reese’s award for being the “M ...

In sharing struggles, as well as triumphs, Gari Mecham ultimately shows us a new understanding of prayer-not just the worrying kind but authentic, powerful communication. Spirit Hunger invites us to enter into a whole new relationship with our Lord.

-Debbie Macomber,
New York Times bestselling author