Grounded Podcast

Loving Our Enemies, with Gracia Burnham

Gracia Burnham and her husband were celebrating their eighteenth wedding anniversary when militant Muslims kidnapped them and drove them deep into the jungle. Hear her harrowing story of love, faith, and forgiveness on this episode of Grounded.

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Portia Collins: Can faith, hope, and love survive a year of terror? How about forgiveness? I'm Portia Collins. This is Grounded.

Erin Davis: I'm Erin Davis and we are two women on a mission. If you've ever watched Grounded before you know what that mission is. We're here to give you two things this morning: hope and perspective. I've got to tell you that our guest today has a perspective that you are really, truly unlikely to hear anywhere else this morning.

Portia: Absolutely. That's right. Erin, Gracia Burnham is with us, and …

About the Hosts

Erin Davis

Erin Davis

Erin Davis is married to her high school sweetheart, Jason, and together they parent four energetic boys on their small farm in the midwest. She is the author of more than a dozen books and Bible studies, the content manager … read more …

Dannah Gresh

Dannah Gresh

Dannah Gresh is the co-host of Revive Our Hearts podcast and the founder of True Girl, a ministry dedicated to providing tools to help moms and grandmas disciple their 7–12-year-old girls. She has authored over twenty-eight books, including a Bible … read more …

Portia Collins

Portia Collins

Portia Collins serves on the Revive Our Hearts team as the Monthly Partner Specialist and co-host of the weekly videocast, Grounded. Her favorite part of her job is meeting the ministry partners who help make the mission possible. Portia is … read more …

About the Guest

Gracia Burnham

Gracia Burnham

For seventeen years, Martin and Gracia Burnham served as missionaries in the Philippines with New Tribes Mission. Martin was an experienced jungle pilot who brought mail and supplies to the region. In 2001, they were taken hostage by militant Muslims. … read more …