Revive Our Hearts Podcast

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A Difficult Day and a Sovereign God

Dannah Gresh: It was Christmas 1955. Five missionary couples met to plan and pray about how to reach a savage tribe in the jungles of Ecuador. One wife expressed her concern.

Valerie Elliot Shepard: It might have been Marge who said to the men, “You know, you all might be killed.” I think it was Nate who said, “We’re ready to die, but these Aucus are not, so we need to go.” 

Dannah: We’ll hear from the daughter of Jim and Elisabeth Elliot today. This is the Revive Our Hearts podcast, with Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, author of Choosing Forgiveness, for February 10, 2020. I’m Dannah Gresh.

Before we begin, I have just a note for the parents of little ones. If you’re aware of the martyrdom of the five missionaries in Ecuador in 1956, today’s interview includes a brief mention of how they passed away. You’ll have to decide …

About the Teacher

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has touched the lives of millions of women through two nationally syndicated radio programs heard each day—Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him. Her books have sold more than five million copies. Through her writing, podcasts, … read more …