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We are debtors to every man to give him the gospel in the same measure in which we have received it.
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A griot is an oral historian and teller of traditions. The way of the griot spread from West Africa to distant shores through trade and slave routes. This griot welcomed us and told us of the history of the Ivaporunduva quilombo.
No Room in the Inn
The sponsoring church made advance reservations at Estoro Beach Hotel, a resort hotel in Ensanada. We were approximately 20 missionaries from the inner city of Los Angeles. When we arrived, the inn keepers said there was no room even though the place looked deserted. Jesus said, "They didn't have room for me at the inn either."
A terrorist plot was foiled to blow up aircraft traveling from Heathrow to the U.S.. We were returning on that day. Several days earlier, we had been ministering on the streets where the authorities captured those who planned to carry out the attack.