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With 50 years of experience, we "get" that things are always changing! That's why we've dedicated a section of our website to provide the very latest information about the speakers and ministries we serve--and about us, too. Come take a look at "what's new"--or use the sidebar options to take a deeper look at areas of particular interest. In case you wonder what we think, we've dedicated a space for commentary (including guest posts). And take a look at who's been to Ambassador lately in our own version of the Greenroom!

An interest in Pinterest

Non-Profits on Pinterest"I think I'm going to enjoy this more than Facebook."  That's what Peggy Campbell told me recently while I was giving her the grand tour of the popular sharing website, Pinterest.  

I enjoy being a frequent Pinterest user, and that's because with each login I feel like I'm walking in to a well-curated boutique designed just for me.  From the practical "why didn't I think of that" household tip to the breathtaking photos and funny quotes...it's easy to see why the site now brings in 1.36 million users daily.

There's another ...

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Keeping the Torch Lit

On May 10, 2012 the flames were ignited in Olympia Greece for the 2012 London Summer Olympics.  Keeping up with the tradition, the flames are always ignited in Olympia where the Olympic games began and will travel through a torch relay to London to arrive for the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 London Summer Olympics on July 27,2012. The flames will remain lit until they are extinguished at the Closing Ceremony of the 2012 London Summer Olympics on August 12,2012. 

As the world's focus begins to shift to the historic Olympic games -- with an estimated 10,500 ...

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Walking Through the Fire

Colorado Fires Isaiah Verse

As you are well aware, Colorado Springs has been faced with tense days as a fast-moving wildfire has forced mandatory evacuations of more than 32,000 residents and burned "hundreds of homes" according to media reports.

HCJB Global's Wayne Pederson has recorded a special "Beyond the Call" program for airing Friday, June 29.  (To listen to the audio, click here).  Wayne shares a few examples of those who are going "beyond the call" in this challenging time.

HCJB Global's office has been closed since Tuesday as police have cordoned off area roads, and The Navigators evacuated its facilities ...

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Trivia: LA LA LA LA LA

Take your best guess with this week's trivia!hula dancers

1)  Paradise

2)  South African hero

3)  Eucalyptus eater

4)  DJ's under the table income

5)  Favorite brand of teachers and waitresses

6)  Exhorted against overnights underground

7)  Got wireless?  Thank this mostly unknown (before the car) inventor.

8)  Founded by Union Oil magnate

9)  Mercy Ships® surgical specialty

10) Don Ho dance

Want the answers?  Ask Peggy Campbell!

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Entrusted with a Child's Heart

There is a huge collection of resources available to parents today, but even then, the ministry of Revive Our Hearts hears from moms on a daily basis, pleading for practical help in raising godly children.

In response to this need, all next week on Revive Our Hearts with Nancy Leigh DeMoss, listeners will hear an interview with Betsy Corning, author of Entrusted with a Child's Heart.  Nancy shares that this is a great resource for moms and those concerned about raising children to have a heart and a hunger for the Lord.

Has not the one God made you ...

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Say Cheese!

dental toolsI am no stranger to orthodontics and dental work. Braces twice, spacers, retainers, oral surgery, teeth pulled...my dad has good reason to call mine a "million dollar smile"! But besides the cosmetics of dental work there is much hygienic value in keeping clean teeth and gums. It is also incredibly beneficial to begin these habits at a very young age!

The Mercy Ships® team is aware of the importance of this! The team brings the tools needed to practice dental procedures when in port but the reality is that sometimes the problems they face could have been avoided with ...

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