Indeed he was ill, near to death. But God had mercy on him, and not only on him but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow. I am the more eager to send him, therefore, that you may rejoice at seeing him again, and that I may be less anxious.
That’s what MaryAnne Augustin—one of our global partners working with Wycliffe Bible Translators—called herself as one who is required to ask for funds to support her ministry. She was speaking to the church staff at a staff lunch, commenting upon her continual humble dependence upon the provision of God.