Author: Ellen Benefield

Ellen spent most of a decade as a missionary in a low-income neighborhood in Mazatlan, Mexico. She currently pastors with her husband Kyle at Vineyard Church Peoria.
ABCs of Faith – Walk of Faith

ABCs of Faith – Walk of Faith

Encouragment
From Dale - Please welcome today's guest author Ellen Benefield to the pages of Lambchow for our next ABC of Faith. Lydia’s bright smile, beautiful tan, and dark curling hair bewitched most people into underestimating her age by a decade or more. Lydia had made good money at an insurance company before she felt a surprising call on her life. She quit her job and moved to Mazatlán, Mexico to become a full-time missionary. That’s where I met her and was inspired by her walk of faith. The missionary finance office required that Lydia spend long hours sorting through crumpled receipts and badgering other missionaries for long-forgotten spending reports. On her days off, instead of relaxing with a cool drink in the shade, she stomped through a long, sparsely populated peninsula. The a