Couple Thankful After Typhoon Hits Home – Brevard NC
Last updated 12/2/2013 at 9:29am
As missionaries, Timothy Owen and his wife, Gera, know that sometimes the only thing one can do is to trust in God.
Recently, when the couple was back in Brevard with their two children on furlough from a mission trip, they were left to watch nervously as Typhoon Haiyan raked across the 2-mile-wide island of Malapuasca in the Philippines where they live and work.
The only thing they could do was hope and pray as news reports from nearby islands told of devastating loss, including the possible loss of lives of more than 10,000 people in Tacloban City, located roughly 100 miles east of the...