David and Frank have been friends, brothers in Christ, and ministry partners for over 30 years. It has been our dream for many years to write collaboratively and hesed.com is our online avenue to share articles, videos, audio, courses, books, etc. Our hope and prayer is that the content we share will encourage you and facilitate growth in your relationship with Christ.
David, also known as Faouzi, is a Lebanese-American, born and raised as a Shi’ite Muslim in Dakar, Senegal, West Africa. In the video below, David describes the circumstances surrounding his conversion to Christ.
Together with his wife Linda, David has brought the message of the gospel to West Africa as an Assemblies of God missionary since 1976.
Frank is a 1985 graduate of Bethany College in Scotts Valley, California (B.S. Ministerial Studies) and a licensed minister with the Northern California and Nevada District Council of the Assemblies of God.
Frank has been an internet strategist for over 15 years, applying principles of digital media strategy to spread the gospel. In addition, he is the author of Find A Job Through A Temporary Service, “Bringing in the Outcast” (under pen name, John Norman) in Issue 43 (January 1, 1988) of Discipleship Journal, and numerous articles in the Santa Cruz Sentinel.