From The Father…

For the first thirteen years of his life, Abogar’s Founder and President, Jesse Rivers, experienced unimaginable neglect and abandonment, as well as verbal, physical, emotional, and sexual abuse. At age seven, after a particularly damaging beating, young Jesse prayed a three-part prayer: 1) that he would get into a vehicle accident, 2) that he would … Continue reading


“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.” (Words of Jesus)       Matthew 7:7-8 I write today in a humbled state of … Continue reading

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A Crazy Story…

Tell him a crazy story! Tell him your testimony!    —God Yesterday was a sort of culmination to 6 weeks of horrible drama and stress and mistreatment. For those who don’t know, I was in a vehicle accident on September 23rd, that did some damage to Abogar’s vehicle (aka Big Red)! I immediately sought out … Continue reading

Be Special to Special Kids…

My writing has waned a lot, and I find very little time to sit, reflect, or write. However, today I want to write to encourage our supporters and friends to be special to Special Kids! I have just finished sitting in a meeting with the Founders and leaders of Special Kids School, and my heart … Continue reading

Abogar Is Seeking An Executive Assistant.

Blessings to all. Abogar International Ministries would like to inform you that we are currently in the process of seeking an Executive Assistant, to work alongside our CEO, Jesse Rivers. This is a part time position with a small stipend, and can be done remotely from home, as long as there is internet/wifi access and … Continue reading

Abogar International Ministries is in search of an Executive Assistant to join the team. Please see the job description below and contact us at if you qualify and are interested! Executive Assistant Job Description The Executive Assistant position for Abogar International Ministries will be responsible for providing administrative support for (and report directly to) … Continue reading

No Lions, No Tigers, But Bears… Oh My!!

Benaiah, son of Jehoiada, a valiant fighter from Kazbeel, performed great exploits. He struck down Moab’s two mightiest warriors. He also went down into a pit on a snowy day and killed a lion.      II Samuel 23:20 (NIV) I am not Benaiah… I have never killed a bear, though as a child I … Continue reading