A Lifetime Investment

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On a trip to India, the daughter of World Vision founder Bob Pierce reconnects with a Christian leader dear to her family. By Marilee Pierce Dunker Rochunga Pudaite and Bob Pierce “My grandfather was a headhunter. But by God’s grace, today I am a heart-hunter.” I was 10 years old the first time I heard Rochunga Pudaite make that statement, and I have never forgotten the vivid image it painted. Rochunga grew up in a village deep in the jungles of Manipur, India. His tribe, the Hmar, was greatly feared because members took the heads of their enemies as trophies. […]