Innovative. Sacrificial. Creative. Savvy. Those words describes two of the most interesting couples in the history of Christian missions. It's been a good life is the story of two very different individuals who gave their lives to the cause of home and foreign missions. They were married in the 1940s when their love was forbidden by many. He was a Caucasian former aeronautical engineer and MIT professor (also former Quaker) who was introduced to a Black Pentecostal educator by their mutual Japanese American friend.