The local church is God’s appointed means for the fulfilling of the Great Commission. The local church therefore is God’s appointed means for cross-cultural missions. And when the local church sends missionaries, it is responsible to care for and support those missionaries. The church does
Doubtless most of us have wrestled at times with wanting to be in the spotlight—with wanting to be regarded as first. When we don’t get it, we are tempted to sulk, or grow bitter, or throw our toys out of the cot—or quit the church.
I recently travelled to a couple of countries on a ministry trip to visit some pastors and missionaries. Though I was allowed 40kg on the main airline I travelled, I managed to pack a suitcase that weighed only 15kg. with that, I took a small
I’m currently visiting some believers in a part of the world where it is increasingly difficult to be a Christian. Persecution is growing and believers in many parts of this country are being called upon to count the cost of following Christ as perhaps never