Lessons from the Field

Lessons from the Field

In the earliest days of the Church, Peter and John were summoned to appear before the council of all the rulers, elders and teachers of religious law in Jerusalem (Acts 4:5-7). At the end of the interrogation, the members of the council were amazed when they saw the...
This is Not the End . . .

This is Not the End . . .

Earlier this week, my wife’s father abruptly graduated to glory following complications from surgery. My father-in-law’s passing reminded me of how important the eternal perspective is, and why we are involved in frontier mission. There have been plenty of...
As for you and your House . . .

As for you and your House . . .

As a team in Cambodia were preparing to return to the States, they met with the members of a team they had been coaching in reproducing discipleship in recent months. They were filled with joy over this new season God had brought them into of learning from His Word,...
The Efficacy of God’s Word

The Efficacy of God’s Word

Soriah sat on our back porch for a break, or so Rose assumed. She worked two days a week to help with the daily needs of running a nearby household. Rose saw that she was fighting back tears. After she called out to Soriah, Rose saw that indeed there was something big...
The “heresy” or Objections to Movements

The “heresy” or Objections to Movements

One of the challenges that crops up from time to time is what I refer to as the ‘heresy’ or ‘wrong knowledge’ objections. It comes in a variety of forms: 1. How do you know these people are getting taught the right things, or ‘well discipled’? 2. I don’t think I’m...