“Bold Risk Taking . . .”

“Bold Risk Taking . . .”

Bold risk-taking does not come naturally to Jin Yee*, so she relied on the Holy Spirit for courage to speak. She remembered the discipleship training she had attended a week before. In the training, they had read through Luke 10:1-16 and Matthew 9:35-10:16 —...
Don’t Give Up!

Don’t Give Up!

When Ying Kai was a young student in Taiwan, he worked hard to pass an important exam that would enable him to get into a good middle school. He really wanted a new bicycle to ride 30 minutes to the new school, but doubted he would get it since his family was so poor....
The First Christmas Celebration: Not What You May Think

The First Christmas Celebration: Not What You May Think

This year, some people are celebrating their first Christmas ever!  Many others, twenty centuries after the first Christmas, are still waiting! In the 1950s, my parents saw in a new way the true joy of Christmas. A young Indonesian man had recently come to faith and...
“I’m in this Job for a Reason . . .”

“I’m in this Job for a Reason . . .”

God convicted *John of not sharing his faith with his unbelieving co-workers. He became convinced that God had placed him in the exact cubicle, in this exact job for a reason – to tell them about Jesus and what he had done in John’s life.  John began by laying a...