I read a good article by Sam and Tom Rainer on “Why People are Leaving Church.” Do your neighbors go to church? If not, do you know why? Their reasons are probably not the ones you’d expect. New research reveals
I just wanted to wish a happy anniversary to some very special friends of ours, the Gardners. Bro. Gardner has been a friend and mentor of mine for the last 7 years. I first met him when I was at
I just got this update from Austin Gardner about his son-in-law who needed work done on his heart. It is amazing how God provides. Well our son in law, Julio Soncco, is in need of a pace maker. We have
I just read the following on Fred Kindhart’s blog and wanted to encourage you to be in prayer. Here is a message and prayer request from the Krontz family in Bulgaria. Let’s pray God does great things there in this
The following article gives insight into the spiritual condition of Europe: “The European church has suffered a prolonged and wearisome decline since the 18th century Enlightenment. Following World War II, the decline became quite steep. For years, theologians, pastors, and churchgoers have
My good friend Mark Coffey just started a blog about helps, ideas, and growth for those who are in a support role in ministry. In my opinion, Mark has alot to teach everyone, not just second men, about leadership, servanthood, maturity,
I had a good talk yesterday morning via Skype with Missionary Kevin Hall in South Africa. He has been a friend of mine now for about 8 years. He and his wife Corli are being greatly used of God, and I
I would like to ask you to pray for a good friend of mine, Julio Soncco, who really needs a pacemaker. He and his wife are missionaries in Peru, and are doing a great work for God. He currently has
I thought this article had some good things to think about as we try to use media and literature to reach out to people in various cultures. Click here to read the article.
Click here to read a good article by David Cummins of Baptist World Missions on concern we should have over world missions and need to renew our commitment to world evangelism.