Monthly Archives: May 2012
Legendary missionary doctor works on Muslim-friendly English translation of New Testament
Daktar was one of the most influential missionary biographies I read as a young person. It was a pleasure to meet Dr. Olson several years ago and a great encouragement to see he and his wife’s work continuing well after … Continue reading
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Biking through China
This video originally posted at http://www.theatlantic.com is true to my experiences in rural China. Most foreigners stay in Beijing, Shanghai, or one of the many other Chinese mega-cities and miss the other side of the Chinese story.
Reaching Out to Muslims: A Kairos Moment for Hispanic Christians
While this article does little more than show the growing connections between Hispanics and the Muslim world, it does help to confirm a growing suspicion I’ve had as to the similarities between Hispanic and Muslim cultures and the opportunities this … Continue reading
Mothers and Missions
What a higher calling to suffer with your Lord and Savior in sending your sons and daughters with the message of his suffering and glory! Moms, fight the temptation to sentimentalize your calling and clasp your children in the death … Continue reading
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Letter from Pastor Youcef Thanks Supporters and Urges Prayer | Iran, American Center for Law and Justice ACLJ
Letter from Pastor Youcef Thanks Supporters and Urges Prayer | Iran, American Center for Law and Justice ACLJ.
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8 Dangers of Missions Agencies (Introduction)
I am a pastor of a local church that sends missionaries. I have been a missionary sent from a local church. Let me be clear that as a sending church pastor and as a local church-sent missionary that I am … Continue reading
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Desiring God Announces Release of Don’t Waste Your Life Video Game
For my literalist friends, read this with your tongue firmly implanted in cheek. Desiring God Announces Release of Don’t Waste Your Life Video Game.
If you are not a missionary, read this so you can pray more effectively. If you are a missionary, read and be warned and encouraged. If you are going to be a missionary, pray up and prepare. Stressed-Out Missionary.
Book Review: A Muslim’s Mind: What Every Christian Needs to Know about the Islamic Traditions
A Muslim’s Mind: What Every Christian Needs to Know about the Islamic Traditions by Edward J. Hoskins Dawson Media, 3820 N. 30th Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904, 173 pages, 2011, $12.99. —Reviewed by Don Little, Islamic missiologist, Pioneers; missionary scholar-in-residence, … Continue reading