Some Foundations of Fruit Bearing

Some Foundations of Fruit Bearing

In John 15:8, Jesus points to “much fruit” as proof that we are His disciples. In that one chapter we find that abiding, asking, and obeying—as well as joy and God’s Word—are all tied to fruitfulness. For more than three decades I have been active in “mission...
Just Give up Already

Just Give up Already

If you have been a Christian from an early age, you may feel the binding, guilty power of never surrendering.  We read John Foxe’s Book of Martyrs, or Jim Elliot’s story, and commit in our minds to the Lord that we will never turn tail or throw up our hands.  We look...
A Vision For The World – Lesson 2

A Vision For The World – Lesson 2

This is lesson two in a series of 6 lessons on world missions and the Great Commission. The purpose of this series is to convert you into a “World Christian”. It is our hope that after taking these lessons your eyes will be opened to see the Bible in a new...
A Vision For The World – Lesson 1

A Vision For The World – Lesson 1

This is the first in a series of 6 lessons on world missions and the Great Commission. The purpose of this series is to convert you into a “World Christian”. It is our hope that after taking these lessons your eyes will be opened to see the Bible in a new...
The Movie “Avatar” and Missions

The Movie “Avatar” and Missions

Last night I watched the movie Avatar, which if you have not yet seen it is amazing. James Cameron did a great job in creating a believable alien world of plants, animals, and a native population called the Na’vi. In fact it is so real and beautiful that many people...