It all began with a prayer walk…

  Janice has consistently asked God to make Jesus the topic of conversation in her neighborhood during her early morning prayer walks.  Both Janice and her husband believe the Lord moved them into this neighborhood for a purpose: to know their neighbors and to create opportunities for them to hear about Jesus. And, He...

THE POWER AND PURPOSE OF YOUNG PEOPLE IN REVIVAL

Nearly a century ago, Baptist pastor A.C. Dixon (1854–1925) wrote, “When we rely upon organization, we get what organization can do; when we rely upon education, we get what education can do; when we rely upon eloquence, we get what eloquence can do. But when we rely upon prayer, we get what God can...

Because of Jesus

Last year a team of Korean students traveled to a small island in the Philippines called Bukola, trusting the Lord to open new campuses through SLM’s Catalytic Strategy. The Korean team met a student who had become a believer only a year earlier. They challenged her to start a ministry on her campus, and...

Until the Kingdom Comes

Not counting the 1,561,000,000 evangelized non-Christians in the world, or the 1,362,000,000 professing Christians in the world, there are 1,381,000,000 unevangelized persons in the world who are “unaware of Christianity, Christ and the Gospel” (World Christian Encyclopedia, 1982). Jesus Said: Matthew 24:14, “This gospel will first be preached throughout the whole world as a...

How One Person Can Help Change the World

Remember your favorite teacher? She showed you how the lesson applied to everyday life. Maybe he helped you to experience his passion for a subject firsthand. But even good teachers rarely expect their pupils to become the teacher to someone else. God wants more. He has always built a pass-along principle into His creation....

How To Help Fulfill the Great Commission

Today I lay before you the greatest challenge ever given to man by the greatest person who has ever lived. No matter how wealthy, famous, brilliant, or powerful you may be, you will never give yourself to any cause that can compare with this life-changing, even world-changing, call of God. No matter how many...

A Faith That Multiplies

When I got married to my wife Katie, I would have to say that about the farthest thing from my mind was having children. But something strange begins to happen after you’ve been married for a year or two. Out of your love relationship with your husband or wife, you begin to think increasingly...

Why does a Canadian truck driver care about students in Israel?

The short answer is I have no idea. The long answer is that today the Digital Day of Prayer allowed Christians everywhere to engage in praying for missional gaps they care about. My dad, a long-distance truck driver based in Canada, called today to chat and one of the first things he asked me about was the digital day...

Focusing On Your Missionary

Why Do Missionaries Need So Much Prayer? Did you know that more Christians have been persecuted in this century than all centuries combined? No doubt the enemy of darkness is not pleased with the present effort to get the Gospel to every tongue, people and tribe. The light and hope that Jesus is bringing...