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Recently I was reading Norman P. Grubb’s book With CT Studd In Congo Forest, which is the account of the ministry of the Heart Of Africa Mission. This mission agency was started by Studd for the evangelism of Africa.  Held within this book was the account of the ministry of James Lowder. After some research,...
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I’d like to take a moment to show you the Biblical fallacies in Ryland’s statements to encourage you to see your responsibility in reaching the world with the Gospel and to encourage you to find your place in World Evangelism, whether as goer or sender.
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The story is told of Adoniram Judson, that though his mother prayed and cried, that though his father lived a faithful life as a congregationalist preacher, Adoniram Judson did not come to Christ until the age of 20. As a matter of fact, he went to Brown University at the age of 17 because of...
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To be honest, in regards to how God led me to Latin America, I didn’t have this lightning bolt hit me, nor did I have this strange feeling that I should go to Bolivia as a missionary. Rather, I saw it as an opportunity to serve the Lord in a needy place. If we take...
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My desire for missions began long before I even had a thought of being a missionary. A few years after high school, the Lord started moving my heart towards missions while I played soccer with a group of Mexicans. Since I couldn’t communicate with them, all I could think about was being able to speak...
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Today in Baptist History class at the Our Generation Training Center, I was reminded about a missionary hero of mine, William Carey. What the man accomplished was nothing short of incredible. John Ryland, the minister that baptized William, wrote in his journal that day, “baptized today poor journeyman shoe cobbler.” But the man that Carey...
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Missionary to China, Ed de los Reyes will be with us this week, teaching about the life and times of missionary Hudson Taylor. Hudson Taylor was a faithful missionary to the country of China, and there is much that can be learned about his life and ministry. One of the greatest things that God allowed...
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  Sam Quinn, a missionary on deputation to India, had the opportunity today to teach on the life of William Carey. Carey was a influential man in missions and is often referred to as the Father of Modern Missions. Carey had to overcome many obstacles to get to the field. He had to have an...
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On this day in 1915, Albert Andersson, a Swedish missionary to Chinese Turkestan (modern day Xinjiang), died. Less than forty years earlier, several Swedish missionaries had settled into this Northern area of China,  where they began a mission among the Uyghur people.  The  Uyghur people were a predominately Muslim people and the missionaries found the work...
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On this day in 1812, Adoniram Judson was married to Miss Ann Hasseltine, who was destined to become the heroic “Ann of Ava.” In June of 1810, Judson and his three friends came to Bradford to attend the Massachusetts General Association of Congregational Churches.  They were hoping to present themselves to the board as foreign...
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