Devil Behind the Bush

The scriptures are clear - expect direct opposition from Satan when you decide to engage in the battle to reclaim these people groups for God's glory. The Lord may have called you to pray, go, or send others. If so, do not be surprised at the trials that have come since that commitment. When God has your heart, the devil wants your mind…to abort what you have started or to bring discouragement and depression.  

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Not Enough Light

One afternoon as we shared the gospel from hut to hut, we explained to one family how every nation, tribe, people, and tongue will be represented around God's throne, even the Konkomba people. Using an interpreter, I asked Bingrine, the elderly lady  of the home if she would be one of the Konkomba who would be rejoicing around God's throne. In sadness, she informed

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Duck Dynasty and Unreached People Groups?

Duck Dynasty and Unreached People Groups?

The Duck Dynasty controversy is only one of many birth pangs that the Lord is giving America to prepare for the coming days, the days that will imitate the days of early Christians and fulfill prophetic times.  It’s happening already to our brothers and sisters around the world and they have much to teach us. 

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A Promise Worth Keeping

A Promise Worth Keeping

With so many missionary friends around the world, it’s not uncommon to receive their reports and appeals for prayer. Almost all of us have made a promise to pray for a missionary at some point. In fact, the promise was easy to make but finding our hearts burdened to pray is sometimes another story. Does out of sight really mean out of mind? 

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An Unacceptable Fact

An Unacceptable Fact

Unreached and Unengaged -- Statistically, this should be an impossibility. While it's true there are over 3,000 unreached people groups, there are 900 churches for each one of them. Nine hundred churches with one primary mandate, reach others with the Gospel. Imagine one of your children stricken with a deadly but curable sickness. No obstacles or fears could persuade you to accept their fate...it would be unacceptable. How much more the Lord who so loved the world, and how much more should it cause us to look at the numbers and say...that's unacceptable.

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God's Battle Strategy

God's Battle Strategy

Once again, Syria seems to have dominated the news, another conflict that many Americans want to avoid...we are tired of conflict. While several reasons have been given as to why we shouldn't be involved, the fear of losing is not ranked among the top. Let's face it, America has a reputation for winning. Historically, we have believed that our blessings were linked to our trust in God, we agreed with the psalmist who wrote: 

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