Monthly Archives: January 2014

Why America Needs More Missionaries

The Association of North American Missions has an interesting article entitled, “Why America Needs More Missionaries.”   Dollie Harvey writes, ” In this Brave New World of tolerance, relativism, and skepticism, “missions” has gained a negative connotation.  Many of us at MGF, … Continue reading

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Equipping Yourself to Engage Your Church on Life Issues — Scott Klusendorf

The following video is Scott Klusendorf’s (Life Training Institute) eighth lecture from an Advanced Life Training Apologetic’s course at Biola University. The “Go!” blog has been posting these lectures so that God’s missionary people might speak for the life of … Continue reading

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Bill Nye (“The Science Guy”) Debates Ken Ham (“Answers in Genesis”) — Live Streaming FREE on Feb. 4 at 7 PM ET

Is creation a viable model of origins in today’s modern, scientific era? Leading creation apologist and bestselling Christian author Ken Ham is joined at the Creation Museum by popular TV personality and evolution apologist Bill Nye. Ham, a former science … Continue reading

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A Free Webinar on February 15: Understanding Islam and Extending the Love of Christ

Cynthia Kahn will enable you to better understand the culture and beliefs of your Muslim friends and instruct you in ways to effectively share the Gospel message with gentleness and respect. Kahn was born and raised in Pakistan and has … Continue reading

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What is the Mission work? — James Scherer

Lutheran missiologist, James A. Scherer, writes in Gospel, Church, & Kingdom, “… it is important to agree not only that mission work should be done, but also on what it is. To that question we answer that mission consists in … Continue reading

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Please Pray for the People of Austria

To learn about additional prayer needs for Austria, please visit: Austria.

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Alone Yet Not Alone — Joni Eareckson Tada

Alone Yet Not Alone has been nominated for an Academy Award in the category, “Best Original Song.” As one might expect, the Hollywood “establishment” are dissing the song wondering how it made the finalists since the song is from a relatively … Continue reading

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Helping Syrian refugees through the winter and beyond

Canadian Lutheran World Relief News Brief reports: “With your support and through the assistance of the Canadian government, some hope and comfort have made their way to seven-year-old Brawat Al Salih and her family, Syrian refugees living in northern Jordan. … Continue reading

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Catholic Social Justice Teaching and Other Common Objections — Scott Klusendorf

The following video is Scott Klusendorf’s (Life Training Institute) seventh lecture from an Advanced Life Training Apologetic’s course at Biola University. The “Go!” blog dedicates Thursdays to this course as these lectures prepare us to “Go!” and speak for the … Continue reading

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Make Him Known: A Foundation for Witnessing

The booklet, Make Him Known, suggests the “secret to successful evangelism is in BEING, not just DOING.” This handbook addresses questions many people have regarding evangelism … How do I know who I should witness to? What is the secret … Continue reading

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