QUYỀN NĂNG CAO CẢ CỦA ĐỨC CHÚA TRỜI Ở VIỆT NAM (Ê-phê 1:4-5)

Missionaries and Difficult Plodding

“A missionary plods through the first year or two, thinking that things will be different when he speaks the language. He is baffled to find, frequently, that they are not. He is stripped of all that may be… Read More

“Success” and Missions: G. Aylward

What would the Baptist missionary Gladys Aylward (1902-1970) teach us about biblical missions? ‘As an adult, Aylward stood less than 5 feet tall in her ragged clothes, and she had little formal education. This small woman looked unlikely… Read More

Suffering in vocational ministry

‘We must suffer without self-pity, resentment, and murmuring, but with rejoicing. Then we advance the gospel.’ ‘As a young pastor, I entered the ministry prepared for the rejoicing but not for the suffering. When the inevitable buffetings and… Read More

Prayer mirrors the gospel: Miller

‘Prayer mirrors the gospel. In the gospel, the Father takes as we are because of Jesus and gives us his gift of salvation. In prayer, the Father receives us as we are because of Jesus and gives us… Read More

A wrong view of maturity: Miller

‘We tell ourselves, “Strong Christians pray a lot. If I were a stronger Christian, I’d pray more.” Strong Christians do pray more, but they pray more because they realize how weak they are. They don’t try to hide… Read More

Redefinition of Success

‘… is there any higher priority in every generation than to stop and pray and consider what it means to do the Lord’s work in the Spirit to the exclusion of the flesh? Many important matters press upon us… Read More

Real Freedom in Christ

What does it mean to really know Christ and be set free to enjoy the Lord? Is it about following rules or following the Ruler? Is it about laws or about our Lord? To find out, let’s look… Read More

Pragmatism in Practice

‘Let me define what I mean by “pragmatist.” It’s the approach that says a church can use any effective means to win people to Jesus, make disciples, grow the church, or build the kingdom. A church may adopt… Read More

Success: My flesh demanded growth that could be seen

Here is some wisdom for vocational ministry in general and church planting specifically: ·       ‘When God didn’t reward our faithfulness at the church like I thought he should, my anger and despondency revealed a skewed view of ministry… Read More

Phúc âm dành cho người Cơ đốc

Có rất là nhiều người Cơ đốc, họ nghĩ rằng Phúc âm chỉ dành cho người bên ngoài thôi, không dành cho họ. Tuy nhiên ở trong kinh thánh cũng nói là khi chúng ta tin Chúa thì… Read More

Motives for obedience

Our motives matter. Approaching the Christian life as merely a series of outward behaviors isn’t healthy or biblical. We can’t always know our motives, but it helps to stay in God’s Word and to soul search along the… Read More

A Plea for Gospel Sanity in Missions

Mr. Sequeira has a beneficial article that seems to get to the heart of the matter with much of what goes on in the world of missions. He’s a Christian-background Indian who writes here of the abuses he’s… Read More