In this issue….
- INCREDIBLE RESOURCE FOR CHILDREN’S MISSIONS ED.
- 40 DAYS OF PRAYER FOR AFRICA
- DOGPILE GATHERS A PACK OF STRAY RESPONSES
- TRAINING TO TEACH ENGLISH IS CLOSER THAN YOU THINK
- DISCIPLESHIP AND CROSS-CULTURAL MENTORING
- USED COMPUTERS FOR CHARITIES
- CZECH OUT THESE MOBILIZATION RESOURCES
- DESTINATION 2000 MISSIONS EVENT SCUTTLED
- THE BACKPAGE: WILL SOMEONE PRAY FOR “SEBASTIAN?”
- CLOSING STUFF
INCREDIBLE RESOURCE FOR CHILDREN’S MISSIONS ED.
40 DAYS OF PRAYER FOR AFRICA
DOGPILE GATHERS A PACK OF STRAY RESPONSES
TRAINING TO TEACH ENGLISH IS CLOSER THAN YOU THINK
DISCIPLESHIP AND CROSS-CULTURAL MENTORING
USED COMPUTERS FOR CHARITIES
CZECH OUT THESE MOBILIZATION RESOURCES
DESTINATION 2000 MISSIONS EVENT SCUTTLED
THE BACKPAGE: WILL SOMEONE PRAY FOR “SEBASTIAN?”
So I got to wondering… how many “Sebastians” are out there right now, hoping against hope that God will raise up a new missions movement within the particular part of Christ’s body where they are ministering. And so they wait. . . . And wait. . . . and wait some more.
Well I believe that God’s heart breaks for these special servants. And I believe He yearns for them to know of His patient heart on their behalf.
What do you say we lift them up . . . right now . . . even if it’s only for 15 seconds. (Hint: some might want to pray longer.) Here’s a prayer we could all pray together — in our own words, of course: “Lord, right now, I thank you for ‘Sebastian’ and all those like him who yearn to awaken others to a world in need. I ask that you would give them endurance for the long haul. I pray you’ll give them incredible measures of wisdom as to how to be gentle but firm ‘watchmen on the wall’ to sound the trumpet for unreached peoples around the world. I pray that they’ll never ‘grow weary in well doing.’ Likewise, please don’t ever let them become bitter, but instead to be patient and sensitive in getting the message across to others. And in the end, Lord, may your heart go out to them all the more. You’ve promised to be ‘with us until the end of the age’ and you gave that promise immediately after you commissioned your disciples to take the gospel to all nations. Please help us finish that task, for your glory. Amen.” Thanks . . . and “Sebastian” . . . please know that there are people praying for you!
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