One of the key strategies for reaching gospel-poor people in South East Asia is to support the training of future Christian leaders to strengthen the witness of existing churches.
A CMS missionary recently interviewed Tuy, a student from Vietnam, who has just completed his Masters of Divinity degree in Thailand.Read the full article
God works powerfully through prayer – it is the constant reminder that mission is his business and we are dependent on the Spirit for success. Gordon and Ruth Russell are using their skills in engineering and palliative care as they seek to encourage local Nepalese Christians. Checkpoint asked Gordon and Ruth to share how God has been working in their lives and ministries through prayer.Read the full article
As CMS missionaries serve God’s global Church in different parts of the world, they have opportunities to encourage God’s people to cross cultures with the gospel. CMS missionary Nathan Lovell, who teaches at George Whitefield College (GWC), spoke to Claudette, one of his students, about her heart to see the gospel change lives in Kenya. Nathan writes:Read the full article
Steven and Sandra Parsons are featured in the Missionary Spotlight section of Checkpoint Summer 2013-2014. They have expanded on how they became missionaries for this special feature for Checkpoint Online, as well as sharing how they are supported and encouraged by their link churches in Australia. Read on to learn even more about how God is working in and through Steven and Sandra’s lives.Read the full article
Strong, deep relationships between local churches and missionaries are vital to the growth of God’s kingdom. But what does an effective church and missionary partnership actually look like? Here’s what some mission coordinators, ministers and missionaries from around the country had to say about these relationships.Read the full article
Ian and Narelle Hadfield, together with their daughter Beth, serve at All Saints Jakarta, an international church in Indonesia with people from over 40 different nationalities. The church encourages members to see themselves as sent by God to share Jesus with their friends, colleagues, home staff, neighbours, and classmatesRead the full article
It’s a sad irony that the continent known as Christendom for generations now has the highest percentage of atheists in the world. Yet God is at work in Europe, changing lives and building his church. This article talks about the challenge of missionary work in Europe.Read the full article