Building godly leaders
Posted on: 13th May 2023
What happens to Christian leaders who have been trained or worked alongside CMS missionaries? Some plant churches. Some begin Bible colleges. Some return to their communities to minister God’s word. Here are a few of their stories. Starting new churches As told by Malcolm and Leanne in South East Asia After eight years on location, […]
Future-proofing the church?
Posted on: 3rd February 2023
CMS Missionaries Nathan and Diane Lovell serve at George Whitfield College (GWC) in South Africa, where Nathan is Director of Research. Here, he reflects on the unforeseen challenges of the last few years, and the best strategy for preparing the next generation of church leaders for whatever comes next. “….that the servant of God may […]
Hope in the Philippines
Posted on: 3rd September 2022
CMS missionaries Howard and Michelle Newby have deep family connections with the Philippines. Here Michelle explains how reading the Bible can completely change the lives of Filipino believers, and of the opportunity for CMS to make an ongoing contribution. Look at this place!” said my father, gazing out at our poor Filipino village. “There is […]
Equipping the nations from the Netherlands
Posted on: 5th July 2022
CMS missionaries David and Cathie Sandifer serve at Tyndale Theological Seminary in the Netherlands. In this article, David introduces one of his students from Tyndale.
Thankful for God’s faithfulness
Posted on: 27th June 2022
CMS missionary Judith Calf has recently finished her ministry with the Diocese of Lweru in Tanzania. Here she shares her experience of finishing well.
Serving Europe (and beyond) through theological education
Posted on: 23rd June 2022
CMS missionaries David and Cathie Sandifer serve at Tyndale Theological Seminary in the Netherlands. They share some of the challenges and encouragements of ministering at Tyndale.
Lives transformed by God’s truth
Posted on: 17th June 2022
Writing and teaching the Biblical Counselling and Care (BCC) course at JBC has been a significant privilege for me. It’s been amazing to see students apply God’s truth into the mess and pain of their lives.
Making sense of the biblical story through MOCLAM
Posted on: 3rd June 2022
CMS missionaries Adrian and Anita Lovell serve in Bolivia where they teach theology and biblical studies with MOCLAM. They share an interview with one of their students.
Telling stories, opening hearts
Posted on: 1st June 2022
David Williams is the Director of Training and Development at St Andrew’s Hall in Melbourne, where all CMS missionaries receive special training in mission and culture. Here he talks about the role that Bible storytelling can play in breaking through to those who are closed to the gospel.
Learning stories, a Top End way
Posted on: 27th May 2022
CMS missionaries Ian and Jenny Wood serve in theological education at Nungalinya College in Darwin. They share how culture shapes the way people present information.