When cultures collide, Bible Teacher training involves challenging uninspected worldviews.
An animistic worldview brings adherents face-to-face with some pretty stark stuff. Imagine a mother birthing twins and then throwing them away. That’s pretty stark, isn’t it? You see, it is forbidden in some cultures to permit twin babies to live as twins are considered a bad prognostication of the spirits. You’re probably thinking ‘how horrid […]
During the past two weeks, it was a privilege to participate in a seminar with Peruvian partners on how worldview impacts ministry. Represented among the participants were seven churches, four mission organizations, a mission training school, and a number of individuals involved in Gospel ministry. Included in the participants was a team from a local […]
We are excited to share that the morning sickness has mostly passed and Jacklyn has been keeping food down again! Thank you so much for praying faithfully for us through this time – we cannot fully express how deeply this has encouraged us. Please pray for continued strength and endurance through the rest of the […]
After attending bible college, pastoring a church, then graduating seminary, people told Joel there was no way he needed more training before going to the field. But he is one year into the program and yesterday he told us: “…now I can’t imagine going to the mission field without this training!” We agree! In our […]