Feeble Prayers in Our Chaotic World

Living in a new normal doesn’t feel so normal. The word tragedy is too much a part of my vocabulary these days. I have searched for other words, but tragedy describes best the world events constantly swirling around us. Istanbul, Brussels, Paris, Boston…the list could go on. We live in a chaotic and fallen world. […]

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What to Know about Ramadan

This year, the month of Ramadan is from June 6– July 5, 2016. What is it? Ramadan is a holy month for Muslims (those that identify with the religion of Islam). During this month, Muslims fast (one of the five pillars of Islam) from dawn until sunset every day. Each evening, the fast is broken […]

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Mission Trips: Keeping it in the Family

Q and A with Jordan Mathias: Missions and mission trips are nothing new to the Mathias family. My wife, Page, and I lived and served in the Middle East for a number of years. As a family now living in the US, we pray and look for opportunities to share the gospel with our neighbors. […]

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Living as an Everyday Missionary

Proclamation of the Gospel is central to living everyday as a missionary. Think of it in this way: God is on a mission to reconcile the world—people—to Himself. He has done this through the greatest news on earth…the Gospel, which is about the life, work, death, and resurrection of Jesus. Now we, who have been […]

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Today, Pray for a Missionary in South Asia

Today, pray for missionaries serving in South Asia. They have a handful of faithful churches in their area. Their team is training them to grow in their relationship with God as well as share and multiply into other churches. They’ve been there for over a year, and have seen a few people decide to follow Jesus! Also, […]

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Today, Pray for a Missionary Family in Europe

This week please be in prayer for a missionary family serving in Europe! Below is their monthly update and prayer needs. Please lift them up with your family daily. “Let our hearts be filled with the assurance that prayer offered in living faith in the living God will bring certain and abundant answer.” – Andrew […]

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Pray As We Go!

The junction between East and Central Asia. At one time, a major hub on the Silk Road. Now, the home to multiple unreached and under-reached people groups… Another Southeastern mission team is headed out this week to this part of the world. While there we will be engaging multiple unreached peoples by building relationships through […]

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Today, Pray for Missionaries in Tokyo

Today, pray for the Cole family serving in Japan! Here are a list of their requests: Jon turned the big 3-0 this past weekend and Shepherd turned 6 months old the week before that! While “time flies” in America, it must be rocket speed in Japan! Our lives have changed so much in the past […]

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Today, pray for a missionary serving in Spain

Pray for a missionary family serving in Seville, Spain! They have had the opportunity to start a bible study with the locals there and have been blessed to see many friends begin a relationship with Christ! While serving the peoples of Spain, they’ve asked us to pray for specific things to help further the Gospel. “Let our […]

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Summer Reading List

Summer is packed with travel and activity, but there is always a bit more time to decompress and read than during the rest of the year. In addition to preparing for the upcoming fall at SEBTS, here are some of the books on my reading list this summer. Our Global Families by Todd Johnson and […]

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