A missionary is defined as 1.a person sent by a church into an area to carry on evangelism or other activities. 2.a person strongly in favor of a program, set of principles, etc., who attempts to persuade or convert others. 3.a person who is sent on a mission. It does not seem to me that missionaries get enough credit in those simple definitions.
“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may know what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.” Romans 12:2 I am so excited to introduce my family and teammates that I will be traveling with for the next 11 months. Kyla Cornelius Alex Herrera Dan Vander Wal Helen
Imagine a room full of sons and daughters of Christ crying out to God, “We want more of you,” shouting, “I am a woman/man of God.” Listen as they pray out loud altogether, their prayers mingling into a sound that reaches the heart of God, as they strengthen and encourage a member of their new family. Now that is true community!! A community that holds each other up no matter
Operation Christmas Child is a ministry of Samaritans Purse. OCC sends shoeboxes filled with school supplies, toys, hygiene, and other items to kids around the world. Most of these kids have NEVER received a Christmas gift. Can you imagine your child not receiving a present at Christmas?This Christmas OCC will have reached over 100 million children all over the world. Children that live in the
WOW!! We have yet to leave the United States and God has and is already moving in us and through us. Training camp has stretched us physically, emotionally, and especially spiritually. Our mornings begin with a healthy lifestyle workout whether that be a run, aerobics, yoga, etc. Then each day is devoted to a country, continent or aspect of the World Race. Sunday began with
You can find the beginning of this story at A Dream, A Passion, A Purpose and then The World Race. So, now what. . . The World Race changed my whole perspective about life. When I got back to the States, I hardly knew what to do. I felt guilty. Guilty about going to a nice resturant. Guilty about spending money on entertainment. Guilty about most
If you missed the beginning of the story, you can find it at A Dream, A Passion, A Purpose”. Then I went on the World Race. . . An unbelievable experience that broke me of myself, filled me with the Spirit, and changed my perspective on life, especially the life that we take for granted here in the United States of America. 11 months in over
We are called to something so much greater than ourselves. We have the potential to truly CHANGE the WORLD. But are we WILLING to take that step, are we willing to dream dreams bigger than ourselves, dreams that only God can make into reality? Before I even hit highschool, God gave me a dream, a passion, a purpose, to reach the world with HIS love,