Danger Zone: Competition in Kingdom Advance

One of the things I love about watching the Kansas City Royals this year is their competitive edge. They never give up; they never quit and when the other team thinks they have them down the Royals just keep coming until they find a way to win. So much of our culture in the US … Continue reading Danger Zone: Competition in Kingdom Advance

The Value of Acts in Mission Today

As I had the privilege of leading the missionary trainees of To Every Tribe through the book of Acts I was once again reminded why it has played such a vital role in the lives of missionaries both now and throughout history. In Acts, Luke recounts the powerful movement of God in which we see a … Continue reading The Value of Acts in Mission Today

Reckless Abandon – But Not the Way You Think

Ed McCully of the "Ecuador Five" once wrote in a letter to his good friend and missionary teammate, Jim Elliot, that he had resolved to live his life in "reckless abandon" for Christ. Since their fateful day on that Ecuadorian beachhead this phrase has served as both a a rallying cry and a way of … Continue reading Reckless Abandon – But Not the Way You Think