SO, SEND I YOU

The plane shuddered and bounced as it touched down on the tarmac, signaling the end of the long journey. We had arrived in Mumbai, India. It was 2 A.M., and raining hard. Adults stood shuffling for their bags and children cried, deprived of sleep and normal comforts. I observed my comrades; weary parents; impatient young…

Are These Things Really So?

Acts 17:11 “Now these Jews were more noble than those in Thessalonica; they received the word with all eagerness, examining the scriptures daily to see if these things were so. As I, (Kevin Groff), taught the book of Romans and Levi Brubaker taught the book of Hebrews and Raymond Burkholder taught “The Ministry of the…

Seeing Eyes Blinded… Many Prayers Answered!!!

The topic for a recent MTM Conference in the restricted Country of Vietnam was Servant Leadership.  We were graciously hosted by a house church.  Early in the trip, I was struck by the realization that “house church” means that your family gives up 50% of your living space, usually in a large open area, to…

“Holding Forth the Word of Life” in Nepal

“Jaymasi” (Nepali Christian greeting meaning “Victory in Jesus Christ”.) We rejoice that the Lord opened a door of opportunity for us to visit Raymond and Naomi Burkholder (my wife’s sister) in Thailand and also to participate in a Macedonian Teaching Ministry conference with them. Thanks to the Burkholders for inviting us and serving as our…

CAMBODIA: From Forgiveness to Fruitful Ministry

“I have decided to follow Jesus,” responded a young church servant when asked about his plans for the future. He spoke with quiet determination, “I had a good job, but I am not going back.”  This forward-thinking mindset characterized many of the Christians who traveled mostly by motorbike or on foot from nearby villages to attend…

MTM To A New Region Of Nepal

Jesus said, go and make disciples of all nations (Matt 28:19) and it is the heartbeat of MTM to obey our Lord Jesus Christ’s commandment as well as His example. Therefore, MTM will be conducting a Godly Family leadership conference February 19-23, 2017 at Gaighat town, (Sagamatha District) of Nepal. This is a totally new…

Finishing 2016 … Beginning 2017

Heart Glimpse of A Career Missionary Naomi & I began our missions career in June of 1993 when we answered God’s call and were sent by our home church, Faith Mennonite Fellowship, Denver PA, to Grenada, West Indies with OBMM. Our mission assignment was to serve as the missionary pastor at the Limes Mennonite Church.…

“GO AND MAKE DISCIPLES OF ALL NATIONS”

Hello Jesus raised up 12 disciples of leadership in three and a half years’ time, Barnabas raised up four disciples of leadership in 4 years’ time, Paul raised up multitudes of disciples of leadership in 10 years’ time. Macedonian Teaching Ministry is a “Go and Make Disciples of all Nations” ministry … MTM’s vision is…