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…

Focusing on the Focused

On November 18, 2016, the nineteen students of the fall class of Asia Soul Winners’ School of Mission were awarded certificates of completion after a three-week term of concentrated study provided by Macedonian Teaching Ministry, of Chiang Mai, Thailand. As a guest teacher with MTM, my wife and I were privileged to participate in this…

Kingdom Growth in Western Nepal

Any The October, 2016 conference held near Dhangadhi in southwestern Nepal provided another obvious manifestation of the Spirit of God working among His people around the globe.  The approximately 300 attendees were very attentive and responsive to the gospel messages and teaching shared with them.  With upturned faces and open expressions welcoming the teaching, then…

Demons Cry Out…..

White ….”Don’t Mention the Name of Jesus”! It’s hard to describe the sad hopeless look we saw on the people’s faces when we arrived at Kathmandu, Nepal on October 5 to help with MTM seminars in eastern Nepal.  The gloomy, trashy conditions and oppressive spirit spoke of the country’s great need for the gospel. An…

Himalayan Bible School 2016

Third Annual Himalayan Bible School, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal September 12-30, 2016 South of the smoke rising from the burning bodies on the funeral pyres along the Pashupati Temple, and beyond the murky Bagmati River carrying the sooty ashes of the dead, a footpath winds its way back to a small Nepali village. Outside a crude…

Preaching The Living God In A Land Of Dead Idols

We arrived at the Yangon Grace Bible School on Monday August 15, 2016, having been invited there for a teaching conference lasting several days. We were greeted by many smiling, friendly pastors and students who went out of their way to make us feel welcome. There were nineteen pastors from at least four different states…

MTM To The Dalits Of Mumbai, INDIA

In one word, here’s how I would summarize my experience with MTM in Mumbai, India: WOW!  To bring the practical teachings of the New Testament church into the slum-like living conditions of the Dalit people (the untouchables) of India was a wonderful privilege indeed!  Dalits are a mixed population but all taken together, according to…

Thy Kingdom Come … Afterglow

MTM has been co-laboring with a group of pastors and leaders from many different regions of Egypt since 2010. May 8-11, 2016 Naomi and I traveled to Egypt to facilitate a “Kingdom of God” pastoral leadership conference by invitation. This was now the 4th conference with this group of church leaders in the past 6…