Strengthened By Prayer

On the night before Jesus was crucified, He took His disciples to the olive grove called Gethsemane, where He told them, “Sit here while I go and pray.” (Mark 14:32-42) The mission of God has sometimes been called a rescue mission, but I think it’s better to describe it using Luke 15 as a framework. […]

Mobilized for Mission

One day last September I attended a lunch hosted by Bekele Shanko, Cru Vice President for Global Church Movements, and Erick Schenkel, JESUS Film Director. Bekele and Erick spoke about “the vision and progress of planting an additional 5 million churches around the world.” During the program, Phil Cohn, director of Christ for All Peoples, offered […]