Category Archives: Missiological Issues

Fear of Terrorists Close Mosques to Kids in Central Asia

The final years of our missionary life was spent in placing and leading teams in Central Asia.  We lived in Tash kent, Uzb ekistan for five years.  During those years the country was wide open for us to be there … Continue reading

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Helping Parents Parent in Turbulent Times!

When Sheri and I were parenting our children, most of those years we were overseas doing that in another culture.  Influenced by a set number of parenting principles developed from our own backgrounds and biblical teaching, our parenting moved forward … Continue reading

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Leveraging Your Ministry into a Movement!

If you’re on the mission field, chances are you are leading a ministry or involved on a team that’s expecting to make some type of lasting impact in your situation.  Perhaps you’ve even dreamed about or talked with others about … Continue reading

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Does “Co-Habitation” Really Work?

Here’s an interesting article on a subject I broached some time ago, cohabitation of couples without marrying.  I took it from the angle of “biblical immorality.”  This article takes a look at what happens to people who co-habit based on … Continue reading

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How Important is Your Calling?

This blog post is from Mark Brewster.  He and his wife, Jayne, host Shepherd’s Rest, the Life Impact Lewiston, ID Oasis.  Mark comes to LI from years as a Senior Pastor.  Here he is challenging us to stay true to … Continue reading

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Can the Bible Enlighten Us on the Health Care Debate? (1.42)

Determining what is just and then making good applications for our lives so we are living “justly” is a major Disciple challenge.  An authoritative Bible must be central in that attempt or we move totally off into a swamp of … Continue reading

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With My Subjectivism, How Do I Know I’m Acting Justly? (1.41)

 Who DEFINES Justice?  The believer must take the stance that God defines justice and since His thoughts are not ours, we may not always understand how He looks at a justice issue.  The Gibeonite situation with King David, blows my … Continue reading

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Giving Implements God’s Justice, Heart, and Command to Us (1.37)

As mentioned in my last posts, justice shows up in many issues, and on the mission field in a variety of ways.  Of course, one of those justice issues is what to do with the poor.  Those who want to … Continue reading

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Justice – Implication for Caregivers (1.36)

Considering “justice” today in world missions is an emphasis of the future since a younger cadre of workers is moving to the fields of the world to take on some of the biggest challenges facing mankind — poverty, malaria, war … Continue reading

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The Justice Perspective of the New Cadre of Workers. (1:35)

When we consider the poor, the cry today is for “justice.”  Here’s an application of these post series to Missionary Care.  It seems to me that the post-modern Christian generation is looking at the world through a slight adjustment in … Continue reading

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