A person who sacrifices their time, finances, and energy to glorify God around the globe is to be thanked for their sacrifice in participating in God’s Great Commission. Scripture tells us God has a mission for the church to reach the lost. All Christian disciples are to play a part, be it goer, sender, or […]
Mike is teaching “Introduction to the New Testament” at our seminary in Bata. The class is being attended by 20 evangelical pastors and church leaders. The course provides an overview of the 27 books of the NT. Mike is using lectures, small group discussion, reading, research papers, student presentations, and exams to provide a basic overview […]
Missionaries who have it set in their heart they are going to the mission field are very anxious and can’t wait to get started. The excitement and willingness to serve is a good thing. Too often, this desire to get on the field quickly supersedes the wisdom of being properly prepared before a missionary leaves […]
Erin visited the Nazareen school recently and treated 900 kids. Erin treated all the kids for abdominal parasites and provided vitamin A (helps with eyesight) for another 240 kids. The school is run by pastor Daniel who is a leader, professor, and student at our theological seminary. Two Guinean nurses volunteered to help Erin. Most of the families of […]
Our MTW boss came for a visit. Bill Yarbrough is the International Director for Sub-Saharan Africa and this past week he came to spend time with us for four days. Bill has worked intimately with missionaries for a long time throughout Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa. Bill has been all over the world serving and […]
Mike Pettengill: New Blog Post: "What A Bad Short-Term Missionary Looks Like" The condition of your heart has much to do missions. https://t.co/MudIJQG0IO
Mike Pettengill: If your church isn’t spreading the gospel to the lost across the street and around the world, your church doesn’t understand the gospel.
Mike Pettengill: “The Bible is not the basis of missions; missions is the basis of the Bible.” - Ralph Winter