2 results for month: 04/2013


Torit Part 3

Part of the training for the missionaries involved teaching them fundamentals of ministry. Mark spoke on the call and on how to preach a sermon. Then he had one of the missionaries come up and give a five minute message. Thor spoke on how the kingdom of God has come and how it is with Christ, but not in the fullness until Christ returns. One other speaker talked about leadership and trust. He explained how we first must trust God and then we must trust each other. He told us of the story of how his son was born with a disability. At the time he didn’t understand why God allowed it. Every time he saw his son he would just break down in tears of ...

Torit Part 2

Our second day in Torit we got up early to have breakfast with Ray Noah, Founder of Petros network, and the team from the Colorado Vineyard church. Petros Network has a vision for planting churches in Africa. They team up with churches to reach the unreached for the Gospel.  The other team had been teaching and training the earlier part of the week, so Thor and Mark were scheduled to teach today and tomorrow. After breakfast we walked to the church where the training and interviews were being given.  The life stories of all these missionaries were amazing. There are a few though that stayed fresh in my mind. Brief descriptions of their stories ...