Some years ago I was part of a group who visited Myanmar for two weeks through a Christian network. I\'d been studying cross cultural mission and I\'ve been privileged to be part of quite a number of missions around Asia and the sub-continent over those years.
World events proclaim the evil one constantly. It is easy to feel overwhelmed. That Bible verse clearly declares the world is made up of two specific groups ...a) those who \'know\' they are of God, and b) the rest.
NZ Herald ran an interesting article recently how children\'s colouring books dropped off the top sales list to a parenting book and this behoves the question as to what might be happening to this traditional and essential tool for children.
Being a Christian without likeminded friends can be difficult. Many Christians have or will experience this at some point, whether it is because they just got saved, moved to a new place or simply because all the suitable candidates seem to be nowhere in sight.
I love working with young people. I love seeing their child-like faith and willingness to know God more. I love seeing them accept the grace and love of God and confess that He is what they have been looking for.