Posts tagged with ‘missionary’

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What do you live for?

by host4kfn

I’m sure all of you have faced this question at least once in your life time, perhaps during childhood or teenage, someone asking you, “What’s your ambition in life?” It doesn’t matter what you answered then, it is a question worth pondering over any day of your life. What do you live for? The sad […]

A Scottish guy who loved India…

by host4kfn

A veteran missionary stood before the general assembly of the Scottish Presbyterian Church to make an appeal for missionary work in India. But there was no response. In the midst of his appeal he fainted and was carried away by a doctor. When he opened his eyes, he cried, “Where am I? Where am I?” The doctor said, “Lie still. You just had a heart attack.” […]

Student Force in World Missions: A Study

by host4kfn

The Missionary movement in India is gradually showing signs of decline. Many of the leading mission agencies are finding it difficult to get new recruits. One of the key reasons for this, I suppose, is the spread of self centered teaching by Prosperity preachers. Perhaps, young people who aspire to make it big in life […]

Apostle of Africa: David Livingstone

by host4kfn

Perhaps the best known missionary of the last 500 years–undoubtedly is a man who has been known as the “apostle of Africa,” David Livingstone. What was the secret of his strength and perseverance amidst unbearable trials? Let’s look at his life. He had just returned to Great Britain for the first time after sixteen years […]

Bruce Olson: Bruchko

by host4kfn

This is an amazing account of Bruce E. Olson, an American missionary, who pioneered among the Motilones of Columbia, one of the most primitive Indian tribes of South America during the second half of the twentieth century. This is an autobiographical sketch and the author’s intention is to let the world know about the missionary […]

C. T. Studd: Cricketer & Pioneer

by host4kfn

Charles T. Studd was a servant of Christ who faithfully served His Saviour in China, India, and Africa. “C.T.’s life stands as some rugged Gibraltar — a sign to all succeeding generations that it is worth while to lose all this world can offer and stake everything on the world to come. His life will […]