e-News – Connections: March & April 2019

In Mark’s gospel people were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them. They thought Jesus was way too important to be bothered with children. After all, he needed to be with the “significant people” like them, right? But we read,

from Jesus Film for Children

When Jesus saw this, he was indignant. He said to them, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a child will never enter it.” And he took the children in his arms, placed his hands on them and blessed them. Mark 10:14-16

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The Impact of Prayer on Modern Missions

Dick Eastman, the President of Every Home for Christ, was one of 121 leaders who gathered for the International Prayer and Mission Leaders Consultation in Herrnhut, Germany, May 8-12. 2017. The ministry of Every Home for Christ sees about 20,000 decisions for Christ every day around the world, giving Dick a unique perspective. After the … Read more

When Prayer Becomes A Priority

On the way to the Lausanne Congress II in Manila, Philippines, in July 1989, a ministry colleague and I took two extra days to stop in Korea. We wanted to experience first hand the “prayer culture” that marked the churches of that nation. On Saturday we took a bus to visit the most famous Prayer … Read more