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A People Movement to Christ

June 5, 2012

(The following story describes a people movement to Christ among unreached people in Northern Kenya. Similar movements have been launched as a result of Global Disciples’ work across Africa and Asia.) They said he was just a desert boy from the barren wasteland of northern Kenya. From the nomadic tribe known as the Turkana, his…

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The Joys and Challenges of Growth

March 29, 2012

by Galen Burkholder, International Director of Global Disciples I love this time of year. New life is bursting forth everywhere. Springtime in Pennsylvania brings a brilliant array of colors as the flowers blossom, trees shoot out new growth, and the grass turns green. We know that all this new growth will create more work, but…

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Greatly Distressed and Hopeful

February 2, 2012

by Galen Burkholder, International Director of Global Disciples The air was thick with the scent of death, smoke and burning flesh. I stood on the stone platform at the edge of the shallow river littered with brightly colored decaying pieces of clothes and charred human limbs. On the other side, four big stacks of burning…

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… But Deliver Us From Evil

January 10, 2012

by Galen Burkholder, international director of Global Disciples As disciples of Jesus Christ we are engaged in a spiritual conflict with evil. The enemy of our souls pursues us to destroy us (1 Peter 5:8). In many parts of the world, we see spiritual battles raging in ways unfamiliar to most in the western church.…

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