#054 From the Field: Through the Valley

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“Rape, incest, terrorism…I think these things exist because people don’t know Jesus.” That is what initially spurred Kevin to the field. While in the Middle East, Kevin witnessed the aftermath of an attack from Muslim jihadists. In the midst of all circumstances, Kevin still encourages his Arab brothers in Christ to follow Jesus, despite the oppression they face from their …

#053 From the Field: War Torn

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Adam and Erin have been serving in Central Asia for several years. During their time overseas, they have been surrounded by heartache and tragedy, including the violent deaths of friends and loved ones. In the midst of it all, they have relied on God to be their provider and comforter. Knowing that God will sustain them as He always has, …

#052 From the Field: The Fuel for Growth

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After answering God’s call to go to the Nations by joining a team in the Middle East, Jeremy found himself stuck between feeling ill-equipped and feeling confident that this was where he was supposed to be. Just after six months of being in the field, Jeremy learned how important it was to daily abide in Christ, and began to see …

#051 From the Field: A Worthy Pursuit

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In September of 2015, God called Alan and Sydney to share the gospel through their new business in the Middle East amongst a Muslim people group. After being in the field for only a year, they quickly witnessed how God was moving in the hearts of those they ministered to—all the while, growing in sincere love and community with their …

#050 From the Field: Boldness Bears Fruit

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Two years into living in the Middle East, Casey felt discouraged by the lack of fruit he saw in his ministry. Just as he and his wife were preparing to return to the States to visit family, Casey felt compelled to share the gospel with an Arab friend that he came to know and love. In return, Casey learned that …

#049 From the Field: A New Series

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We’re excited to announce our new series, From the Field, coming this Sunday, April 23. These stories are first-hand accounts of what God is doing across the globe through the lives of everyday believers from the Austin Stone. These Goers have left everything behind in order to proclaim the name of Jesus in the most unreached places, and now, we’re sharing their stories with …

#048: Adopted to Serve

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Had Jon Wickes and Ben Law wanted to avoid a calling to foster care, they had a good list of excuses at their disposal. At the time, both men were in their mid-20s. Both were single. Neither Jon nor Ben were adopted. Yet, one night out of the month, along with their Missional Community group, they hosted a parents’ night …