#064: Waves of Suffering

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“How can a God who is loving and kind, gracious and merciful, not only allow, but sovereignly take people through pain and suffering?” When tragedy strikes Paul’s family, he is forced to sit in the tension of ministering to the unreached and being present to love and serve his family through the lowest point of their lives. As Paul wrestles …

#063 From the Field: Banned for Life

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Jacob and Lisa encountered many obstacles while serving in South Asia, and ultimately this caused them to see their unhealthy view of suffering. They regrouped back home, returned to the field with a renewed perspective, and watched their ministry grow. After traveling abroad, they returned to South Asia, only to discover that the country had banned them for life. In …

#062 From the Field: Safe House

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During a season in North Africa, Samuel and Susan often wrestled with, “What does biblical community look like?” Surprisingly, God used a Muslim family to answer this question. While trapped in a time of intense fear and uncertainty, this family welcomed Samuel and Susan into their home, even when it meant putting themselves in harm’s way. This week, hear how …

#058: Herald & Sow

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Growing up, Sam developed a heart for unreached people groups. His passion for taking the gospel to the lost eventually led him and his wife to move to the Middle East, but he struggled with how ineffective his words seemed to be in drawing people to faith in Christ. A shift in theology encouraged him to remain on the field. …

#057: Sovereign

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This week, we bring you an encore of the eighth episode in our From the Field series. Joe and Taylor had a longing to share the gospel in Central Asia for many years. When God finally opened the door for them to serve in that region, they immediately felt a tension between knowing there would be some difficulty serving overseas …

#056: Compelled by Joy

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This week, we bring you an encore of the seventh episode in our From the Field series.During her first few months on the field in Central Asia, Janet struggled with loneliness and unexpected trials. Without the comforts of home to lean on, Janet knew that Jesus was the only hope she could cling to. As Janet and her team share …

#055 From the Field: The Trial

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This week, we bring you an encore of the sixth episode in our From the Field series. After serving overseas for just a few months, Alice travelled back to the States to visit family. Upon returning to her location, she was confronted by authorities and interrogated. During a long and uncertain court trial involving Alice, she experienced the love of Christ …