Persecution of Christians

The first Sunday of November is the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. Each year I remind churches to pray in November for persecuted Christians. You can pray, you can preach, you can show a video, and you can show a power-point. In July 2023, John...

Inside Information on Missions

Dear Pastors and Mission Leaders, Greetings in Christ. In September, I was part of a two-day summit with the ReachGlobal CONNECT team. Their mission is to want to connect the local Evangelical Free church to the work of ReachGlobal. Here are some of the highlights...

GlobalFingerprints Update

This month I want to focus on GlobalFingerprints, a child sponsorship program through the EFCA.  Exciting things are happening that you will want to know about. Here is some information about their program. They are in 12 countries currently and looking to add new...

Teaching English in Ministry

Greetings in Christ. Recently, I had the opportunity to interview Marilyn Reedy, who is the English Second Language (ESL) leader with ReachGlobal. I wanted to find out what resources are available for local churches, who are interested in teaching English in ministry...

Asia ReachGlobal Mission Updates

Greetings in Christ.  At the end of February, Kathy and I had the opportunity to attend the ReachGlobal Asia Division conference, since Kathy is a part of this division.  This was their first conference in-person in four years.  In this letter I want to share some...