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MOBILIZING MISSIONARIES FOR PIONEER CHURCH PLANTING

Great Team

Great Team

Posted on 19 Nov 2016 in empower missionaries, Islands | 0 comments

“You guys have a great team!” Was the phrase I kept hearing from our friends who had come from Westside Church in Bend, Oregon. These eight members of Westside’s annual mission team had come for two weeks of training our islanders on “Doing What Jesus Did”–a 7 part seminar that equips regular believers to lead […]

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Seeing the Forgotten

Posted on 13 May 2016 in Islands, transform regions | 0 comments

This guest post is from Jenna Anderson, former missionary to Botswana and pastor of global outreach at Westside Church in Bend Oregon. The glorious islands found in the rough waters of Lake Victoria: Rugged, remote, nearly forgotten and entirely wild. These distant shores, and more importantly their inhabitants, have undoubtedly caught the eye of Jesus. To Him, these […]

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Secret Weapons

Posted on 28 Sep 2015 in Islands | 0 comments

Planting churches in remote island villages that have been strongholds of Satan for generations is not just a logistical challenge—we are in the middle of a spiritual battle! In the past five months we have had great highs and deep lows in our fledging little congregation, but we know where our enemy is and what […]

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No Contest

Posted on 17 Jun 2015 in Islands | 1 comment

Earlier this year as I was in prayer asking what to do about a false apostle who had come to hinder our work on a certain island, Jesus anchored my soul to a verse in Jeremiah that has held me steady in the midst of this tumultuous season: “The prophet who has a dream, let […]

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A Church is Born!

Posted on 29 Apr 2015 in Islands | 0 comments

     Ever since we heard the call to live and work in another nation and understood the value of the local church as God’s instrument to make disciples of entire people groups, we have desired to plant churches among the unreached. Last year God began to bring this desire off the back burner and […]

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