This past month I had the opportunity to preach in Andhra Pradesh, India. The love from the people and their hunger for God is really beyond description. In America we have many opportunities to hear about Christ and be fed the Word of God. We have thousands of churches across our nation, hundreds of books and dozens of ministries on television. However, in India, about 3% of the people are Christian in a nation of one billion people. The government is not very open to Christianity or the freedom of religion so it does make it more challenging to give the gospel.
Even though it’s more difficult to spread the good news, the hunger and thirst of the people is deep and the nation of India is opening to Jesus. I believe that nation is on the brink of a … Read More »
68 Youth Come to Christ in Public Schools
We are so excited to be able to share this report with you! Matt along with another local youth pastor in Miami went to 3 public high schools a couple of weeks ago. Click on the video below to see what happened.
Jesus told them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.” John 10:2 NIV
In our recession we are seeing a generation struggling to find work. We have a lack of jobs for all the workers who are eager to work. However, in the Kingdom of God we have a different problem. We have more work than we can imagine but we cannot seem to find the ‘workers’ who will get the job done.
Luke 10:2 – These were his instructions to them: “The harvest is great, but the workers are few. So pray to the Lord who is in charge of the harvest; ask him to send more workers into his fields. (NLT)
Bill Wilson of Metro Ministries said recently, “If you’re going to plow a field do you want to use a 1000 chickens or 2 oxen?” Then he said, “Don’t be a chicken.” Many of us believers ‘chicken’ out of the Great Commission. … Read More »