Gaining by Losing

by Rick Burke & Cathy Nelson Have you ever asked yourself the question, “Why isn’t the kingdom of God growing like it did in the early days when the Apostle Paul was planting churches during his journeys?” Church history gives us an insight which today’s North American/European church culture continues to propagate. History shows that two factors slowed and almost stopped kingdom growth. The first factor was combining church with the state. Thankfully, our forefathers were wise enough to

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News from the Field

From Ann (Navigators, San Antonio, TX):  Using everyday experiences to bring the gospel into conversations. At a picnic this fall, I was talking with Sherrie and Mary about what it means for one to become a Christian including difficulties one may face when embracing Jesus, such as the possibility of being cut off from one’s family. As we were talking, some Girl Scouts came by to sell cookies. Mary and I explained Girl Scouts to Sherrie which led to

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Points of Interest

First Free Champions for Life Interest and Informational Lunch -THIS Sunday, March 26: We will gather to discover how God desires to equip First Free to enjoy and express the gospel in the arena of life issues. It is our hope to follow God’s lead to develop a team that addresses infertility, end of life concerns, crisis pregnancy, and much more. Come to explore how you can join us to support Life at First Free. Contact lifeteam@efree.org. 2017 Churches for

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Prayer for Missions and Missionaries

For the many people seeking safety, security, and peace (physically, mentally, and spiritually) in the Middle East/North Africa. The Oasis Project has connected with many Syrian families. Pray for more workers in order to reach more people through this ministry. For Linda Sjerven as she travels to Beirut for first official trip as GlobalFingerprints missionary staff. She will observe the program in action. Please pray for her as she learns from and encourages the GF staff. Please pray for

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