I got an encouraging text from my buddy Zach Medlock in Memphis yesterday. He enthusiastically shared that his wife Calley put out an Instagram invite (see below) to look at stories of Jesus from the Bible together. NINE people (yes, 9) showed up to an online Bible study via Zoom. It took less than an … More People Are Wide Open To The Gospel Right Now!
In this e3 Partners T4T training video, our dear friend and mighty gospel warrior James Harvey of T4TUSA.com and the City Church Network in Nashville gives the exciting update of a man who chose to follow Jesus and then shares solid gold wisdom on how to multiply disciples. James is a fruitful T4T practitioner who actively … More James Harvey Shares Wisdom on Multiplication [VIDEO]
Dearest Support Family: We have reached the half-way mark of our exciting year of missions in Japan & are continuing to pray through what the next chapter of ministry looks like for the Coopers. We have received much counsel and are currently thinking and praying through the vision of becoming full-time supported missionaries with an organization … More Praying For Next Chapter of Cooper Ministry
Disclaimer: I am not a writer (if you read this post, you’ll discover that for yourself in the first paragraph). I am a pastor-missionary-trainer-discipler-maker who is passionate for God’s glory will not let my lack of writing skills keep me from communicating what I see God doing around me. Last month my good friend, Jon Mobley … More Attractional event + Missional model? | Jonny Magic Japan Mission Trip Update
A few highlights from tonight’s ministry training w Pastor Toyoharu Kamidate at Grace Church Sapporo:
Vision: “We Christians in Japan must proclaim the full gospel w clarity & make multiplying disciples who start multiplying churches! Lets pray to increase Christians in Hokkaido, Japan from 0.4% to 1% and then 10%!”
“Christians aren’t responsible for Japanese to believe in Jesus. That’s God’s role. We Christians are responsible for the people of Japan to hear the full gospel w clarity! That IS our role”
“Christians, you must be bold in proclaiming the full gospel with clarity! Do what it takes to be prepared. Practice sharing with your spouse or your kids or to yourself in the mirror. We must proclaim the full gospel with clarity!”