If we look at things with our natural eyes, we’d agree that we’re losing. Churches have been shut down in the Philippines, and we lost all of our international power, and the country has been disrupted with 40% unemployment due to the pandemic. Hunger is skyrocketing. Depression, suicide, sexual abuse, and incest also happen regularly because people are made to stay in their homes. Families have no choice but to stay indoors like never before. However, if we look at things with a spiritual perspective, with our eyes full of faith, then we’d see that things are working for our good.
Tommy and Claudia are Campus co-directors of Youth With A Mission Philippines Impact. Youth With A Mission (YWAM) is the largest missions organization on earth. YWAM has trained over 5 million missionaries since the 1956. YWAMers work in every country and have over 1,600 operating locations. There are over 28,000 YWAM missionaries serving in the world today. Their vision is to take part in finishing the Great Commission.
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During our Red Light Ministry, we have seen women set free from a lifestyle of prostitution and sex slavery. Even managers of brothels received Jesus Christ as their Lord. Claudia … Continue reading Compassion Testimony: Freedom from Prostitution During COVID-19 Lockdown
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The year 2020 started with Call2All Philippines. A strategic national leaders’ collaboration, which included the launching of 80,000 churches to reach the nation of the Philippines through evangelism, discipleship, and church-planting movements.
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There are people who doesn’t have food to eat live around us. There are many people who suffer from severe illness without a way to treat them also live around us. People have various issues that make them live a miserable lives. Empathy towards someone means to feel or understand the sufferings of the people who are in trouble. But having compassion is something more than that.
A promise is made by someone to do something without any obligation. It is up to him to decide whether to do it or not. It is the will of God to abundantly bless the world and His followers. God is love, and it is His character to unconditionally and sacrificially love all of creation – that is Agape Love or Divine Love. God’s promises operate in the same way.
The Lord Jesus Christ said in scripture, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid” John 14: 27. This is something to shout about! You must understand that the Lord has given you His peace. He gave you His peace not as the world gives its peace. That peace is inside your spirit, you have to stir up from within.
A well-known line is God is love. But both of those words, God and love are ambiguous in today’s culture. God can mean a multitude of religions and love can mean a gamut of definitions. A more biblical interpretation is God is Jesus; and love is Agape (the Greek word for God’s love).
Evangelism is important because most Christian nations in the world, such as America and South Korea, the top mission-sending countries in the world now have less than 3% of their next-generation following Jesus. Now is more important than ever to understand and renew what we believe evangelism is and how we do it, and how we make it part of the regular lifestyle that we’re supposed to be having with Jesus.