The Bemenderfers

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Hour in Prayer

Have you ever thought of spending an hour in prayer and wondered how you could do it? Here is a pattern I've used before. Feel free to use it as is or with whatever modifications you desire. It can be easily expanded to a half-day…

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Support Us through Crosswinds

Our support page just went active, so we can now receive donations through Crosswinds (the parent of Caribbean Mountain Academy). There are several options: If you'd like to set up recurring or one-time donations online, you can do that here. If you'd like to send…

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We're Moving...

O me of little faith! I thought our days on the field were over. I was worn out. Rachel's bouts of depression. Our little Weihai foreign fellowship was fading so we were losing our on-site support and encouragement. Except for a few notable exceptions, the…

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End Times Overview (Matthew 24)

The end times offer no end of fascination for the believer. Since the return of Christ to the right hand of God, believers have longed to understand how things would play out when Christ returned to reign. Of course, there are multiple schools of thought…

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How to Lose a Church

On the topic of growing a fellowship in maturity, I realized there were about five steps to losing a church or fellowship for Christ. I list them here: 0) Every church begins as mixture of wheat and tares. In the best situation, there is mature…

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