STORIES ARCHIVE: 08, 2018

THE BEADED BRACELET

AUTHOR: A Global Partners missionary* living among the Fotizo people in the Turkic-Arabic Area | CATEGORY: #TransformingLives | POSTED Aug 22, 2018

We had been talking for about 30 minutes before I noticed it. My friend was wearing a beaded bracelet that, at first thought, I assumed her son had made. I asked her if the bracelet was new, and I reached out to touch it. Giving it a closer look, I realized that it wasn’t just […]

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BUILDING A CHURCH—EMPOWERING MEN

AUTHOR: Fred Cromer, missionary to Uganda | CATEGORY: #PartnershipsEngaged, #WorkingRelationships | POSTED Aug 22, 2018

Rev. Yusuf Oyo is one of the three national lecturers at the Wesleyan Bible Institute in Uganda. Rev. Oyo and Robina, his wife (pictured above), have also been pastoring the Buwuni Wesleyan Church for almost two years. When they first started the Buwuni church, they put up a temporary place to worship—and then a strong […]

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TEARS SHED AND A VISION REALIZED

AUTHOR: Dawn Bishop, missionary to Albania and Kosovo | CATEGORY: #MissionariesMobilized, #NationsTransformed | POSTED Aug 22, 2018

In September 2012 my husband, Ken, as Albanian Mission Director, was asked to close the Kosovo field since the Global Partners missionaries living there were returning to North America. As my husband stood on the balcony of their home overlooking the city, he wept knowing there were no churches or small groups to plug the […]

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