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JL's Journal

November 23, 2014

3 WEEKS IN ASIA

Final Report

“DARJEELING & KOLKATA”

“Do you not say:
'Four months more and then the harvest?'
I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields!
They are ripe for harvest!"

(John 4:35)

Dear Ministry Partner,

   If I have ever known a man who is passionate about the ripe harvest fields in India, it is Bishop Ezra Sargunam! He summarizes his mission philosophy this way: “Win the winnable while they are winnable!” 

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November 19, 2014

 

3 WEEKS IN ASIA

Part 5

HOLY PALACE HOSPITAL

Naxalbari, India"

“May God Himself…sanctify you entirely.
May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless
at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ."

(I Thessalonians 5:23)

 
Dr S. S. Rai and the staff of the Holy Palace Hospital.

Dear Ministry Partners,

   The words above by the Apostle Paul could easily summarize the spiritual and medical philosophy of Dr. Suresh Rai and the “Holy Palace Hospital” he founded over 2 decades ago. It also represents our life-long commitment to holistic ministry and missions. That’s because God is concerned about the whole person – not just his spirit or soul. 

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November 18, 2014

3 WEEKS IN ASIA

Part 4

“MINISTRY TO CHILDREN”

“I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one
of the least of these … you did for Me.”

(Matthew 25:40)

 Dear Ministry Partners,

   Children are near and dear to the heart of God! Jesus demonstrated that in His earthly ministry by His actions and teachings about the centrality of children:

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October 28, 2014

BRIEF UPDATE FROM CALCUTTA, INDIA

 

Dear Friends and Partners,

   As you can see, I’m here in Calcutta, standing outside the venue for a one-day conference on evangelism and mission. Our long time partner and friend, Bishop Ezra Sargunam, and the Evangelical Church of India (ECI), sponsored the event. It was such an honor to be among so many Christians who have a heart for evangelism and missions in India, and beyond her borders as well.

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October 21, 2014

BRIEF REPORT FROM ASIA AND HALLOWEEN REVISITED


After a day of outreach in central Nepal.

Dear Friends and Family,

   J.L. has had a busy and exciting 10 days in Asia! The highlight was getting to share the Gospel with an almost totally unreached people group, who were very receptive to hearing the Good News, and eager to discuss the messages. I’m sorry that you will have to wait until he gets back home to learn more of the details, as some security issues are still involved.

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