Posts from November 2015

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The Art of Self-Forgetfulness

by Pastor Calvin

It never ceases to surprise us whenever we visit OMF missionaries & their ministries.  We are always humbled by their willingness to submit & go anywhere God has led them, by their long prayerful perseverance, and by their humble spirit.  We see Philippians 2:3-8 being lived out in our fellow missionaries. “Do nothing out of […]

Guarding the Truth

by Pastor Calvin

Today was a big day because I had a major Mandarin test after finishing Book 3.   It took over 2 hours to complete this written part.  I am so grateful to the Lord for allowing us to learn this beautiful language & for leading us to this point.  I still have the oral test tomorrow […]

Learning to Plod

by Pastor Calvin

            “If he give me credit for being a plodder he will describe me justly. Anything beyond that will be too much. I can plod. I can persevere in any definite pursuit. To this I owe everything.” This is a quote by William Carey, the pioneer missionary to India that […]

The Key to Grace

by Pastor Calvin

              Last week we finished our 2nd ministry visit to the city of Puxin.  We learned a lot.  We learned that there are still so many places where people have never heard the Good News of Jesus Christ even though He is their only hope of being set free […]