Asia / Pacific
It's been a blessed year for the Central Christian Church in 2007! As we reviewed the year gone by at our New Year's Eve bash, it was amazing to see how God has blessed the church and given us great victories, both personally and as a congregation.
They will beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks. Nation will not take up sword against nation, nor will they train for war anymore. Isaiah 2:4
On the same day exactly three years after the South Asia Tsunami, Indonesia experience another water-related disaster. Heavy rain that pours on KarangAnyar & Wonogiri Districts, Central Java from Christmas Day until the next morning has brought major landslide to several villages in both districts.
In the largest Muslim nation on earth, disciples are making a difference in schools, in the marketplace, in the home and in the lives of singles and teens.
On the morning of May 20, 2005 I awoke to a phone call very early in the morning. I received shocking news that Kazune, a 3 year old boy in the church had suddenly died in his sleep. My wife and I rushed to the house to encourage Shoko, his mother.