Missions Teams

refugee-campsOn Sunday, March 8 we got a report from H. C. Wilson that the Utica church has begun training ten men in a Wesleyan course of study to prepare to be missionaries at eight of the 9 Burmese refugee camps along the Thai/Burma border.   This is one of the most exciting initiatives I have heard.   They will be going to displaced people from a country that is 85% Buddhist to tell them about Jesus.   For some of the refugees in the camps it will be the first time they have ever heard about Christ.  Stay tuned for more information as we have updates.

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About johnmcmurphy

Jesus is first and foremost in my life. He is above all religions, principalities and powers. In everything He must increase and I must decrease. Into the hands of Jesus, God has placed life and death, truth and purity. strength and meaning. Only in a growing understanding of the triune God, and his son Jesus can I do, breathe, exist and serve. I have a Bachelor's degree in Bible from Vennard College, a Master's in Social Science from Azusa Pacific University and a Ph. D. from Ohio State in Family Relations and Human Development. I am an ordained pastor involved in cross-cultural ministry. I am currently employed at several colleges as an instructor. If you need to get in touch with me, just leave a comment, I screen all comments and so you can leave further contact information which I will erase before it is published. -John

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