Category Archives: evangelism & outreach

Josh McDowell forgives sexual abuse, but cannot forget

‘Undaunted,’ a New Film, Unveils Painful Past

By Dan Wooding

Few people know that behind the ministry of the legendary author and international speaker Josh McDowell lies a painful childhood caused by a severely dysfunctional family, sexual abuse and an alcoholic father.

On Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7 PM, Undaunted: The Early Years of Josh McDowell, a new docu-drama by Director/Script Writer Cristóbal …

Jesus heals demon-possessed man

Umed had been striving to please his gods for many years. Now, when he needed them, they didn’t answer.

Having grown up diligently participating in religious activities, Umed was devoted to his family’s traditional beliefs. At some point in this spiritual darkness, Umed fell under the control of evil spirits. He began suffering frequent seizures. His family spent huge amounts of …

9/11 Remembrance: only known survivor from Trade Center impact zone pays tribute to God’s grace

Testimony of only known survivor from impact zone of World Trade Center. He credits God’s grace for his survival.

‘The Great Commission’ plus ‘The Great Commandment’ equals a great life purpose

by Mark Ellis

What has God placed you on this earth to do?  What is your purpose? What drives you? What are you living for?

You may be driven to please certain people in your life. I was driven for many years by the need for approval from my parents. You may be driven by fear of failure or anger about the …

Iran seizes 6,500 Bibles

Iranian authorities have seized 6,500 copies of the Bible in northwest Iran

Campus Crusade for Christ Adopts New Name: Cru

60-year-old International Ministry Aims to Increase Relevance and Global Effectiveness

By Dan Wooding

Campus Crusade for Christ in the U.S. is changing its name to Cru. The new name will be adopted in early 2012. The U.S. ministry hopes the new name will overcome existing barriers and perceptions inherent in the original name.

“From the beginning, Bill (Bright) was open to changing our …

The faithful witness at Times Square

By Mark Ellis

She has been handing out tracts and witnessing for Christ almost every night for 41 years in the heart of Times Square.


“In 1970 I started going out in the streets,” says Irma Moares, 84. “People would tear up my tracts and throw them in my face and call me dirty names,” she says. “Now they are nicer.” 

Times Square …

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