28 09, 2015

COMPASSION FOR THE DISPLACED

2020-01-20T19:59:47-06:00September 28th, 2015|Categories: BrookLink News, Greece, Middle East, Prayer Requests|Tags: , , , |

It’s hard to miss the heart-breaking stories of the day-to-day crisis developing across the European Continent regarding the tens of thousands of men, women and children fleeing oppressive regimes. The continent of Europe is facing enormous challenges politically, economically, ethnically, and even spiritually.

20 05, 2015

STORIES FROM GREECE

2020-01-20T20:27:32-06:00May 20th, 2015|Categories: Affiliates, BrookLink News, Greece, Middle East, Partnership|Tags: , , , , |

Recently BrookLink was invited by 222 Ministries to teach and train a group of Iranian church leaders in Athens, Greece. All of them had a story to tell! For a whole week my friend Paul Sinclair and I were teaching these men and women about God as our Father—a heavenly Father, whose extravagant and costly love set Him apart from even the best of earthly fathers.

8 05, 2015

FROM THE FIELD | GREECE

2020-01-20T20:32:23-06:00May 8th, 2015|Categories: Affiliates, From the Field, Greece, Middle East, Prayer Requests|Tags: , , , , |

It’s Thursday afternoon here. I’ve just finished three hours of teaching, or should I say, leading the group in a robust exploration of Luke 15:11-32—the Story of the Prodigal Sons. They have gathered in small groups to study this passage in depth. Paul and I have also used Rembrandt’s famous painting, “The Return of the Prodigal” to engage their imagination!

16 04, 2015

APRIL, MAY, JUNE

2020-01-20T20:39:47-06:00April 16th, 2015|Categories: Affiliates, BrookLink News, Greece, Meadowbrook Church, Partnership, Prayer Requests, Windows to the World|Tags: , , , , , , |

About 15 years ago I had the privilege of meeting Dr. Nabeel Jabbour at a missions conference in one of our local churches in the Milwaukee area. I was immediately struck by his personal humility, compassion for Muslim people and godly demeanor.