In the commissioning of his followers, Jesus made it clear: we are to be nation-disciplers. What an immense privilege – and responsibility – to partner with the Holy Spirit to propel the transforming message of the gospel throughout entire nations and regions! But what does it really take?
The paradigm of God is multi-generational. From one generation to the next, we are invited to participate in the story of His glory. Yet within the body of Christ, we struggle with this thread of continuity.
In an Islamic nation in Central Asia, a group of local missionaries and church planters is bravely reaching the children in their communities. Recognizing the need to disciple believers from the oldest to the youngest, they hold VBS-style summer camps to teach the foundations of what it means to follow Christ.