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Training Determines How Far and Deep Ministry Goes

Training Determines How Far and Deep Ministry Goes Stories from CEF Training Determines How Far and Deep Ministry Goes By Gerd-Walter Buskies   Effective and inspiring training determines how far and deep our ministry in a country goes. Andrei from Bulgaria had the opportunity to work in Cyprus, making good... Read More

Tents of Blessing

Tents of Blessing Stories from CEF Tents of Blessing My wife and I, along with our team, visited two families who had opened their homes (tents) in refugee camps to CEF workers. I told one hostess that her tent was a tent of God’s blessing. She was so eager to hear God’s Word. Later... Read More

Sacrificing for the Sake of the Gospel

Sacrificing for the Sake of the Gospel Stories from CEF Sacrificing for the Sake of the Gospel By Reese Kauffman Jesus made it clear to His disciples that there would be a cost to carry out the Great Commission. “Do not be surprised, brothers, that the world hates you” (1 John 3:13). The signs of... Read More

Not a Walk in the Park

Not a Walk in the Park Stories from CEF Not a Walk in the Park  By Kevin Lamberston, CEF Southern Maine    “It is no secret that most of our churches are lacking children. For years churches had thriving Sunday Schools and kids ministries that were bursting at the seams. Somewhere... Read More

Training to Reach the Next Generation with the Gospel

Training to Reach the Next Generation with the Gospel Stories from CEF Training to Reach the Next Generation with the Gospel  By Tina Busenitz    One of the saddest verses in the Bible is Judges 2:10.  And all that generation also were gathered to their fathers. And there arose another generation after them who did not... Read More