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CYIA Testimony

CYIA Testimony Stories from CEF CYIA – Testimony Jericah Smith, from Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, was 13 years old when she attended her first Christian Youth in Action® (CYIA™) training in 2015. “CYIA gave me a new grasp of the Gospel. I was very blessed to grow up in a Christian... Read More

Nowhere to Go, Nothing to Do

Nowhere to Go, Nothing to Do Stories from CEF Nowhere to Go, Nothing to Do  By John Blake  Richard and Michael are pre-teen City kids who live, as many say, in da hood.  They have nowhere to go – and nothing to do.  It’s not because they don’t want to go somewhere or do something.  In fact, every... Read More

Planting the Seeds for a Great Commission Life

Planting the Seeds for a Great Commission Life Stories from CEF Planting the Seeds for a Great Commision Life By Daniel Akin Passion for the Great Commission was planted in my heart at the age of 19. I repented of my sin and trusted in King Jesus when I was ten years old. Unfortunately, I did not grow much in my... Read More

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