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Workers in the Harvest

Missionaries working in Turkey once took me to the place where they believe Paul received his “Macedonian Call,” which Luke recorded in Acts 16. The hill looked out over straits that separated us in Asia from a gray sliver of land over in Europe. Most of us with a European heritage appreciate the Westward advance … Continue reading

Prayer Through the Orality Lens

What role does prayer uniquely play among oral-preference learners? Even Jesus’ disciples observed John the Baptist’s disciples who were praying and wanted Jesus’ teaching, too (Luke 11:1). Prayer lessons used to disciple me were developed by scholars who were among the 13% of Americans that are proficient at reading. It has shaped how I pray. … Continue reading