Mission to Manitoulin

Mission to Manitoulin

A month has passed since INTERmission 2015, and my heart remains in Manitoulin, an island that holds so much pain, laughter, growth, and promise. On July 19, a team of 24 missionaries left Toronto at 6:30 AM for a two-week mission to bring the gospel to an unreached area in Canada. Not knowing what to expect, they travelled with anticipation, fear,

GC Blog Day 3 (Sabbath, July 4): From the Sabbath Sofa to an Ebola Hospital

GC Blog Day 3 (Sabbath, July 4): From the Sabbath Sofa to an Ebola Hospital

It was a blessed Sabbath in the Alamodome as Adventist mission was the resounding message in every program. Sabbath School was taught by Gary Krause from Adventist Mission and the directors from the Institute of World Mission. The mission feature for Sabbath School caught me a bit off guard: an emphasis on deaf ministries, and the announcement that

Islam Projected to Pass Christianity in the 21st Century

Islam Projected to Pass Christianity in the 21st Century

According to the latest Pew Research Center projections, Islam, with a 73 percent increase rate, will be the fastest growing world religion between now and 2050. At such a growth rate, Islam is positioned to pass Christianity in numbers by 2070. This Islamic increase is largely attributed to the highest fertility rate of 3.1 percent coupled with a