Featured Missionary Max

Missionary Max Artwork

Over the years we have accumulated several pieces of art to accompany the Missionary Max series. I've decided to post...
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Family News Featured

Snapshots of Missionary Life: “Psychotria Nervosa” and Other Interesting Pictures

Our furlough adventures continue. Here are a few shots from Mother's Day. We are all grateful for the virtuous woman...
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Best of Brazil Featured

Best of Brazil: Robbery Attempt Goes Hilariously Wrong

It's an all-too-familiar scene in Brazil. A motorcycle with two riders pulls up to an establishment, one of them goes...
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Church Plant Featured

Ministry Report: Ebenezer Fundraiser

One of the more encouraging features of the Ebenezer Baptist Church is how they have rolled up their sleeves and...
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Featured James Series

James 2:19 – Big, Fat, Hairy Deal

You believe that there is one God. You do well. Even the demons believe—and tremble! When I was a youngster...
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Featured Missionary Max

In Which I Share Fan Mail from Missionary Max Readers

Mrs. Oliveira's sixth grade class sent me some fan mail, and it's so great I thought I'd share it with...
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Camp Featured

Ministry Update: The Green, Green Floors of Camp

We just received some great pictures from Pastor Geandro, one of the members of our ministry team. He and his...
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Church Plant Featured Writings

Transfer Without Trauma: Thoughts on Effective Ministry Transition

One of the benefits to the traditional approach to furlough (four years on the field, one year stateside) is that...
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Church Plant Featured

Ministry Update: Shocking Developments at Ebenezer

A few weeks ago we mentioned here how happy we were with the new men's ministry at the Ebenezer church....
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Featured Short Stories Writings

Short Story: The Gagne, the Bandura, and the Ugly

For a little light-hearted change of pace this week, here's a short story I did recently for one of my...
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