Author: Becky Hyland-Bennett

Multiplying Disciples Among the Least, Last, and Lost

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Powerful Disciple Makers Don’t Have to Be Literate

Long ago I dropped into a Christian bookstore in my country of residence, England. After wandering around the store, it occurred to me that there were many different English versions of the Bible. I couldnot even count them. They seemed too many! A Terrible Injustice “What about those who don’t have a Bible in their …

provision

Miraculous Provision to Launch New Teams in a Recession

Can countries that traditionally received missions support change and become mission sending nations?  Absolutely.  The story of YWAM Brazil proves this to be true! The Price Tag of Cross-Cultural Missions Many of us working in missions are blessed by the provision of people who support us in our work. What an encouragement! These people value …

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Can Good Come From a Devastating Tsunami?

In 2011 Japan suffered a devastating tsunami triggered by a magnitude 9 “megathrust” earthquake.  It occurred off the coast near Tohoku. It was one of the most powerful earthquakes logged since they started recording them.  Shifting the earth on its axis, thousands died. Entire neighborhoods were no longer safe to live in because of radiation. …

mobilizer

Praying, Mobilizing and Going to the Unreached

Meet *Maria- a woman of prayer. She joined a small group of YWAMers who regularly prayed together in her homeland of Colombia. For nine years she and the team prayed for those living in the 10/40 window. Maria learned that there were many Muslim nations that had no one to tell them about the love …

The Ends of the Earth Are….Where?

Jesus told us we were to be His witnesses to the ends of the earth. If you think that’s a challenging command now, imagine what it was like to hear it two thousand years ago. How would you react? In truth, the disciples who heard His words had no idea of where the earth’s “ends” …

reach the poor

Going to the Poorest of the Poor

Jesus told us that we would always have the poor with us.  As Christians we are called to reach the poor and needy. Sometimes we feel unsure of what is most important. Is it evangelism? Is it mercy ministry? Can it be both?  Or we ask ourselves “Can we reach the lost, and help the …

Missions mobilizer

A Mission Mobilizer’s Journey

This is a tale of “connections”. It the story of a couple from Latin America pursuing God’s call to love an unreached people group. One connection led to another. See how many connections you can count in the journey of this missions mobilizer. Several years ago, a Salvadoran man named Jose heard of great needs …

training leaders

In Training Leaders, Every Believer Is a Priest

Here is the story of an inspiring couple. These two were driven by love for the Lord and compassion for those without eternal hope. They were faithful. They were obedient. And through them, the Holy Spirit began one of YWAM Frontier Mission’s earliest  Disciple-Making Movements (DMMs)! The husband writes: “My wife and I did our …

Bold Witness

One of our YWAM-FM team leaders tells us what it looks like when disciples make disciples…boldly! Here is a wonderful story of how new believers practiced being a bold witness in an unlikely setting! Stories at a Wedding A young believer from a Muslim background was with her new disciple at a wedding. (We’ll call …

central asia

Dreams Come True – a Story of Central Asia

Central Asia: hard ground for the gospel? Not when God shows up! The historic Silk Roads, crossing Asia and beyond, are rich in stories of adventure. The routes pass through places that are considered to be among the great wonders of the world. You might say they are “the kind of places that dreams are …

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