Author: Becky Hyland-Bennett

Multiplying Disciples Among the Least, Last, and Lost

Western Europe

A Desperate Soul Pleads for a Story

Is it a safe assumption that everyone in Western Europe knows at least a little bit about who Jesus is? Here is a true story of one man who did not… but for some mysterious reason, he felt that he really should find out more! “Should I go in? Or should I not go in?“ …

killing fields

Finding Fruit in the Former Killing Fields

There is a small province in Cambodia near Battambang called Pailin. It’s a beautiful region that has gained recognition for its amazing gemstones. It has jungles, natural waterfalls and is close to the international border. Emotional Scars Back in the 1970s, the Khmer Rouge decided they would take the small province for its rich minerals. …

quiet man

A Quiet Man and the Ring of Fire

Stephen* is a soft-spoken man. In his native country, he is not particularly famous. He does not promote himself but lives to serve the Lord and his community with God’s love and salvation. His friends, however, have a lot to say about him! “Like others in his part of Africa, he is a very friendly …

education

Baboons, Children’s Books and Literacy in Mozambique

The country of Mozambique is home to many tribes and unreached people groups. Some of these groups have heard the good news of Jesus. Others may have heard His name, but have no idea who He really is. God called Steve and Kate* to bring the gospel to some very remote villages deep in the …

deliverance

Naked, Possessed and Bound by Witchcraft- A Miracle Happened

The nation of Malawi is in southeast Africa. It has many areas of beauty including incredible wildlife parks. Malawi is also is a nation with numerous unreached people groups. God has been working in powerful ways to establish Disciple-Making Movements there. Signs and wonders are causing these movements to grow rapidly. This story is from …

the veiled

Is There a Small But Strong Beginning Among the Veiled?

The Arabian Peninsula is known for its riches from the oil industry. For some people in this region however, there is hunger and underdevelopment. They have a very short life expectancy as well. Rich Yet Poor Of the Arab nations, Yemen is the poorest. Education and health care are distributed inadequately, and at a low …

audio bibles

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 …

japan

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 …

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