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The business of mission: A Romanian Road…

The business of mission: A Romanian Road…

Brasov 1985 Onno Weststrate is elder at Elim church, Reeuwijk, the Netherlands and is part of Lighthouse Community leadership. Currently involved in a number of start-ups in post-communist countries to support local church plants. God has put it in my heart to share...

Cultural Spotlight – Latvia

Cultural Spotlight – Latvia

Latvian culture looks and is very different now compared to how it was like when I grew up under a Soviet regime. During 30 years of independence it has evolved and is now a mixture of Latvian folk heritage and Soviet and Western influences.For centuries we have been...

Losing a Ring, finding HIS direction

Losing a Ring, finding HIS direction

We had been living in Pardubice, Czech Republic for three years and we had gathered around us a group of Christians to pray and worship together. My wife Michelle had a clear call to return to the Czech Republic but I never felt that we would be the ones to lead a...

Desire the Spiritual Gifts – Prophesy!

Desire the Spiritual Gifts – Prophesy!

Maurice Nightingale is married to Rachel and is a member of the Relational Mission apostolic team. “Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy.” Our God is a God of revelation. He is not a God of riddles and muddles. He...

The Power of Hope

The Power of Hope

Hope is a wonderful word which probably deserves far more attention than we give to it. David King is elder at New Life Church, Turnbridge Wells, UK, and is part of the Lighthouse community leadership team.  Hope tells our hearts there is something worth living for -...

Rejoicing in Hope… Constant in Prayer

Rejoicing in Hope… Constant in Prayer

Some things have changed in Uzhgorod recently because we have been praying. God spoke to me about adding a Wednesday night service with a sermon into our Church life. God spoke to me about making this change during a personal time of prayer and the effect upon the...

Cultural Spotlight – Czechia

Cultural Spotlight – Czechia

Hi, I am Michelle, I am Czech and I live with my family in Pardubice, Czech Republic, or Czechia for short. Czech people love food, beer and good wine. There are many different traditional Czech foods like guláš or pork with sauerkraut and dumplings. An interesting...

Assurance of things hoped for

Assurance of things hoped for

Hi! I am Colin Stephen, originally from Aberdeen, Scotland, but since 1995 I have been serving the Lord as a missionary in Shkoder, Albania. I am married to Elida, from Shkoder and we have 3 boys, Aron (21 years) Joel (19 years) and Tomas (16 years). I grew up in a...

Online presence in 2021

Online presence in 2021

Because we want to take our communication with you, our supporters, to a next level, we have started a collaboration with the guys from The Boost Company. They are missionaries but also experts in everything that has to do with media. God is working in Eastern Europe...