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January 2017
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OM’s 60th

Operation Mobilisation (OM) is celebrating six decades of mission this year, from its beginnings in 1957 with just a handful of college students, to today’s fellowship of 3,400 workers from over 100 nations — and a ship, MV Logos Hope. According to a statement from OM: ‘OM remains a movement at heart, an ideal,…

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November 2016
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Persecution: Central Asia – Uzbekistan

Eight Christians in the Central Asian republic of Uzbekistan have been punished in recent months for having religious literature at home, Norwegian human rights organisation Forum18 has revealed. Seven of these were landed with heavy fines, while the other was sentenced to two years of corrective labour for committing the same offence twice within…

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August 2016
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ACTS continues to amaze and reach out

When an experienced prosecuting barrister passionately shares common ground with ‘Chris’, a convicted prisoner, we need to see why. When the son of an Imam unconditionally endorses their agreement, there is something special. That ‘special’ thing is, of course, the wonderful good news about what Jesus Christ has done and continues to do for…

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July 2016
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Women missionaries (5)

Elinor Magowan, who is women’s pastoral worker at UFM Worldwide, talks to Rosie Crowter. Rosie is a UFM missionary in Papua New Guinea. Her sending church is Hambro Road Baptist Church in Streatham. Can you tell us where you are living and working, and a little about your personal circumstances? My name is Rosie…

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May 2016
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Women missionaries (4): What’s mission life like?

Elinor Magowan, who is women’s pastoral worker at UFM Worldwide, talks to Heledd Job. Heledd is a UFM missionary working in student ministry in Kosice, Slovakia, in association with IFES. Can you tell us a little about yourself? I was born in North Wales and stayed there until I went to study at the…

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May 2016
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A Vision for World Mission

The church exists as a place of nurture and worship; but also as a place of witness and outreach, which should have the whole world, as well as its own locality, in view. The Lord Jesus Christ commissioned his followers to proclaim his name to the ends of the earth. Even now, surely, Christ…

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April 2016
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Women missionaries (3): What’s mission life like?

Elinor Magowan, women’s pastoral worker at UFM Worldwide, asks Elizabeth to explain what life is like for a woman missionary and her family in France. Can you tell us a little about yourself? I was born and brought up in London, the eldest child of a large family. My parents are Christians who have…

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