The Olympics of Ministry Defines Success Differently

Posted by on August 13, 2012 at 10:01 am

  By Dan Delzell , Special to CP August 8, 2012|7:52 am As Olympians are currently striving in London to earn medals and get on the platform, I think of all the Christians in the world today who are focused on winning a different kind of medal. St. Paul described this holy pursuit with these [...]

Where Was God When Lolo Jones Placed Fourth?

Posted by on August 13, 2012 at 1:59 am

     We need a theology that accounts for Christian athletes’ on-the-field failings. Katelyn Beaty Gabby Douglas had “a good feeling” when she arrived in London last week. “It was raining and I thought, It’s going to be a great day,” she told People. “My mom used to tell me when I was little, ‘When [...]

Young Brazilian Evangelists Testify Jesus Christ to Thousands at London 2012 Olympic Games

Posted by on August 13, 2012 at 1:34 am

 By Andrea Madambashi , Christian Post Correspondent August 10, 2012|7:26 am Hundreds of young Brazilian Christians from Junta de Missões Mundiais (World Missions Board – JMM) have committed themselves to sharing the Gospel with people from all nations converging at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. For the past two weeks 175 volunteers from the [...]

Knitting missionary touches hearts in London

Posted by on August 10, 2012 at 9:04 am

  by ASSIST News ServicePosted: Wednesday, August 8, 2012, 12:31 (BST)   For the past 30 years, Margaret Sesma’s missionary outreach has touched nearly every nation in the world. According to Forever2012.com, Sesma has served soldiers and the homeless, jails and orphanages. Margaret has managed to do all of this even through the age of [...]

Christian life worth more than 10 seconds of glory – bishop

Posted by on August 10, 2012 at 1:37 am

    Posted: Wednesday, August 8, 2012, 12:12 (BST)  Over 200 young people gathered near the Olympic Park were encouraged to live for a higher glory. Bishop Thomas McMahon of Brentwood and Bishop Richard Moth of the Forces were there to celebrate with the youngsters at St Francis of Assisi Catholic church in Stratford. Bishop [...]