English Ministry of Inland Church

Posts from July 2019

Shepherd’s Corner – July 28, 2019

It was great to hear the Indonesia Team to come back so challenged and encouraged. Missionary Matthew also spoke of the same thing. This is the excitement and joy that comes from partnering in gospel ministry. And these are the beginning first steps. The team did a lot of VBS for existing churches in Manado, and the churches there had never seen…

Shepherd’s Corner – July 21, 2019

Here’s my final push for our summer congregation retreat! For the past 3 years, we’ve been spending time investing in Inland EM’s identity and structure. It was a needed time of inward looking and rebuilding. But we can’t navel gaze forever. I feel that 3 years is a good amount of time for that, and yes when necessary we will return back…

Shepherd’s Corner – July 14, 2019

It is good to have the Indonesia team back again! It was great to hear about the ministry they did in Manado and hear about how our commissioned missionary, Pastor Matthew and Rebekah are doing. God is good, and it shows in the eyes and faces of the team members. They will be officially sharing with us their mission report on July…

Shepherd’s Corner – July 7, 2019

We welcomed the new freshmen last Sunday. And it’s my hope and prayer that we can welcome them with open arms so that a clear continuity between high school dept and our EM exists. This will be a task for our congregation every year, and I want to exhort all of us to this task. Because my prayer is that we remember…