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Paul’s Prisoner Journey to Rome

Paul, while trying to help the poor in Jerusalem, was rejected by the Jews and arrested for creating a riot.  He was held in a prison in Caesarea for 3 years, begins a long voyage to Rome to stand before Caesar and give his defense in the court of the Emperor. He is held there for about three years before he is acquitted of his crime. You will see the actual sites and artist renderings of what it looked like in the 1st century. 

Paul’s Third Evangelistic Journey

Paul’s third evangelistic journey begins again in Syrian Antioch. He had left Pricilla and Aquila in Ephesus with a small group of believers, promising to return. He quickly walks nearly a thousand miles across modern-day Turkey to Ephesus to spend 3  years before crossing into Macedonia, Illyricum and Greece before returning to Syria and Jerusalem. It is an amazing journey to establish new churches where none existed. One can not help but catch the passion of Paul to share Jesus Christ with the world.

This is a visual and geographic presentation of the Apostle Paul’s Third Journey from modern-day Syria to Bosnia in an amazing and arduous task of spreading the gospel throughout the Roman empire in the 1st century. See the sites as they are now and renderings of how they looked then.

Paul’s Second Evangelistic Journey

Paul’s second evangelistic journey begins in Antioch goes all the way to Corinth, then back to Jerusalem and finally returning to Antioch. This video journey takes you through all geography of this long journey on foot.  Nothing more vividly illustrates the commitment and passion for reaching the world for Christ than tracing through the steps of the Apostle Paul.  May this help you to visualize His zeal for Christ. 

Paul’s First Evangelistic Journey

This is the second of a six-part series of videos covering the travels of Paul as they are seen today. Paul and Barnabas traveled through the provinces of Pamphylia and Galatia in modern-day central Turkey on this first evangelistic journey of Paul.  You’ll get a feel for the distance and roughed territory they were willing to walk through in order to plant churches in unreached areas. 

You are free to use this video anyway you find helpful to your ministry.

Paul/Saul’s Conversion Journey

This is the first of a six-part series of videos covering the travels of Paul as they are seen today.  You will be walked along the roads and trails as the Roman Road system indicates Paul likely would have walked.  This will help you visualize the history of Acts and gain a deeper appreciation for what Paul went through to spread the gospel message throughout the Roman empire. This trip takes us to Damascus back to Jerusalem then to Tarsus.

Error or Heresy?

We love to criticize anyone who disagrees with our opinions and to call them “heretics” for their different view. For the sake of clarification and distinctions made in the NT, this blog will describe four categories of different viewpoints. These categories are (1) Unintended Error; (2) Wrong Teachings; (3) False Teachings; (4) Intentional Heresy.

Wayumi Jungle Camp

One of the most challenging and educational weeks you can ever spend is to join us at the Wayumi training center for jungle ministries among tribal peoples. This Fall Break at Liberty University  15 students were trained in many of the skills necessary to proclaim the gospel in another culture and language in a remote part of the earth.

One/third of the world’s population live among Unreached People Groups speaking one of the 1800 languages that have no translation of any portion of God’s Word in their language.

Since Jesus said the task of His followers would be to take the Good News of His sacrifice on the cross and His grace to offer full pardon to all who hear and believe in Him, then all of us must play a part in assuring that the gospel is understood by all people groups regardless of how difficult that might be. Have you got what it takes? IMG_0652 DSC_2447 DSC_2455 DSC_2453 DSC_2444 DSC_2437 DSC_2434 DSC_2427 DSC_2423 DSC_2395 DSC_2393 DSC_2376 DSC_2367 DSC_2358 DSC_2342 DSC_2332 DSC_2326 DSC_2320 DSC_2318

Trust your coach

I coach golf.  One of the first things I tell a student is that I will tell them to do things that may feel uncomfortable, awkward or seem ineffective.  They must make a decision to trust what I tell them or never improve.

If they only partially, or not at all, believe that I know what I am talking about, then inevitably they will not pay attention to what I tell them. However, after I demonstrate how to do it and they want to be able to do it as well, then they gain more confidence.