CFN Foundational Pillars: Integrity
Apr03

CFN Foundational Pillars: Integrity

By Dennis Lindsay and Missy Lindsay WHAT IS YOUR RULER FOR MEASURING A CHRISTIAN’S GREATNESS? MOM—HOW CRAZY CAN YOU BE? I remember one weekend before Christmas, when I was about 12, I went shopping with Mom at a large department store, where she purchased a number of presents. The following week, Mom read in the Dallas newspaper that a robbery had taken place where we had been shopping. The manager made an appeal to customers,...

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God’s Plans Are Bigger
Mar31

God’s Plans Are Bigger

(the story of Manami Braga da Silva) By Maria Erokhina Manami (Mana) was born and raised in the beautiful Japanese city of Toyama. Growing up in a pastor’s home, she faced the challenges of the environment where Christians (who constitute less than 1 percent of the population) are criticized and deal with strong spiritual opposition. These family and societal pressures often cause believers to refrain from consistent involvement in...

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God Still Changes Lives
Mar21

God Still Changes Lives

By Stephen Samuel Is there a place on Earth that fosters the presence of God? Is there a place where Jesus still appears? Is there a summer camp that can change the heart of a troubled youth? At Christ For The Nations, the answer to all of these questions is a resounding “YES!” In this article, Stephen Samuel shares his testimony of an encounter with Jesus at Youth For The Nations summer camp (YFN), showing the impact of providing a...

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We’re Responsible For Killing Our Own Giants
Mar16

We’re Responsible For Killing Our Own Giants

By Randy Bozarth This article was originally published in the July 1998 issue of Christ For The Nations magazine. There is a popular saying: “Wherever you go … there you are!” It means that wherever you go, you still have to face yourself. There is a subtle disease in the body of Christ today—a victim mentality which says, “I can’t do this because something stands in my way. I can’t do this because this person...

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BIBLE SMUGGLER + RADICAL FOLLOWER OF JESUS
Mar16

BIBLE SMUGGLER + RADICAL FOLLOWER OF JESUS

By Michelle Ofori-Ansah When we think of a “minister of the Gospel,” we typically think of an apostle, prophet, evangelist, pastor or teacher. It’s unlikely we would think of the word smuggler, let alone a Bible smuggler. However, for CFNI alumnus Patrick Klein that is a large part of his calling, and he is anointed for it. For over 20 years, Patrick Klein has helped deliver over 1 million Bibles around the world through some of the...

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When Christ is Your Life
Mar13

When Christ is Your Life

(the story of Randy Weiss) By Maria Erokhina Randy Weiss, Ph.D., is a Jewish believer in Christ who has over 40 years of experience in ministry, missions and media outreach. A Bible smuggler, a songwriter and Gospel artist, a college professor and a TV show host, his life has been nothing short of wonderful. An Encounter on the Honeymoon Before he became known for his academic achievements and television ministry, Randy was a rock and...

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