Missions History: Charles Forman

 

If there is one verse that could sum up the life of missionary Charles Forman, it is this verse.

“For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another.” (Galatians 5:13)

Born to prosperous Kentucky landowners in 1821, Forman became one of the most influential Presbyterian missionaries in Pakistan and the founder of Forman Christian College. And, through his faithful work, countless Pakistani lives were impacted for Christ.  

Let’s take a closer look at the life and ministry of Charles William Forman.



Heroes of the Faith: Corrie ten Boom

Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.”

-Corrie ten Boom

As a young girl, Corrie ten Boom never dreamed that she would someday share the gospel around the world. She had no idea that she would help rescue hundreds of Jews during the Holocaust. Nor did she know that her story of courage and faith would reach millions. Back then, she was just the youngest daughter of a Dutch watchmaker.

Here is the inspiring story of Corrie ten Boom. Read more…



The Bible Stands

 
It’s a Book that has transformed millions of lives. Thousands of early manuscripts attest to its validity.Yet this Book has also been the target of organized persecution. Countless copies have been burned, defaced, and otherwise destroyed. Yet the Bible has always stood firm. 

 

God promised, “The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.” (Isaiah 40:8) At our church in Sydney Mines, we believe that God will always preserve His Word.

 

Here are just three examples of how God preserved His Word throughout history.

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