Jack Largent is now in the presence of his Heavenly Father whom he served so faithfully and loved so deeply. This is a part of his story and how God used Jack, and his wife, Darlene to bring the hope of the gospel to East Asia.
Christianity teaches that all human beings are created with the image of their Creator upon them, hence goodness and beauty is found in every social group on earth.
In God’s kingdom, it’s often the little things that matter most. This story of God’s faithfulness through the little things reminds us that while circumstances in Thailand have changed, God will never change. We can be sure of his faithfulness and his caring hand in our lives.
Jim was one of the finest men I met. He was humble, kind and encouraging to all of us staff in the Littleton Office when he served as Interim US National Director.
When I first went to Taiwan in 2006 as a missionary, I didn’t think I’d end up doing rural church-planting, much less be someone who could start a new team in a completely new place.
Pray for the far-reaching effectiveness of intentional discipleship within churches, seminaries, and Bible schools, training the next generation of Jesus followers.
Why devote our lives to missions? In 1956, John Casto gave 10 reasons in response to this question on his missions application.
While Paul is a model of pioneering church planting in new places, the New Testament also records the work of Timothy and Apollos who worked alongside local churches. In their first term with OMF Tim & Miho Walker, mission workers in Japan, worked in partnership with a Japanese pastor, and trying to follow the example of Timothy and Apollos.
As an Asian missionary growing up in a non-Christian family, I have noticed that many non-Christians aren’t willing to enter a church.
The Jesus Village Church in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, has brought transformation to what was once one of the most dangerous areas of the city.
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