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Tim Keesee– Portraits From the Gospel’s Global Advance

Posted On August 19, 2019

On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave Jenkins and Tim Keesee have a great conversation about the state of persecution around the world, praying for our persecuted brothers and sisters, the importance of reading Christian biographies, along with his book, A Company of Heroes: Portraits From the Gospel’s Global Advance (Crossway, 2019).

What you’ll hear in this episode

  • Why Christians should be interested in Christian heroes from the past.
  • The importance of reading Christian biographies to grow in one’s understanding of what the Lord is doing in the world to advance the gospel.
  • The state of persecution around the world.
  • The reality on the ground in China about persecution and how Christians can pray intelligently for our brothers and sisters in Christ there.
  • Resources to help Christians learn more about the persecution of fellow Christians around the world.
  • The state of the Church in Syria and what the Lord is doing there.
  • The state of the church in Afghanistan and what the Lord is doing in the Church there.

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