Stoking the Home Fire

A Western couple struggle to find the best approach for establishing a community of Jesus’s followers among nominal Muslims in Eastern Europe.

Equipped with faith, youth, and an impossible dream, Jack and Barb moved to Eastern Europe 25 years ago. Their belief in the power of the living God motivated their decision, but the nominally Muslim, officially atheistic nation that occupied their prayers didn’t issue visas to foreigners. So they moved to a neighbourhood with a majority of the people they hoped to reach in a city across the border and began to adapt to the culture. As they became fluent in the language, their integration with this community forged an identity that re-defined their future.

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