Field Stories

Featured stories from the most recent issue of Adventist Frontiers.

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Cave of the Pig

The men hiked over to the village and told the people that what they were doing was wrong. They said the villagers needed to believe in the true God and start feeding their children.

Justina Thomas
August 1st, 2021

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A Retirement Like No Other

We have discovered that mission service at our stage in life has many unexpected and delightfully fulfilling experiences.

Dorothy Hayward
August 1st, 2021

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The Bilum

The closer I can connect to my local cultures, the easier it is for me to share the gospel.

Keren Lawrence
August 1st, 2021

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Coming Home Again

“Why has Jesus delayed his coming,” she asked. Before I had the chance to articulate a response to her penetrating question, she quickly hit me with another, “Is it because of COVID-19?”

Kyle Tumberg
August 1st, 2021

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Imbri

I am so thankful for the turning point Imbri had that day in the hospital and I am thankful for God’s great healing in his life!

Seth Miller
August 1st, 2021

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Dealing With a Papilionoidea-n Panic Attack

That papilio-no-idea-n creature had NO idea what my intentions were.

Christopher Sorensen
August 1st, 2021

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Watched!

True to their word, the village met the team of native church leaders with open arms. Respected elders and little children, young mothers and balding fathers all pushed eagerly into the hut, which the chief donated as the new church.

John Holbrook
August 1st, 2021

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A Mighty Witch Doctor Comes to the Clinic

There have been many stories of possessions and witchcraft from their area that would make one’s skin crawl. We have high hopes that our work with their chief witch doctor Lawangan will be an opening wedge to that dark place.

Laressa Farnsworth
August 1st, 2021

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