John Holbrook

Career Missionary since 2011.

John Holbrook grew up in the mission field, helping his family spark a church-planting movement among the tribal Alangan people in the mountains of Mindoro, Philippines. Since 2011, John has been using his skills and experience to bring the Gospel to the isolated Tawbuid animists, a tribe that borders the Alangan.

Frontier Stories

Pass it On

Many of our youth and nearly a quarter of the entire Tawbuid church came together to learn the wisdom that the first native leaders had found in the Bible.

By: John Holbrook
April 01 2018, 5:38 am | Comments 0


“Don’t fear, Uncle,” Pago concluded. “I won’t quit school. I won’t give up. If it takes 10 years, I will endure. It is my people’s only hope.”

By: John Holbrook
February 01 2018, 6:13 am | Comments 2

To Live is Christ

Whenever we get scared, we remember that night and your calm trust in God.

By: John Holbrook
January 01 2018, 8:04 am | Comments 3

The Divine Life Preserver

When we do our level best and leave the rest in God’s hands, He never lets us down.

By: John Holbrook
December 01 2017, 4:45 am | Comments 0

A Glimpse of Heaven

Sometimes we feel that small gifts to God’s kingdom are insignificant. But because an anonymous donor gave my parents a picture roll back in the early 1990s, Barilion and his clan found Jesus. Never doubt that God will use the smallest gift, if given sincerely, to save lost people.

By: John Holbrook
November 01 2017, 11:09 am | Comments 0

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