Miriam Paul (pen name) lives and ministers in a Majority Muslim nation. In the region where she lives, it is legal to be a Christian and to worship but it is illegal for any Muslim to convert to Christianity. Further, it's illegal to do anything to convert a Muslim to any other religion.

As we talked, she shared some powerful insights into ministry and our relationship with God. She shared her testimony, her perspective, and some of the ways God is moving.

Listen to hear how God called her to this ministry and to discover what fuels her passion.

What we talked about

  • [spp-timestamp time=”00:34″]- Introduction
  • [spp-timestamp time=”01:54″]- How God called Miriam to a majority-Muslim nation
  • [spp-timestamp time=”07:27″]- How can we learn more about the reality of the world?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”08:25″]- Is it difficult to reconcile a loving God with a broken world?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”09:36″]- Do you ever battle fear living in a “creative access” area of the world?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”11:53″]- Foundational Scripture from Romans
  • [spp-timestamp time=”13:27″]- A significant challenge in Miriam's life
  • [spp-timestamp time=”16:13″]- Engaging Missions Leadership Moment
  • [spp-timestamp time=”19:30″]- How is God moving in the area where you live?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”23:02″]- Are you able to be open with your faith where you live?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”26:17″]- Do you live according to the Kosher diet to avoid offending Muslims?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”27:45″]- How do you bridge the gap between Allah and Yahweh (Jehovah)?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”30:38″]- What excites you the most about what you're doing?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”32:17″]- Is the Koran only valid in the original language?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”34:17″]- What fuels your passion in ministry?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”36:23″]- Do you normally work with individuals, families, or groups?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”42:36″]- What would you share with someone called into the marketplace who is wondering if what they do really matters for the Kingdom?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”44:08″]- What would you like to say about refugees?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”49:17″]- Is the Church living the Gospel in spite of what we're often told?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”50:18″]- What would you share with somebody who is realizing they're surrounded by people from other countries?
  • [spp-timestamp time=”52:19″]- What resource would you recommend for our listeners?


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