By Dr. Mason Hughes, Virgene Hughes
DAYS OF MIRACLES
the ability of God transforms a primitive people
Mason and Virgene Hughes' exciting account in their years as missionaries to Papua New Guinea reads like a modern day model of the ebook of Acts.
Confronting actual demanding situations, cultural competition, and demonic resistance, the outstanding couple used to be instrumental in starting up a robust, brilliant circulate of God between a Stone Age people.
The in poor health have been healed and the lifeless raised because the Hughes stepped out in easy religion to keep on with God's calling as missionaries with the foreign Church of the Foursquare Gospel.
this day 2.3 million Foursquare individuals meet in 20,000 church buildings around the South Pacific, largely end result of the Hughes' pioneering work.
With candor, humor, and thankfulness, they keep in mind God's faithfulness and gear. yet this is often greater than only a selection of awesome true-life stories.
As you stick to the Hughes on their missionary...
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We would just preach the gospel. We thought it best not to be encumbered by being concerned with medical, teaching, agricultural, or other “physical” needs they might have. We were nearing the end of our voyage. Before we were allowed to dock in Sydney, a doctor had to come on board to make certain that Mason was no longer contagious. The captain was happy to hear when the doctor gave the “all clear” so that the ship could dock. What caught our eyes as we looked at Sydney were the roofs on the houses—all red tile and so pretty.
We wondered. We went back in the store. ” So went our education in Australia. An American missionary couple, Wayne and Dorothy McIntosh, were in charge of the Foursquare Bible college there. After a few days we moved in with them. It was good to have some Yankee friends. They wanted us to share with the students at the college. That was a joy! There we met a young couple, Albert and Nell Booth, with their three children, Eileen, Gordon, and Mark. It was also their desire to go to New Guinea, so we enjoyed talking with them.
An American missionary couple, Wayne and Dorothy McIntosh, were in charge of the Foursquare Bible college there. After a few days we moved in with them. It was good to have some Yankee friends. They wanted us to share with the students at the college. That was a joy! There we met a young couple, Albert and Nell Booth, with their three children, Eileen, Gordon, and Mark. It was also their desire to go to New Guinea, so we enjoyed talking with them. Later they joined us there. ” Mrs. Baker told Virgene just how to get to their home—this train, that bus, etc.
5000 Arrows. A True Account of Christ's Supernatural Power Among Cannibals and Headhunters by Dr. Mason Hughes, Virgene Hughes