Tag Archives: Mission

Ministry Updates: Dedication and Sacrifice

In April of this year, Philip took his family and the full-time teaching staff of Yangon Grace Bible School on a month-long mission trip to the western-most parts of the country. The journey involved a two-day ride in an overcrowded … Continue reading

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Missions: Seminar November 2013 – Myanmar

Plans are now underway for a return trip to Myanmar in the early part of November 2013. No trip was made in 2012 due to financial constraints. Increased cost in both airlines passage and hotel accommodations have greatly raised the … Continue reading

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Missions: Updates on Myanmar and Tanzania

Myanmar The Bible school graduated its fifth class of seniors (11 graduates). In addition, two honorary degrees were bestowed and two graduates were inducted into the Hebrews Eleven Hall of Fame for outstanding missionary service. “John” has planted a total … Continue reading

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Missions: The Harvest Is In!

It’s Thanksgiving and Christmas all rolled up into one: a bountiful harvest that is hoped to supply 10 months of rice for the school and the families of the school staff. What a blessing! God is good. That’s the good … Continue reading

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Missions: Southeast Asia Indigenous Pastor Visits Tulsa

Word Within International, Inc. is pleased to inform you that Philip Van Lal Lian will be in Tulsa from September 7 through the 20. We are in the process of scheduling appearances with groups, large or small, that are interested … Continue reading

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Missions: Update in Southeast Asia

The new school year has started at Yangon Grace Fellowship Bible School with a total enrollment of 46 students. Most Bible schools in Yangon are not nearly so large so the staff feels particularly blessed this year. Students at this … Continue reading

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Missions: A Personal Testimony

I recently attended a retirement dinner for the Director of Global Missions at Asbury. It was a time for reflecting back on 25 years of service that Mary Ann Smith gave to God and the church. Undoubtedly, most all the … Continue reading

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