A church has since
been constituted and they
are now sending young
men to our Bible college for
training. Last year I met
with five Christian men
from Malu'u. Four were
the grandsons of Peter
Ambuofa, the first born
these village churches are now scattered again Solomon Islander to return to his
throughout the islands.
native home after being led to Christ
This past year I received an email
on a sugar cane plantation in Australia
from a young man
by a lady who had
…here I am over one worked with Hudson
named James who
has become a friend
Taylor in China!
hundred years later
on Malaita. He wrote,
Gospel experiencing the fruit of The timeless to spread
“Tim, Stephen called
continues the same work Hudson from nation to nation,
me through phone
last week to pass this
and here I am over
Taylor was doing!
message to you as
one hundred years
quick as I can. Well, this is the message,
later experiencing the fruit of the same
Peter Ambuofa family members have
work Hudson Taylor was doing! Great
been preparing to go into independent
Commission work continues through
Baptist and they are waiting for you to go the wonderful and powerful Gospel.
up and see them in Malu'u. It looks likely
By the way, the fifth man I met with
that you will organize a church in there.
was Stephen Kori'i. He is the grandson
This is very important. Peter Ambuofa
of Peter Ambuofa's first convert!
family members need any reply from you Tim Meyer is a veteran missionary to Australia. He
as soon as possible. James.”
has been making trips to the Solomon Islands for a
How to Pray:
number of years.
Pray for a Bible distribution in the Solomon Islands during the first quarter
of 2011 that the Word will fall on good ground (Matthew 13:23).
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