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How ‘the Ugly older sister’ realized her beauty and purpose in life

By | February 18th, 2016|Latest News|

“What a pretty girl, she looks like a Japanese cartoon character,” Rory looked at her sister as a relative complimented her. She was used to being unnoticed, by relatives and guests who put all their attention on her younger sister. This slowly built up jealousy towards her sister and hate towards her physical make up. [...]

Featured Emerge Missionary, Jonny M

By | February 4th, 2016|Latest News, MediaLight Institute, Meet our Team|

Walking in a small village in Myanmar, Jonny was not sure what to expect. He had seen Nat (spirit) houses beside almost every hut. He had passed through huts with animist signs. He knew the people he would be speaking to were Buddhists. When Jonny arrived at the hut, he saw 40 people gathered in [...]

Judson Legacy Continues; Reaching Burma for Christ

By | January 21st, 2016|Emerge Myanmar, Latest News, Stories|

  Adoniram Judson held his wife to his chest as she sobbed. A young couple devoted to missions, they had not even stepped foot in the nation of Burma, and, already, they were facing the worst possible thing that any expecting parent could imagine. She had lost the baby. The trip from their home in [...]

Should you leave your steady job to pursue your dreams?

By | December 10th, 2015|Latest News, MediaLight Institute, Stories|

Fina Lin was lost in thought as she stood by the window of her office. Cars rushed as drivers hustled to and from work and errands. Though her body was still, her mind rushed with thoughts like the busy street she was looking down onto. “I need to do more with my life than chase [...]

How a refugee living in the jungles of Malaysia became a media missionary with your help

By | November 12th, 2015|Latest News, MediaLight Institute, Stories|

  Jamez moved his hand under the clothes he had wadded up as a pillow to check for his knife. The jungle was never silent. There was always the constant noise of crickets, cicadas, frogs, and the occasional tramping of unknown animals. One of those animals was coming towards him. He dragged his knife out [...]

Why do we need to communicate visually?

By | October 22nd, 2015|Latest News, MediaLight Institute|

For 1,500 years, oral communication (preaching) was the primary means for the Church to communicate the gospel. For the last five hundred years, print media has accelerated the spread of the gospel. We are living in the third wave of communicating with the world around us, which is through visual media. The world has grown [...]

Reaching Muslims through Media

By | October 1st, 2015|Latest News|

Emerge Mission's Edge Radio Network affiliate, the Edge Kidapawan, recently completed their much-anticipated transmitter and antenna upgrades. The improvements have greatly expanded the coverage of Christian music and programming in one of the most Muslim-populated region, Mindanao, Philippines. The station is now broadcasting at 101.5 FM from their new 5,000 Watt transmitter and newly-constructed 200 [...]

Edge Radio + Positively Pinoy!

By | September 2nd, 2015|Latest News|

The Edge Radio has recently re-launched its ministry nationwide through the Positively Pinoy free app in the Android marketplace. Now anyone with an Android smartphone can tune in 24/7 and also receive live text-based counseling and prayer. Here are some recent successes: • Positively Pinoy is Philippine’s first Contemporary Christian music application, yet it made [...]

The Queen’s Speech

By | August 27th, 2015|Latest News|

This is the true story of Queenie, raised in abject poverty along the railroad tracks in Metro Manila.  Poverty breaks the spirit and limits a child's mind in many ways. Queenie suffered with crushing insecurities until Joanne Luciano and her team brought Sidewalk Children's Ministries into her barrio one Saturday. Once Queenie joined them her [...]