By Dr. Mason Hughes, Virgene Hughes
DAYS OF MIRACLES
the facility 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 booklet of Acts.
Confronting actual demanding situations, cultural competition, and demonic resistance, the impressive couple was once instrumental in starting up a strong, excellent movement 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 persist with God's calling as missionaries with the foreign Church of the Foursquare Gospel.
this present day 2.3 million Foursquare contributors meet in 20,000 church buildings around the South Pacific, largely a result of Hughes' pioneering work.
With candor, humor, and thankfulness, they remember God's faithfulness and gear. yet this is often greater than only a choice of extraordinary true-life stories.
As you stick to the Hughes on their missionary...
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A couple of years later we were notified that the annual Foursquare conference was to be held in Decatur, Illinois. There were two lady Foursquare pastors living near us at the time. They said they would love to attend the conference and would pay for gas if we would drive our car. That worked out great, except that Bruce became ill on the Sunday prior to our planned road trip. This was not so great! The lady that was going to babysit Stephanie and Bruce for us while we were gone encouraged us to go ahead.
During the month we were in Sydney, we spent a lot of hours in bed—just to keep warm! During the day we would take walks. On our first day we passed a chemist (drugstore) with a weighing machine out in front. We wanted to check our weight, as we knew we had gained weight with all the rich food on the ship. We looked at the machine, and it said to insert one pence. ” we wondered. We went inside and asked the man at the counter. He knew by our accents that we were foreigners. He gave us a handful of large coins, which he told us were each a pence.
Mason found his office and introduced himself. He told him of our intentions to tell the people about Jesus. Ross was very encouraging. He warmly invited Mason, “Come in and spend the night with us. Tomorrow I am going on patrol to two valleys, the Kamantina and the Dunantina. You can have a look and see what you think. ” Mason’s heart jumped with excitement! He spent a lot of time in prayer asking God to lead and direct him. They started out the next day. As they went down the Kamantina Valley, Mason sensed nothing extraordinary.
5000 Arrows. A True Account of Christ's Supernatural Power Among Cannibals and Headhunters by Dr. Mason Hughes, Virgene Hughes