John Jumper: Seminole Warrior, Chief, Baptist Preacher

“I want all my children [the Seminoles] to know about this.”1 -The words of John Jumper when he first believed on Christ, and rejoiced in the Christian hope. Warrior from Florida Born around 1820 in the everglades of Florida, John Jumper (Hemha Micco) grew up as the nephew of the Seminole war chief, Micanopy. Jumper […]

What Does God Say About Righteousness?

Why should we care what God declares about righteousness? Friend, God is the supreme authority of the universe. Everyone will give an account to this God. Revelation 20:12, “And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened…” This God says in I Corinthians 6:9, “Know ye not that […]

Instructing and Investing

For the first sixteen years of his life, young Daniel lived under the godly influence of King Josiah. This was vital in preparing Daniel to shine for God in the coming darkness of Babylonian Captivity. Scripture teaches us the principle of “Instructing and Investing”—of passing on God’s truth to the next generation. How the youth […]

Smoke Signals – Oct-Dec 2014

Smoke Signals - Projects and events in Native American Missions

NATIVE LANGUAGE BIBLE PROJECTS Projects are currently underway for the printing of the first edition of the Cherokee-English Parallel Bible, the Creek-English Parallel Bible, and the second edition of the Choctaw-English Parallel Bible. Printing for the Cherokee and Choctaw should start by early 2015. The Cherokee and Creek parallel Bibles will be the first of […]