Praying in Tongues


“…when Paul had laid hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they spoke with tongues and prophesied” (Acts 19:6 NKJV). I was recently visiting friends whom we have known since the early 70s. My coffee was… Read More

Ask God for It

“ . . .  you don’t have what you want because you don’t ask God for it.” – James 4:2 NLT My wife and I were in the Philippines in 2012 to attend WIM’ s Asia Conference. I wrote about… Read More

Juan and the Handkerchief


It was about ten o’clock in the morning that day in Tamazunchale, Mexico, when Brother Juan knocked on my door. He had walked two hours down the mountain from his remote village of Coatzontitla, where he pastored a… Read More

The Kingdom in the Bullring, Part 2


“For the kingdom of God does not consist in talk but in power” -1 Cor 4:20 The Morris Cerullo School of Ministry in Monterrey, Mexico, lasted five days with about five hundred people in attendance. In the daily sessions the speaker… Read More

The Kingdom in the Bullring, Part 1

Mexican hut

“Proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching about the Lord Jesus Christ…” -Acts 28:31 Mary Nell and I worked in Mexico during the eighties proclaiming the kingdom of God and preaching Christ among the Nahautl and Hausteco indigenous… Read More

Hunger for His Kingdom (Part 2)


I first started thinking seriously about the kingdom of God when I was at Fuller Theological Seminary in 1988. The kingdom of God was the main theme of the School of World Mission where I was attending. In… Read More

Hunger for His Kingdom (Part 1)


During the past year I have noticed a hunger growing in my heart—a new interest in understanding and teaching more about the Kingdom of God. Both John the Baptist and Jesus came preaching, “Repent for the kingdom of… Read More

WIM Celebrates 30 Years!

WIM cake

As I write this I am traveling. While traveling, I notice markers—mile markers along the side of the road—that tell where I am and how far I have come. Mile markers were once called “milestones.” Now we think… Read More

The Jesus Prayer

hands lifted

By Chuck Hall, President O Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner. The Apostle Paul admonishes us, “Pray without ceasing.” One prayer helpful in obeying that admonition is The Jesus Prayer. This prayer,… Read More