Entries by John Woodward

Ministry in Malawi

A field report from Emmanuel Zgambo: Ever since I accepted Christ as my Lord and Saviour, I tried to live the Christian life with my own strength.  Trying to be good in my own understanding and ways.  But I  noticed that I always failed and was lacking peace.  I always felt insecure about my salvation, […]

GF India Meeting

I was working on the agenda for the Annual general Body meeting of GCI till now. I have to sleep for two and a half hours before I get up to start for the meeting. For the travel convenience of PPT, we have arranged the meeting at Tiruvalla. Also we have a half day seminar […]

Endorsement from South Africa

  … I want to write and tell you that GFI and in particular yourself, have always had and will always continue to have, my total and unconditional love, support and blessing in every way possible. In all my seventy-one years of life, I have never come across a more truthfully accurate, more powerful, more […]

New GFI Photo Gallery Site

The photo albums from recent years have been uploaded to a site hosted by Shutterfly. The URL is http://gfiworld.shutterfly.com Photos can be downloaded, ordered as prints and shared via social media.

New Audio Message: The Nature of the Exchange

What do we mean by the term “Exchanged Life”? Although this is considered core knowledge in the GFI conference, the concept of exchange sometimes refers to what happens at the new birth, at other times, the breakthrough of appropriating our identification with Christ by faith. Since Spirituotherapy focuses on the sanctification aspect, it may be […]

The Key to the Christian Life

We appreciate opportunities GFI has had to minister at First Baptist Atlanta since 1980. Dr. Charles Stanley has a sermon online that gives a good summary of the essential counseling message: “The Key to the Christian Life.” It begins, “No one can live the Christian life in his own strength. Yet so many people try […]

Tracts distributed in the Nepali language

GFI USA received some Wheel & Line tracts in Nepali; an associate revised the translation and printed 20,000 for distribution there. We just mailed some to a Nepali refugee church in the Cincinnati, Ohio area. God bless them! Over 40 translations of the tract are available to download and share: http://www.gracefellowshipintl.com/pg/47.html

Tribute to Bob Tobey

Last Sunday, July 29, Bob Tobey went to be with the Lord. Bob was a friend of Chuck Solomon and a Biblical Counselor at the GFI office in Indiana for many years.  One of the men who entered into victory through Bob’s ministry is Don Higgins. Don had traveled to seek help in Indiana during a […]

Counseling Theory and the Scriptures

A new book has been published that critiques major secular counseling models from a biblical perspective. “Counseling Theory and the Scriptures compares major counseling theories with the principles in the Scriptures on the belief that a biblical perspective of worth and value is essential for those searching for meaning and purpose. Clearly a chasm exists between […]