Biographical

My Friend Suri Williams

A Tribute by Ajith Fernando 15th January 2018 On 13th January 2018 at the age of at the age of seventy-one, Suriyakumaran Williams went to be with the Master he had served so faithfully and lovingly. He had battled Alzheimer’s disease for eight years. MY FRIEND And I lost a friend of fifty years. We …

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Wang Mingdao

Wang, Stephen Wang. The Long Road to Freedom: The Story of Wang Mingdao. Translated by Ma Ming. Ellel, Lancaster, UK: Sovereign World, 2002.   The author of this inspiring biography of the Chinese Christian leader Wang Mingdao was converted through Wang Mingdao’s ministry. The biography is a frank account showing even the weaknesses of …

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Prbhakaran George

September 2009   PRABHAKARAN GEORGE   I am very sorry that it will be impossible for me to attend the funeral Prabha George, National Director of India Youth for Christ (YFC). I am very sad today because I have lost a dear friend.   We have had very similar histories, having served YFC for …

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Donald Demaray

Dr Donald E. Demaray   I have just heard of the home-going of my beloved Professor of Preaching at Asbury Theological Seminary, Dr Donald E. Demaray.   I took the basic preaching class under Dr Demaray in my first semester at Asbury. I was left with a vision of the greatness, or better grandeur, …

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George Verwer

Around September 2003   REFLECTIONS AFTER A CELEBRATION OF THE MINISTRY OF GEORGE VERWER   I am writing this from Keswick in England where I spoke at the General Council meeting of Operation Mobilization (OM). Yesterday there was a programme in honour of OM founder the outgoing International Leader George Verwer—surely one of the …

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