Quotes listing

Helplessness Plus Faith

Dear Friends, In my note to you last month I shared a challenge to bring impossible prayer requests to the Lord this year.  In the light of this, I want to add another crucial thought about prayer. “Prayer…

Asking for the Impossible

Dear Friends, What are you praying for in 2016? Is there anything on your list that is impossible? My parents got me hooked on missionary biographies sometime in junior high when I was sick…

Mission at Christmas

Christmas always causes me to reflect again on missions. As someone who has moved to another culture and learned a foreign language, I am absolutely amazed at the cross cultural implications of the…

It Can Change Their Life

Dear Friends, It can change their life. Last summer over 100 college student spent three months serving with JV, learning to reach the lost, make disciples, and…

Not At The End

Dear Friends, Gabe looked to his left, and then surprised us all with his comment. “Next time I expect I will be standing in the middle and not on the end.” As you probably know,…

Quote from Craig Steiner

The vision of Josiah Venture pumps me up – and should pump up every follower of Jesus. JV is more than an organization. It is a movement of God reaching the young generation in Eastern Europe with…

Quote from Dr. Darryl DelHousaye

As an older disappointed generation, who had placed their faith in the emptiness of communistic atheism passes on; a new generation observes and seeks for deeper spiritual answers to their lives. I am…

Quote from Steve Hudson

I’ve watched the birth and development of Josiah Venture for years. While many organizations are now trying to focus on how to develop young leaders, Josiah Venture has always had this focus. I’m impressed…

Quote from Dr. Dann Spader

On almost every level I have watched God bear fruit through Josiah Venture. As leader of Global Youth Initiative, I have watched the “best practices” and innovations of JV used around the…

Quote from Dr. Bob MacRae

Two of my students from my most recent trip are back in the Czech Republic serving with JV for six months with the hopes of becoming full-time missionaries with them. Several others have returned for…