Category: Early Members Tell Their Stories

Spiritually Protected

  By Our German missionary in Paraguay in the 1970s This testimony was written more than 30 years ago about events that happened more than 40 years ago. It is about spiritual protection in situations of personal danger. For reasons understandable at that time, our missionary decided to withhold her name from this...

Suddenly the Channels Opened Wide – Part 3

  By Elisabeth Cook  (Parts 1 and 2 were posted here in previous weeks) Elisabeth’s personal testimony of being a “Butterfly” missionary behind the Iron Curtain   The conclusion of last week’s installment: I had yet another significant dream connected to the mission situation in Hungary while living in a spacious apartment in...

Suddenly the Channels Opened Wide – Part 2

  By Elisabeth Cook Part 2 (Part 1 was posted here last week) Elisabeth’s personal testimony of being a “Butterfly” missionary behind the Iron Curtain   Shortly before Peter ascended into spirit world in 1984, he handed this mission over to the world mission office, which took spiritual responsibility from that time onwards....

Suddenly the Channels Opened Wide – Part 1

    By Elisabeth Cook Elisabeth’s personal testimony of being a “Butterfly” missionary behind the Iron Curtain Previously published in the book Mission Butterfly. Elisabeth Cook is currently the national leader of Austria and church leader of the Vienna Church.   In December 1979, I participated in the first 40-day workshop to be...

The Breakdown of the Berlin Wall

  …a native Berliner CARP member looks back more than 20 years later By Claus Dubisz   There are so many aspects to consider when we talk about the unification of Germany. Various people, circumstances and developments played a significant role in enabling the opening of the wall on November 9, 1989. I...

Fighting for God’s Glory

  Chong Goo Park (February 1982) The following account of CARP’s response to an anti-nuclear war demonstration in the autumn of 1981, excerpted from the February 1982 CARP Monthly, is one example of why Rev. Chong Goo Park became known as “Tiger Park.”   On September 1, 1981, when I was in Germany,...