Workshop on Fivefold Ministry with YWAM Austria

August 4-5, 2017 (by Laura Massinger) // The Kyrios team had the opportunity to serve Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Austria by giving a two-day workshop on the fivefold ministry based on Ephesians 4:7-16. Anda, Laura, Nate and Insa met in the heart of Vienna with the YWAM staff, leading them through the text and then the biblical definitions of …

Church Planting Update: Commissioning, Vision and First Steps

August 1, 2017 (by Nathan Brewer) Commissioning Sunday June 4th was emotional and significant, as it was officially the last service for Insa and me being part of CIG (Christian International Fellowship), and being sent out as church planters. Insa and I were able to speak about our spiritual journey since landing in CIG. We are so thankful for our …

Three God-Sized Dreams from Team Summit 2017

July 7-8th, 2017 (by Sebastian Massinger) // “I have a new appreciation of vision, and that God is a visionary God,” Laura shared at the end of the weekend. Eight of the Kyrios Team members traveled in to spend the weekend together in Sebastian and Laura’s house, much of that eating and fellowshipping and brainstorming and praying outside on their …

Counseling to Navigate Challenges – A Partnership with Surge International

July 1, 2017 (by Insa Brewer) // In the fall of 2007, Surge International, based in Oregon, USA, sent over two young men to Austria, Grant Knight and Nathan Brewer, to pioneer a new program called the Global Player Initiative (GPI) for the purpose of bringing hope through soccer. Nathan stayed with the Surge organization as the Austrian Director for …

Anda Continues Discipleship through SBUXfellowships

Anda continues discipling through the SBUXfellowship ministry. As of February, she and two others, Qiqi and Isaac, are co-leading a Bible study in the central district of Vienna focused on the life of Joseph, “From Dream to Destiny”. From the leaders: “We’re going to look at the life of Joseph: God gave him a dream when he was 17 years old …

Training Ministry School Students on the Fivefold Ministry

February 4, 2017 // Our Kyrios Ministries team was invited to give a workshop on the fivefold ministry for the Austria Training Center (a ministry school). Nadine, Insa, and Nathan traveled 90 minutes to the Linz area to teach on Ephesians 4:11-16 and engage students in exercises in areas of their choice from The Pulse of Christ: A Fivefold Training …

Launch of The Pulse of Christ

December 13, 2016 (By Nathan Brewer) // What a journey to write a book! Sometimes God has us go on a journey we don’t want to go on – in my case leaving Austria for 2016 – and then surprises us with his hidden plans and beautiful purposes behind the journey. This book is the result of his beautiful purpose, and …

Multiplying Disciples on Campus

Dezember 2, 2016 (By Grant Knight) // Yesterday was our last Discipleship group meeting. We started in early September. The rhyme and rhythm of our time was multifaceted. The heart beat behind our time together was to train disciples who make disciples. I had a group of 7. They each had a group of their own of about 4-5 people …

Getting to Know Jesus Over Coffee For 9th Year In A Row

November 23, 2016 (Vienna) // In the coffee shops throughout Vienna, ministry is happening. Every day, Monday through Friday, in the places where people naturally gather, disciples are being made. Kicking off its 9th year of ministry, the emphasis continues to be on discipleship through interactive teaching of God’s Word and fellowship. Each group is going verse by verse through …

Bible School for Refugees in Salzburg

October 28, 2016 (Salzburg) // “For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.” – Colossians 1:13-14 Since 2015, there has been worldwide coverage of the one million plus refugees who have fled from war to freedom and safety in …