"There was a big vacuum when the Soviet Union ended" in Central Asia, says "Edwin," our guest on today's edition of Footsteps.  Edwin is speaking of a religious or faith vacuum.  Others have tried to fill this vacuum with religion.  But as believers in Jesus, we know that the vacuum can only be filled with the person of Christ--our Savior.  In his book Pensees, written in the 1600s, Blaise Pascal put it this way: 

"Man tries unsuccessfully to fill this void with everything that surrounds him. ... This infinite abyss can be filled only with an infinite, immutable object, that is to say, God himself."(1)

May God use TWR and the new Silk Road Transmitter to introduce the people of Central Asia to the one true God!

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1.  Blaise Pascal, Pensees (Oxford University Press, 1999), 52.

 

 

 

 

About The Author

Andy Napier

Andy Napier is the host and producer of TWR’s 2-minute daily feature called “Footsteps.” Previously, Andy served for 24 years with WMBW (Moody Radio Chattanooga, Tennessee) in several capacities including Program Director and Host of the Morning Program. Andy and his wife, Kathy, along with their two boys, Sam (13) and John Edward (10), made the move to North Carolina in October of 2013 to serve as missionaries with TWR.

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