David and Stephanie Palusky, Founders of Renew World Outreach, on the Technology that Changed the Missions World Forever

The Finish Line Podcast
Episode 67

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What We’ll Cover

David and Stephanie Palusky are the founders of Renew World Outreach, which provides innovative technology to missions organizations to enable the gospel to reach the hardest to reach places. David, an electrical engineer by training, and Stephanie first dove into the technology realm on the mission field to reach a specific people group that God had laid on their hearts. 

They realized that solar power could allow them to reach this particular remote Amazon tribe with the Jesus Film. From this small seed, they began to develop more solar projectors to provide to other agencies. As Renew continued to grow, they began to develop other products, such as the LightStream, which acts like a local wifi hotspot to distribute the bible, audio, and video in crowds and large public places.

While Renew started out as a for-profit company, David and Stephnie later went on to give up ownership in order to expand the impact of the organization. And God blessed their generosity by multiplying the impact of Renew across the world.

In addition to the power of technology, David and Stephanie share countless stories of faith. They have seen God work in incredible ways and we were amazed at some of the things they have seen.

David and Stephanie had plenty to say on topics including:

  • How technology had radically changed the missions landscape
  • Many of the specific devices that Renew has developed
  • What technology looks like in action with plenty of stories from the field
  • The impact of ministry partnerships in hastening the spread of the gospel
  • The remaining barriers to bringing the gospel to everyone everywhere

Listen now to hear all they had to share, you won’t want to miss this one!

Quotes to Remember

  • “This Jesus did not just come for the Hispanic, did not just come for the white man, he came for our people too.”
  • “Trust God for one step at a time”
  • “There is a seamless, frictionless ability to virally spread the word of God which in 2000 years has never been available. “
  • “When you get to a point of giving where you have to risk something – that’s when you see the windows of heaven open. That’s when miracle after miracle happens.”
  • “It’s like oxygen to think about the works of God”

Links from the Show

Bible References from the Show

Psalm 2:8 | I Will Give You The Nations As Your Inheritance

Ask of me, and I will make the nations your heritage, and the ends of the earth your possession.

Isaiah 43:1 | I Have Redeemed You

But now thus says the Lord, he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: “Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine.

Matthew 28:19 | Disciples Of Many Nations

Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in[a] the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit

John 10: 27 | My Sheep Hear My Voice

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.

Psalm 23:1 | The Lord Is My Shepherd

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want

Matthew 16:25 | Try To Find Your Life You Will Lose It

For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.

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