Karl Dahlfred (Th.M. Talbot School of Theology, Biola Uni-versity; M.Div. Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; B.A. Colby College) lives in Bangkok, Thailand, where he serves as a missionary with OMF International. Karl teaches missions and church history at Bangkok Bible Seminary, and assists with editing and translation of Thai Christian books at Kanok Ban-nasan (OMF Publishers Thailand). He is an ordained teaching elder in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA).
Karl blogs regularly at Gleanings from the Field, and can be found on Twitter at @dahlfred
When Daniel McGilvary arrived in Chiang Mai in 1867, there was not a single Christian believer. In the 40 years that followed, McGilvary evangelized tireless, made disciples, and planted the very first churches in Northern Thailand. How did he do it? In this short biography, missionary and author Karl Dahlfred recounts the amazing ministry of this faithful nineteenth century missionary pioneer.