As humans, most of us don’t like change; it is hard to face. Even though we have faced many changes this year, we recognize the things that have remained the same: 1) our desire to serve the Lord, 2) our vision of reaching the unreached for Christ, 3) continuing with New Tribes Mission (NTM), and […]
We have enjoyed the changing seasons with the fall colors and dropping temperatures, and now winter with a little snow. This is the first Stateside fall and winter for us in 8 years, so we are finding it a little exciting! New Year… It’s hard to believe we are already in the year 2012! We […]
Analysis [noun] – a method of determining [something’s] essential features and their relations (Definitions taken from http://dictionary.reference.com) A lot has happened since our last update. God has been faithful and has been proving Himself to us in many ways. We praise Him for His numerous provisions, for the time we’ve had with our kids, and […]
It’s a New Year! A new year for new challenges, new opportunities, and new blessings! We have had a really good break from school and we praise the Lord for the wonderful family time we’ve had with Charity and BJ here! It has been good to catch up on their lives and we’ve made some […]
Our annual school RETREAT was great! We had good weather, fun activities, and great meetings. The grade school group learned about their real significance in Christ. The high school group learned about some “red flags” of the flesh, and truths of walking in the Spirit. John & Melanie enjoyed leading team building activities for the […]
TIME Where has 2009 gone? Where has the decade gone? As time seems to pass so quickly, we are reminded of James 4:14, which says, “Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes.” And as we […]
In December of 2009 we made a resolution to be better communicators. So, beginning in January of 2010 we are going to try to use this resource better and keep everyone better informed on what we are up to.
One new piece of news is that we were asked by a young Brazilian couple to do some premarital counseling with them.