Our summer this year seemed much more full than previous ones. Maybe it is because we celebrated 25 years married! So many of you kept abreast of our “retirement-funded” anniversary weekend in Paris. We are so grateful for God providing the funds (before we knew we would need them!), now THAT is AWESOME!!! We had a […]
MERRY CHRISTMAS! “Isaiah 9:6 For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us; And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.” We are so grateful to be able to celebrate another Christmas, the […]
Serve the Lord with gladness, enter His presence with singing. Psalms 100:2 Since our last update we have seen the Lord continuing to encourage us in our ministry here. We have been contacted and have submitted the additional requested documents to further process our paperwork. Now we are awaiting further contact, after paying the latest […]
We are the Shafers, a completely normal family, attempting something extraordinary while relying on the Lord through the partnerships He provides. Our confidence is in God and His ability to provide for our ministry.
“Our Ministry” is a concept we believe boils down to this – living life in a godly way in order to build meaningful relationships with people – wherever the Lord has us. Our family just happens to be heading for Canada, but the Lord has allowed ...