As you know we are not working among the Mengen on our own! We are part of a much larger team. It all starts back here at home and stretches all the way to where we are working. And each link is vital. Check out this blog, and see how you can be part of this chain reaching the Mengen.
Before we enter any people group, we first conduct different surveys. We thus first visit specific people groups who often invite us to come and live amongst them, to help us evaluate what the need is and to present to them the purpose of what we are wanting to come and do. Last year I […]
Alberto and Mark are in a place close to the Guahibos. They traveled on Sunday September 16. Alberto is working with Guahibos brothers in updating and improving the content of the biblical lessons (Firm Foundations) and Mark Cain is working with in the last comprehension check of the N.T. before being printed. As Alberto and Mark […]
Packing up and moving our little family has been quite the ordeal. A newborn and a sick one-year-old is not the best combination for a stress-free move. The night before we moved I sat in bed stressed out and discouraged. Lucas had just checked Sebastian’s temperature and it was 104. Any higher and we would […]
When cultures collide, Bible Teacher training involves challenging uninspected worldviews.
Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, We give thanks to the Lord for the trip that Virgilio and Alberto made to visit the Guahibo missionaries. Thank you for your prayers! We count it a privilege to continue having a part in discipling these folks; they continue to be encouraged in their ministry despite the many […]
It is so exciting, and kind of strange to finally be able to finally say this! We are officially members of Ethnos360! After 6 years of working and training we have finally made it! Before I talk about what our future holds I want to take a minute to look back, to just pause for […]
Merry Christmas! We have so much to be thankful for this year but the most amazing thing ever happened: Welcome Joshua Michael Daum He was born Decemeber 10th at 5:58 a.m. he weighed 6 pounds 7 ounces and was 19 and three quarter inches. Everyone has told us about how much our lives would […]
Actually, it began back in October of 2016. It has taken us this long to get things settled to a place where we can gather our thoughts and share them. Life has been a whirlwind. When we left Awana in late September 2016 (after 15 years), we didn’t know what God had for us. We […]
[joel and bethany potter] If you’re praying for us, YOU are getting behind what we’re doing and asking our God to be glorified in our lives and through our work. If you’re giving to us, YOU are using God’s resources to back God’s work through us. If you’re talking about and sharing the stories we’re […]