Over the past few weeks, as we have been getting ready for Christmas, several times I have thought and my kids have said, “It doesn’t feel like Christmas.” And it got me thinking- what is it that makes it FEEL like Christmas? I asked my kids this and we all talked about it and this […]
Our faithful God is so merciful to lavish upon us blessings through difficult times. Most often, these blessings are hidden and may not even be recognized for months or years. Nevertheless, they are there. James 1 tells us to count it all joy when we meet trials. Why? Because that testing will produce a steadfastness […]
Jeff enjoys flying the instrument portion with our trainees here at NTM Aviation. They were able to get up in the air last week. The weather was beautiful and the guys did a great job.
Hey, Arizona friends! Do you want to go on a helicopter flight? You can soon! Details at the bottom of this blog. 🙂 Since we saw you last… We had Toby was retested for the nut allergy he had as a toddler and we are thrilled to say that Toby outgrew his nut allergy!! Now we […]
We are excited to welcome two new families for training later on this month. Please be in prayer for them as they travel, arrive, unpack and begin adjusting to life here at NTM Aviation. They will have orientation the last week of August. We look forward to having Alex & Elizabeth Minium and Nathan and […]
Frank’s report of recent helicopter training events: Night Vision One of the requirements I need to meet for my commercial helicopter license is five hours of flying solo at night. I landed on Tuscon’s main runway just before and after two airliners landed, saw a shootingstar, avoided all the mountains, flew through some turbulence but […]
As we shared in our last blog post, Frank has been training to become a helicopter pilot. This has been a shift in our original plans based on the request of NTM Aviation to meet a specific need in the Asia-Pacific region. For about the last month, Frank has spent each morning in the helicopter. […]
This week marked the beginning of a new and exciting chapter in our life – Frank has begun flight training to become a helicopter pilot! Now you’re probably thinking, “wait – isn’t Frank an airplane pilot?” Let us explain: NTM Aviation uses both airplanes and helicopters around the world to support tribal church planting. Each […]
We made it to Arizona! But since we still haven’t made it out to the official sign at the entrance to take a family picture and show you, we haven’t created a blog post to tell you we are here. Logical right?? I know, not really. Since we don’t have a picture by the “NTM […]
After a Monday morning that started at 3:45 AM, I thought we would have a couple low-key days. When I opened my email, everything changed.