A Waiting Tribe “It’s just sad; heartbreaking. They live out in the middle of nowhere, and they’ll probably never get the Gospel.” Brent, one of our missionary pilots in Papua New Guinea, was telling me about his first few years on the field. One of his initial jobs was to be the Flight Coordinator. Anyone in […]
We made it! For the last 3 months, Frank has been instructing a fellow missionary pilot, Nathan, in the helicopter. With the increasing need our church planters are having for helicopter pilots, Nathan (just like Frank) was asked to add on helicopter training before moving overseas. After he agreed, Frank was asked to train him. […]
An important principle in disciple making is to find the hungry hearts and feed them (2 Timothy 2:2.) This was Paul’s admonition to the hungry hearted Timothy (Acts 16:1, 2) as he handed the ministry baton to his spiritual son. The context for this treasure hunt, though, is a larger group of witnesses. Paul ministered […]
The media is filled with stories of the evil and disasters of life. And each of us have plenty of our own cares that weigh our hearts down. But let’s not get distracted by the difficulties each day brings and miss the fact that our God is still on the Throne! He is faithfully and with such loving-kindness […]
When cultures collide, Bible Teacher training involves challenging uninspected worldviews.
We’re on the other side of a crazy season and have found a moment to update you on some BIG news times two!
Springtime in Oregon, there is nothing like it! I have loved being in Oregon this spring for the snow & rain, flowers blooming, grass growing, all things spring! It has been so enjoyable to sit outside and just enjoy Eastern Oregon. In December I came back from Mexico exhausted. At least that’s what I told […]
What Have Bill and Donna Been Up To? Here are a few examples of what we’ve been doing recently… Bill has been Skyping and emailing with missionaries in the Middle East, Mexico, Brazil, the USA, and a few countries in Asia, helping them work through their language learning struggles. We spent a week in […]
The Power of the Gospel is clearly seen through the transformation of a life. Paul wrote to the believers at Colossae in chapter 1:13.
Update on Asia-Pacific trip Thanks for covering us with prayers during the trip to Asia-Pacific. The 3 literacy workshops went well and we are confident the consultant team there is trained and equipped to move the field into the future. Our goal was to produce literacy materials in three languages, but we completed them […]