End of July found us packing up our home of 15 years to move from one Ethnos360 Bible Institute to the other. Our new roles as Dean of CM/ Interns had a sharp learning curve where building work details/ordering supplies/ campus cleanliness became our jobs to organize! Thankfully, our returning student leaders had so much good advice and experience that we drew upon. Additionally, Todd and other leaders met regularly to consider decisions with the upcoming consolidation. This will continue through next summer when the Jackson campus will close.
Fall 2018 Tribal Cup and Special Emphasis Our Jackson campus hosted tribal cup in October. Our special emphasis speakers were amazing this semester! One is heading back to PNG this month to get ready to start teaching God’s word in the heart language of a UPG for the first time. The other speaker was Gracia […]
We became grandparents on April 17! So, we have enjoyed our glorious granddaughter for six months now. Unfortunately, we live about six hours away from Andrew, Tori and Alaina so we don’t get to hold her nearly enough!
Our backyard is a nice spot for getting to know the freshmen students, and this semester it has been super encouraging to hear their stories! Many of them have seen the Lord do incredible things for them to be at NTBI. A number of them were not even saved a few years ago and are […]
A highlight for Todd this semester was taking 19 students from New Tribes Bible Institute to the NTM Missionary Training Center in Canada for their Off the Grid program. The classroom made of cedar poles and plastic, smack dab in the middle of the woods, is a perfect spot for these students to ponder what pioneering church planting could […]
Twenty Three years ago, this week, Kelley and I were in the Jungle Camp training with NTM in Canada! We celebrated Nathan’s first birthday in our just completed house made of cedar poles and plastic. Although there were moments to hang out in our hammock, there were many rigorous aspects of the training including no supply trips for […]