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Great answers to prayer and June news

After last month’s newsletter, I am so happy to be able to report that God is already answering prayers to bring healing and restoration to those of our partners who were so ill. In the case of Pastor… Read More

May news and important prayer requests

Often when preparing to share the news, it seems there is a common theme in the updates from our African partners and our own family news. This month is a case in point. The past 4-6 weeks have… Read More

April news and pictures

As I prepare this month’s newsletter, I feel I must give thanks to God for Gerald and I being able to celebrate 40 years of marriage on April 18th. It is undeniable that such a benchmark could not… Read More

March news

Today the sun is shining and the temperature finally climbed to 70°F (20°C) for the 1st time in months! I could actually take our 6 year-old grandson, Levi, outside to run around and use up some energy before… Read More

February news and encouragement

Thankfully it appears that we are past the worse with the Covid-19 pandemic, although we continue to move through this new year with challenges and sad reports. It is with great sadness that we share the news of… Read More

January news update and urgent prayer request

As we enter this new year, I imagine most of us are rather glad to say goodbye to 2020, and hope that the coming year will be somewhat less challenging to say the least! But already, at least… Read More

Special Christmas newsletter

Merry Christmas!   As Christmas approaches we are all having to adjust to not celebrating it as we have been accustomed in past years – maybe unable to travel to be with loved ones; foregoing Christmas shopping in… Read More

November encouragement and news

As we begin to prepare for the holiday season with upcoming celebrations of Thanksgiving and then the highlight of the season, Christmas, we have to face the fact that they must be very different this year, particularly here… Read More

September encouragement and news

With school restarting in most places in one form or another, and some lovely Fall weather here locally, one can’t help but realize this year is quickly passing – and what a year 2020 will be for the… Read More

July news and encouragement

As we hear news of over 70,000 new Covid-19 cases reported in the US just yesterday (second day in a row!) and close to 1,000 deaths in one day, NO-ONE knows what the future holds! Every additional news… Read More