“Imagine you woke up one day to discover that you had become a (long-term) missionary in a foreign land. The language, the culture, the worldview, and the values are all unfamiliar. Fortunately you are part of a team. What are you going to do?” “Everyday Church”, Page 37 For most of us, this is a […]
I am thankful to have had the opportunity to go on this mission trip with my wife, Donna. We are so blessed in America! Going on a trip like this is a good reminder of just how much we have been blessed. The Bible tells us that to whom much has been given, much […]
Today was spent finishing up last minute items to complete the homes.
Work day three had some rain and ended with a meal with the three families. Adios until tomorrow.
Photos have been popping in all day from Doug. Here’s the latest.
Our intrepid leader of the 2018 mission trip to the Dominican Republic, Doug Hanson, has been busy send photos of the first day of work. Each caption is in Doug’s own words. That’s all for now (4:00 pm on Wednesday). Doug usually sends more photos in the […]
Counting Down the Days God has placed a call on 12 people to head to the Dominican Republic on March 20th for a short-term mission trip to build three homes for families in need in the San Cristobal area. The team is busy getting their ducks in a row and praying ahead of the trip […]
I was moved by a VBS experience. The children were very shy. Our attempts at engaging them in music was rapidly falling flat and we briefly considered stopping after the second song. We didn’t. A teacher stepped in. We were told the teachers were not believers but, he stepped in. Soon the Spirit of God […]
It continually amazes me how God takes imperfect people and knits them together in the perfect order to show the world His love, grace and glory through the working of His Church under Jesus Christ as our Lord! How magnificent He is!! To allow us to take a relatively small amount of money, a few […]