Greece Trip update 3 and 4

Thursday was an amazing day as we met up with Brad Newport in the morning for coffee. Together we walked through an area of the city filled with refugees and non-Greeks. We heard and saw people from the Middle East, Africa, Asia all intermingling, buying and selling and going about with their lives. We arrived […]

Greece Trip update 2

Our second day in Athens we started with a visit to a local coffee shop and bakery for breakfast and making friends with the shop owners. We then proceeded to a nearby police station to report the theft of Steve’s cell phone, followed by a visit to a phone store before making our way to […]

Greece Trip update 1

The Lord has truly blessed our journey and time here in Athens, and things have gone quite well so far. The highlight to this point has been having the opportunity to share the love of Christ by partnering with Hellenic Ministries to feed the refugees here in the city. On our very first night here […]

Nicaragua team update 5

Today was our last day with the IBAC institute. It was another full day of teaching and instruction. We ended the day with another sermon and then asked the people to evaluate based on what they have been learning. We have met so many amazing people and are honored to have spent the week with […]

Nicaragua team update 4

Wednesday has been another day filled with rain but great things are continuing to happen here in Ometepe and IBAC. Today the participants are continuing to learn more about expository preaching. They are learning new things, and it is exciting to see them grasp the new insight. This afternoon they were able to hear Ross […]

Nicaragua team update 3

For the past 20 years, Jim Wilson has been training pastors and church leaders in Central America through IBAC (Bible Institute of Central American). Over those 20 years, Jim has been able to take IBAC to 7 different countries, and yesterday was a result of so many faithful years of ministry. Even with large amounts […]

Nicaragua team update 2

Today was our first full day of teaching on Ometepe. Ometepe is a beautiful island marked on either side by two volcanos. There are about 50,000 living in this picturesque place. And we celebrate today because 90 participants showed up for our IBAC Bible conference. For this week we will be gathering at the First […]

Nicaragua team update 1

Greetings from Nicaragua!  🇳🇮 Safely arrived. Dinner last night with Jim, Cairo, and Friedy. We will connect with Arlen later this morning. It’s a beautiful morning here complete with tamales, plantains, and freshly squeezed juice. Traveling to Ometepe in a couple of hours. It was interesting to hear Jim and Cairo report that we are […]

Seattle trip – final update

Friday was another awesome day given by the Lord. Don and Tracey found out that some HIGH SCHOOL friends were also visiting Seattle this week, so they were able to have breakfast together. Then, we were able to go to a beach for the morning and remember all the Lord’s faithfulness to us this week! […]

Seattle Trip update 5

Today was a hoot and a half!! We started our day with bus stop handouts of coffee and inviting people to church. We had a lot of really great responses and were able to talk with many people who genuinely were interested in Roots. Then, we got to do our “Urban Dip”. We rode the […]