Greece Day 3&4

Hello family! The last couple of days have been very eventful. We started distribution of God’s word!! Yesterday was such a great day. We had the small village of Aminteo. Our two vans started right after lunch time, and finished in about 4.5 hours, distributing about 1100 bibles in this village. We had a little […]

Greece Day 1&2

Hey Bethel family, We’ve had an exhausting but fantastic 2 days. Day one was a bit of a “rough” start for some of us. Transportation strikes in Athens and Thessaloniki kept some of us from getting to the Katerini area (where the Operation Joshua HQ is) when we were originally planning on it. But all is well, […]

Meet our Missionaries – The Murphy’s

Marion & Scott Murphy Ministry with the Navigators 1 in 5 people in the world are Chinese, even with China’s one child per family policy since 1980 (recently changed to 2).  All Chinese families value education, hard work, and success. There is enormous pressure on the child to succeed, because he is responsible to take care […]

Meet our Missionaries – Xavier Memba

This year we’ve experienced quite a few challenges. Our MTW missionary Chery’s return to the US and the birth of Rubèn and Noemi’s daughter, Emma-Joana, who needed special care left Xavi shouldering more responsibilities than usual, virtually working alone in pastoring and caring for our congregation. Thankfully, during the past few months Rubèn has been […]

Meet Our Missionaries – The Campbell’s

Meet The Campbell’s with the Jamamadi Village The Jamamadi New Testament translation read-through by the Jamamadi is finished. This is the last  Jamamadi input needed before final publication. To God be the glory! But now, it is time for the mundane. Returning to the States, we are faced with major house repairs. Our son, David […]

Nicaragua – Day 5

Today was the final day of the pastor training institute in Ometepe, Nicaragua. We averaged over 60 people everyday of the institute. The training this week focused on God’s Word, and we had the opportunity to teach about revelation, inspiration, canonicity, and the practical aspects of living a life that lives out the truths of […]

Nicaragua – Day 4

God has led us through another great day in Ometeppe.  Certainly one of the highlights has been the interaction with the conference attendees.  They have really adopted us and we have moved past the stage of wariness, the stage of acceptance and now to the stage of  early friendships and real conversations of gratitude.  They […]

Nicaragua – Day 3

The second day of the Bible Institute on Ometepe saw another full room of pastors and teachers (about ½ are women). They have been very attentive and are asking good questions. We covered a number of important topics today including the inspiration and inerrancy of scripture as well as an overview of the process of interpretation […]

Nicaragua – Day 2

Greetings from Ometepe, Nicaragua, Today was the first day of the pastor’s bible institute. We had 68 people in attendance with 22 churches represented, which is about normal for the first day of the first institute in a new location. The institute began at 8:30 and finished up around 3:00. The teaching topic for today […]