October 25th, 2018 News 4 Comments

We just got the biopsy report back and it confirmed that it is malignant melanoma. They are doing an additional test to look for a mutation in the melanoma which will determine the proper course of treatment needed. We have been told that there are very good melanoma specialists here in Charlotte and Dad will […]

October 25th, 2018 News No Comments

On Sunday 10/21, my Dad (Barry) was taken to the Emergency Room in Shelby, NC with extreme headaches and nausea/vomiting. After running several CT scans and an MRI, he was diagnosed with multiple tumors in the brain, and multiple tumors in the abdomen and pelvis. He was transferred to Carolina’s Medical Center in Charlotte, NC […]

May 23rd, 2018 News 1 Comment

Now that we are back in the States, we wanted to send out our new contact information and ask that you update you records to reflect these changes.  This information will remain current until we move to Newfoundland. Please update your records for us with the following information below: Contact Phone Number: cell: 207-385-7376 Temporary […]

May 19th, 2018 News 4 Comments

Thank you to all who upheld us in your prayers as we departed Krasnoyarsk and traveled back to the United States.   The Lord’s provision and protection was evident from the very beginning and all glory goes to Him for a very good trip back.  Each leg of the trip was the best flight that […]

May 14th, 2018 News 5 Comments

After leaving Vanavara one week ago on May 7, and after spending a week in Krasnoyarsk with friends and church family, we are now getting ready to depart from Russia as we follow the Lord’s leading to our new place of service in Stephenville, NL. While it has been a very emotional and difficult time […]

February 25th, 2018 News 2 Comments

 One year.  It doesn’t even seem possible. As hard as it is to believe, it was one year ago today that our lives were shattered as we watched our home and the home of seven others burn to the ground.  Hardly a day has passed in which we haven’t thought about all that transpired that […]

July 17th, 2017 News 5 Comments

Thank you to all who prayed for us this past week as we flew up to the village of Strelka for our fishing trip.  There we met up with one of the local men from that village and the four of us — James, myself, James’ neighbor and the man from Strelka —  headed downriver […]

July 3rd, 2017 News No Comments

Court Appeal Update As was mentioned in our last prayer letter, Monday, June 19 was the date for our appeal to the regional court of Krasnoyarsk.  Our lawyer has informed us that the decision of the Vanavara court was not reversed, therefore our only recourse for further action is to appeal it to the next […]

March 26th, 2017 News No Comments

This is just a very quick update to ask you to pray fervently for myself and Bro. Dean as we head out to try to drive back to Vanavara tonight (Sunday AM eastern time). After having our truck break down in December after our first winter road trip, I was finally able to send it […]

March 3rd, 2017 News 2 Comments

First of all we would like to say a big thank you from the bottom of our hearts to everyone who has written, called or texted to check on us. We truly do appreciate the prayers and support that has been shown to us these past few days. With all that has been going on, […]