January 27th, 2015 News 2 Comments

As usually happens on furlough, we have not stopped running since our plane wheels touched down in Chicago. The Lord gave us amazing flights as we had one of the easiest return trips we have ever had. We were blessed to be able to spend the week of Christmas with family and have been able […]

December 10th, 2014 News 6 Comments

Things are winding down and the packing is almost done as we are getting ready to leave for furlough, and everyone is excited. We are looking forward to celebrating Christmas and the kids’ birthdays with family, as well as renewing acquaintances with many of you who so faithfully support our ministry. Our flight is scheduled […]

December 8th, 2014 News 2 Comments

Thank you to all who upheld us in prayer today as we submitted our documents to register Karalyn’s permanent residency and extend our registration as well. It was a completely different feeling today as I prepared our packet of documents – one of calm assurance knowing that the Lord had it all in control. Quite […]

December 7th, 2014 News No Comments

For all who were praying for our document work on Friday, we thank you very much for your prayers. Unfortunately, we were unable to get our documents registered as we had hoped, but it was still evident that the Lord was in control of the situation. The inspector was very helpful and we were able […]

December 3rd, 2014 News No Comments

Just a quick update as we are making the final preparations to return to the States for our 5-month furlough. We were able to claim Karalyn’s residency permit on Monday, and will be trying to register the permit Friday morning around 9am (Thursday evening 9pm EST). We would appreciate your prayers as we try to […]

November 27th, 2014 News 2 Comments

Thanksgiving Day is one of my favorite days of the year — not just because of all of the good food that we get to enjoy, but because it is a day that we specifically set aside for remembering and giving thanks for all that the Lord has done in our lives. While there are […]

November 12th, 2014 News 11 Comments

In preparation for our upcoming furlough and the new materials we will be printing, we have taken new family photos and updated our prayer card.  For those of you who are updating your missionary files and prayer boards, our new picture and prayer card can be downloaded from the information page of our website at the following […]

July 21st, 2014 News 2 Comments

We ended our VBS outreaches on a high note in the village of 13 Bartsov, where the Duane Hearron family has been ministering for a number of years. Since it was our first time holding VBS in this village, we had no idea what to expect for numbers, so we were blown away when we […]

July 14th, 2014 News No Comments

Thank you for praying for the week of VBS in Shila. It was probably the best week of VBS we have ever had out there. The weather was hot, and it rained one day; but despite it all, we consistently had close to 20 kids show up each day. By the end of the week, […]

July 9th, 2014 News No Comments

Thank you to all who prayed for our VBS in Atamanovo this past week. It was a huge success as the Lord greatly blessed the week with perfect weather and great attendance. Every day, we had a minimum of 35 kids come and participate in the VBS activities, leaving us with a grand total of […]