As we prepare for fall, this series will invite us to be "all in" as we follow Jesus together.
God is so good, and we are all coming back from Downey changed and excited to continue serving God wherever he calls us.
Our Finance Administrator, Martha Phillips, will be leaving staff; and the Communications Department is currently looking for an Administrative Assistant (20 hours/week).
We emphasized that growth is slow and requires more being than doing.
The 2018-2019 school year has been an exciting one. God has moved in ways we have been praying for and in ways we didn’t expect.
There were moments on this trip I wish we could bottle and share with everyone: one of our students getting saved, many students getting right with God, students taking bold steps to talk to strangers about Jesus, many hours serving in a poverty-stricken community, and a powerful foot-washing ceremony. This is the disciple-multiplying process in action.
I view discipleship as loving others more than myself and truly living life with them in a way that influences them to love Jesus more.
During the team’s time in the village, Brenda, Florence, Katie, and Caitlyn worked with the full-time onsite staff (also the pastor of the village) to teach lessons on topics such as general hygiene, germs and wound care, food preservation, healthy relationships, protecting children from trafficking, and creating businesses for goods and services missing in their community.