Waiting...Waiting...Waiting... Waiting is a normal part of ministry in Mexico (and many other cultures as I understand). We could be waiting for people to show up to church or a Bible study that was scheduled to start 45 minutes ago - I used to get nervous that no one was going to come but have … Continue reading 97 Years Old and Ready for Baptism, A Great Open Door, Plus photos from our latest trip in N Mexico
We had a terrific trip to Northern Mexico last week. We met a lot of new people in Village CO (where our church plant is) and had a great time of ministry in all three villages (CO, EZ and C). We also learned that there is a soccer game that happens every night at six … Continue reading Muchas photos from our most recent trip to Northern Mexico
Driving through the sloppy, wet, muddy "roads" of small villages in Northern Mexico is always an adventure...until you get stuck...again (I wasn't driving this time so at least I was off the hook for the jokes). Our village consisted of lots of standing water and mud everywhere. Our time in the Suburban consisted of a … Continue reading Advancing While Stuck – Recap and Photos from Recent N Mex Church Planting Trip
Tomorrow morning I will lead our church planting team into Northern Mexico for our first trip of this training year. This year will be different than last in that we will be based in Village CO* where we have an active church plant going. Our goal in Village CO will be to further encourage and … Continue reading First Mex Church Planting Trip of New Training Year
We had a great time in Mexico this week! One of the highlights was having several villages our teams minister in come together in Village EZ to worship in song, around the Word, and enjoy fellowship around the table together. It was beautiful to see brothers and sisters in Christ from Mexico and the US enjoying our … Continue reading Photo recap of our time in Mexico
Amazed but not surprised are the feelings I, my family, Garry Weaver (Dir of Field Training) and the rest of my church planting team have been experiencing over the last week or so. Amazed by God's goodness and rapid work in village CD but not surprised that He does great things for His kingdom. Let me … Continue reading INCREDIBLE!!! A Church is (re)Born in N Mexico!!!!!
7:00 AM Monday morning a team of us from the Center for Pioneer Church Planting will be heading down to Oaxaca, MX to work with the team of missionaries from To Every Tribe that are already down there. We will spend some time in Oaxaca City as well as in one of the mountain villages among some of the … Continue reading Oaxaca, here we come! Pics and a Prayer Calendar