Tomorrow I (Trevor) will be leading a team of newly trained missionary "dentists" to Village CO where we will host a dental clinic for the community on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. We will hold it in the church building of our church plant in that village. Please pray that: We have good gospel discussions with … Continue reading Pics and Upcoming Dental Clinic Prayer Requests
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
Recently an exciting ministry opportunity presented itself - an opportunity to go help train indigenous pastors from the jungles of Peru. Myself and two missionary trainees (Dustin Greenup and Josh McKenzie) from the Center for Pioneer Church Planting will be heading to Chazuta, Peru to train pastors from surrounding jungle villages in hermenuetics (how to interpret … Continue reading Exciting Ministry Opportunity!!!
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
Who is the most radical person you know? I once knew a man who was constantly trying to convince people that he and they should quit their jobs, sell everything they have, and just do evangelism all day, everyday. This was his idea of radical. This was his idea of what he thought Jesus meant … Continue reading The Radicals Who Stay
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
So there we are in small fishing village in Northern Mexico, freshly trained, working in a very small building into which we squeezed 4 tables to operate on and as I am working on my patient's teeth I see a small pig walk in the door with it's owner. As I stared into my patient's mouth … Continue reading Recap/Pics from the dental clinic
Over the last few weeks we were able to enjoy a much-needed and restful break. It's hard to imagine all that we have been able to be a part of since arriving about 5 months ago. I (Trevor) have began at work developing and implementing a mentoring program for our fellow missionaries at the Center for Pioneer Church … Continue reading Refreshing Break and Time with Friends