"Your word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path" (Psalm 119:105). One of the most important things a pastor or missionary can do is teach their people how to properly read and understand the Bible. This is what our church planting team began to teach during our most recent trip to … Continue reading Putting the Bible in Their Hands
What does a diet of drinking coke at every meal and not brushing your teeth get you? Lot's of pain due to cavities, gum disease, and worse. This is the reality for many people just a few hours over the border. So, as a way to serve the physical needs of the villages our church … Continue reading Filling Cavities for the Cause of Christ!
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
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
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!!!
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