Newsletter 2016

Newsletter 2016

Macau Day Care Christmas program

We trust you are enjoying the Christmas season!Thank you for your prayers last Saturday for the Day Care Christmas program. We had a wonderful time with the children and families. Bee Bee Wong did very well presenting the Gospel Magic. We believe hearts were touched in all that was shared, so bless you again for praying.We long to […]

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Newsletter 2016

United and Prepared

NEW WORSHIP DIRECTOR ROLE I have lead worship at Journey Church for the past three years. However, the English speaking church closed a few months ago soon after the Pastor and his family felt called to go back to the States. Long story short, God opened the door for me to reconnect with a longtime […]

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Newsletter 2016

CMA working alongside CinA

Colombia CMA team:  November had Don in Cartagena, Colombia with a team from CMA (Christian Motorcyclists Association) working alongside the Christians in Action churches there.  CMA provided transportation for 6 pastors there.  While Cartagena sometimes brings images of glamour and fantastic beaches, the truth of the matter is that there are deep hurts in the […]

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Newsletter 2016

It All Started in 1973

SPOTLIGHT on MACAU, CHINA – by Tom Hodges. Macau is a small peninsula off southern China and is the most densely populated area on earth with over 636,000 people crammed into only 12 square miles. You’ll find refugees and visitors from all over Asia. Thousands of gamblers also flock to Macau, since it’s the      ‘Las Vegas’ of […]

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In the waters of baptism

Our dearly beloved in Christ, Greetings in our precious savior’s matchless name! We had a baptism service conducted last Saturday trusting in our Lord, where 3 boys from the Home, as well as a believer who worships the Lord with us here obeyed the Lord. It was indeed a blessed occasion as we could once […]

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Top student in the country was one of ours

It feels good to connect with you again, as we share what our Lord is doing in Freetown, Sierra Leone.  We hope you and your family are doing great by God’s grace.  You have been in our prayers, and we know you are praying for us too.The rainy season, which has brought us some relief from the […]

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Nothing Surprises God!

We live in amazingly turbulent days in 2016.  Who thought that a billionaire businessman would become the president of the U.S?   Apparently Americans wanted change in Washington D.C.  What changes will this bring to the U.S. political landscape in America and globally?  These are all questions that we will see developing in the months ahead. […]

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What would you do without clean water?

Help by donating to Deep Well Ministries

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Establishing A Transformed Generation

Greetings from rainy Freetown Freetown-Sierra Leone. All the churches of Christians in Action Sierra Leone are operating under the theme of Establishing a Transformed Generation for Such a Time as This, as we go through a period of makeover for the entire ministry. It is our prayer that the Lord, through the power of the Holy […]

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Sacpulup Project

The Sacpulup church is a congregation in a Central America community with meager means, but it is rich in faith and works. Thanks to donors who sensed God’s nudge, we are purchasing materials this week for the insulation. Next, the ceramic flooring to complete this work in progress. Thank you for your vital prayers and […]

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Churches ministering to Churches

Individuals from the church in Hermosillo are ministering in our church in Villa Hidalgo.Every two weeks a team travels about four hours to be with the believers here. We’re so thankful for their dedication and love to build up this church. We’re praying that one day soon a full-time pastor will be called to come […]

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New building is almost ready

New building is almost ready Destiny of Hope Orphanage – Destino de Esperanza The new building is almost ready to move into!!!Since April, we have had 3 groups of volunteers to come and help us with various projects.   What wonderful blessings they have been!The babies are growing so fast I can hardly keep up. Josue’ is 28 […]

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the Car, the Hospitality, the Community

We received funding for a Motor bike for our village outreaches. Since Fallie is in our focus for now, we are working with our evangelism team, training and preparing them for the task ahead. We want to thank some of our special friends in Fresno for their financial support in meeting this need. Fallie Village […]

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Many wonderful provisions from above

Praise the Lord! Elijah was a man just like us, but through his faith he was able to do many miraculous things. As we serve the same God he had put his trust in, we too receive many wonderful provisions from above, which may seem impossible to man. We have now completed the roofing project […]

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Macedonia is calling…again!

El Salvador, a country of roughly six million people, has, according to the Government of El Salvador statistics, 70,000 known gang members from several gangs including MaraSalvatrucha (MS-13) and Eighteenth Street (M18). Extortion is a very common crime in El Salvador not to mention in Guatemala as well. Crime and violence with the current murder […]

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Share the Gift

share the gift. What would have happened if the plan Jesus had for his disciples had full worked?  In Matthew 28:19-20, Jesus told his disciples to “go and make more disciples…teaching them to observe everything I have commanded you”.  Even though many have gone and shared Jesus, far too many have failed to be faithful […]

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I had the honor to preach God’s Word

Greetings from Cartagena, Colombia.  Our CinA national pastors Sixto and Actris took us to the villages where they have started new churches.  I had the honor to give the dedication message of the Gospel in two areas. Motor bikes are used as taxis in the city and to go to villages. This was so much […]

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Kuni Scripture Celebration!

Our February update carried an article about Roland Fumey’s Kuni translation in Papua New Guinea. This is an extremely difficult tonal language with something like seven different pitch levels plus semantic markers that change on various syllables to make the same word mean up to 13 different things! (Moe dogo can mean 16 different things!) […]

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These People Do Not Just Need the Water, They Need the Word

You know how it is after a big project is done.. time to tackle all the other stuff that waited for the  Big One to finish and seek an opportunity to rest shortly after that.  We took about a week at home to deal with urgent things in Bo before driving to Freetown.  We are […]

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Hope in Guatemala

I can’t begin to express my gratitude for my nephew, Darryl, and the awesome team he brought to  Guatemala.  In just over a week, they completed the security wall around the Christians in Action campus. Even though it was their first time laying cement block, you’d think a group of professionals built it.  Everyone is […]

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My Hope

Greetings in the matchless name of our great Savior and Lord Jesus Christ! As one of the dear brethren shared recently, “Jesus wanted the servants at Canaa to obey His words – likewise, we are to await His instructions and to obey them without a second thought in order to receive His blessings. He uses […]

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Speech Analyzer Still Used in Papua New Guinea

Dear partners in missions, This is the month when we think of valentine cards and valentine candy. Our thoughts then turn more intensely to the love of our sweethearts or families. I pray that I may come to know and feel more deeply the love of our Lord: to comprehend the width and length and […]

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Central America – RECAPPING 2015

Years ago I began dreaming about babies. At first I even thought I was pregnant…but by now well beyond childbearing age. Still, I would dream I found a baby, or someone gave me a baby, etc. etc. Strange. But I came to realize that it’s significance had to do with NEW THINGS that God was […]

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Apologize to Sandy

Think On These Things – Engage Ministries Recently, while conducting the Sxxual Integrity & Restoration (SIR) class, we were discussing the erosive consequences of premarital sxx. One prisoner flatly asked me, “Did you have premarital sxx?” Without hesitation, I said yes. I shared that, for the record, Sandy and I have always had an incredibly […]

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