Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Dear Praying Friends
What a privilege to simply “approach the throne of grace” at any time! Our God is gracious and so intimately involved in our lives – even when we don’t feel that way! He genuinely is worthy of all the honour, glory and praise we can possibly muster!
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- Forward movement on LIMA! – last week another Chinese church agreed to join us in the fall to serve in Lima – with a view to raising up a church planting team!
– Preparations are underway!
- Finalizing Field Ed supervision at Emmanuel Bible College – as the students wrap up their semester, I am wrapping up my responsibilities in mentoring students for this academic year. I’ll miss these interactions. It’s been a pleasure investing in others
- Europe Photo project completing – Phase 1 – our photographer returns this week, now the editing and evaluation of materials ensues - I meet with our photographer this Friday to begin the next phase
- Mid-term workers (Patrick and Nikki Toews) engage in ministry in Suriname (follow their blog here!) – keep praying!
- On the home front – Megan is headed into exams next week! Wow, 3rd year almost done! – she’s not done yet!
- Opportunity to pray together with us in East Asia – August Prayer Conference! Let me know if you’re interested! – I have received an opportunity to speak to a group of Chinese pastors regarding this
- LIMA initiative planning, dialogue and preparation
- Ongoing follow up with those who have expressed interest in World Team ministry
- On a personal note – I had supper with Irene (sister in law) and some great friends from B.C. (they were at a conference in Niagara Falls) – good surprise visit!!
- Carly celebrated 19 years on Monday!!
- Please pray for Karen – she’s had a very sore throat for over a week, and it’s wearing on her.
Thanks again for your ongoing prayers. God’s goodness continues to amaze me. We have SO MUCH to give thanks for!