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Learning Through Teaching

The Situation Imagine standing in front of 15 or 20 young teenagers every day who have no interest whatsoever in what you have to say, don’t want to be there, and if they have to be, would rather talk to their friends.  Imagine, even though you are sick or tired,...

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Privilege

Growth 2018 was another fruitful year for our ministry in Japan.  We continued our weekly Bible studies, branching out from meeting in a small apartment to a community center classroom.  This allowed us to invite more people to our services and grow the ministry in Japan.  We completed our study on the Gospel of John,...

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Never Heard

Outreach Mrs. Coelho and I headed out for outreach. We got a rickshaw to take us to meet with some others at a Body member’s house. Pastor Anil shared the Word, we had some coffee, tea, sandwiches, and then went out for evangelism. Mrs. Coelho and I stuck together. We...

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Marvel Looking back on December it is hard to believe all that was accomplished in just a few short weeks. More than once we have sat back and marveled that God could use a small team like ours to shine such a bright light of truth on this season of...

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Covered

As most of the world begins its plunge into the coldness of winter I thought of this verse in Isaiah 28:20b about the covering narrower than he can wrap himself in it. We will be teaching on coverings this week in Herald Harbor.  We are privileged to have proper coverings. ...

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The End of a Season

To Everything There is a Season In Ecclesiastes 3:1, the Bible tells us “To everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven.” I don’t know who or how many people read this newsletter, so this might be old news to those of you who do...

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Thankfulness

Reflect We have had an awesome month, full of excitement and ministry.  For many of us this month of November is a time to reflect on the many things for which we are thankful to God. Testimony Every October we bring our leaders to Zambia for a leadership conference joining...

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Belgrade News

BELGRADE Autumn Harvest Pastor Kende from Budapest sent a team led by Pastor Zoli to help us with our autumn harvest.  Also, Pastor Julian with his wife Natella joined us from Romania for those days. It was GREAT and it was GOD. These pictures will tell you more than words. ...

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The Lord My Shepherd

Sufficient Savior Psalm 23 is an amazing chapter to always go back to: the Lord my Shepherd.  There is no “is,” the Lord was, is, and will be. The Lord my Shepherd. When I come this realization, I have no wants. My only want is the Shepherd whether I know...

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