Merry Christmas

Assist International Children’s Christmas Party      For weeks we kept the location of our Christmas party a secret.  On December 10, they gathered in front of our classroom ready to travel to our party site.  We told them to bring extra clothes because they might get wet.  Then, in three vehicles we drove to…

Build Each Other Up

Shalom’s Annual Team Building   2016 Mila & I were able to prepare breakfast & sack lunches for the entire Shalom staff as a precursor to their annual team building excursion.  The surprise destination; Masungi Georeserve in Baras, Rizal.  A great time of fellowship, encouraging one another, and  enjoying the beauty of God’s creation.  “Iron…

Looking back; Looking forward

It’s been an eventful furlough in the States, we are now preparing to return to our mission in the Philippines. Ecclesiastes 4:9 says “two are better than one, because they have good reward for their labor”. Together, we have painted and stained five backyard decks, cleaned and organized the homes and farm of our friends.…

Preach The Word

2 Peter 3:9  tells us God “is not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.”  This is the focus of our ministry. We value the opportunity to share Christ to the pregnant women and their families at Shalom. As they sit in a circle before the clinic starts the Word…

Hospitality at Shalom

Once a month, we encourage local pastors at the Shalom library with a morning fellowship and sharing time.  It reminds us of how Publius on the island of Malta entertained Paul after he was shipwrecked ( Acts 28).  Our time spent with the pastors is like a respite of healing from the shipwrecks of life.…