Orality Training

February 10-12 Mike and Erin attended MTW’s training on Oral Ministry Foundations. The training was focused on sharing biblical stories in a world that is dominated by oral learners. This very much describes the culture with which we will be working in Equatorial Guinea. Over 5 billion people in the world can’t, don’t or won’t […]

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7 Lessons I Learned From My 7 1/2 Years As A Missionary In Honduras

After serving more than seven years as a fulltime missionary in Honduras God has called my wife and I to leave the place we have called home and cross the Atlantic to serve as missionaries in Central Africa. Each year the difficult missions life has gotten easier as we learned the language and culture. It […]

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7 1/2 Years In Honduras Comes To A Close

On Monday Erin and Mike left Hondruas for likely the final time. We flew from San Pedro Sula to Atlanta. We will spend the next seven-weeks on the East Coast (of the US), before we depart for Equatorial Guinea on March 30th. Our family launched a new ministry for MTW in La Ceiba, Honduras over 7 […]

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Pettengill Schedule For The Next Seven Weeks

Here is our schedule for the next seven-weeks. We are going to be very busy and private visits are going to be extremely difficult. If you are on the East Coast and you’d like to say goodbye before we leave for Africa please mark your calendar and join us at one of the following events: […]

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Erin’s Month In Belgium

Erin just finished spending a month in Brussels, Belgium. She was in Belgium helping to train new MTW missionaries at the biannual Cross Cultural Missions Intensive (CCMI). There were 16 new MTW missionaries were being prepared to serve in eight different countries. Erin worked as a counselor and trainer for the missionaries. She mentored five of the missionaries and supervised […]

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