Join Mike for a vision trip to Costa Rica, November 1–6, 2018. Mike will be leading this vision trip to help you and your church learn how you can serve alongside MTW missionaries, Deena Castillo, Rodney and Jana Davila, and John and Dylan Peters. Why should you go? Are you interested in challenging opportunities? Finding […]
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August 27th is the official nine-year anniversary of our family arriving on the mission field. August 27, 2007 we left Sacramento, CA (our home for 20 years) and moved to San Jose, Costa Rica. After a year of studying Spanish in Costa Rica we moved to La Ceiba, Honduras and started a new ministry site […]
On Sunday Erin returned to Honduras after a five day trip to Costa Rica. She was asked by the MTW missions team in Costa Rica to help come plan for the expanding of their medical/mercy ministries. Erin stayed with Rodney and Jana Dávila, the Team Leaders for MTW’s ministry there. Erin spent parts of five […]
On June 25th we catch a flight from San Jose, Costa Rica to La Ceiba, Honduras. We have been spending much of our time in the past three weeks having meals with and saying goodbye to some of the great people that God has placed in our path. Friday night we spent some time with […]
We’ve gone through this before. Ten months ago we were debating as to what needed to be packed, purged or provided for others. When we left California we figured we had narrowed our stuff down to everything we absolutely needed. Ten months later we are looking at several large piles of things we haven’t touched […]
Yesterday Mike had his last private tutoring session. He spent two hours reviewing irregular verbs with Alejandra. That officially brings our Costa Rican Spanish study to a close. On June 25th we leave Costa Rica and fly to Honduras. Our Costa Rican studies are complete. We have spent 10 months here in Costa Rica dedicating […]
This weekend Madison and Mike took an afternoon to go play in the local park. Madison had recently purchased a homemade slingshot and wanted to try it out. She had never before shot a slingshot. They shot a whole bag of rocks at paper cups. They then walked over to the cement soccer court and watched a […]
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