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First Gringo Easter In Eight Years

Part of going on the mission field has to do with sacrificing your personal and professional life to fulltime ministry. While you are serving in another culture you miss births, deaths, graduations, holidays and other big events that we use to define our lives. This past Sunday marked the first time since 2007 that our […]

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A Few Days With Maddy

This week we got to spend four-days with our daughter Maddy in Sacramento. Erin and Mike traveled to the Sacramento area to put on a two-day missions conference where we were joined by Maddy who was on spring break from John Brown University in Arkansas. Mike and Erin drove in on Friday while Maddy flew […]

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Mission Conference In Sacramento

This past weekend Mike and Erin produced a two-day mission conference at Soaring Oaks Presbyterian Church in Elk Grove, CA. The event was attended well both on Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday Mike kicked off the event by giving a 45-minute lesson on Acts 1:8. Mike talked about how the book of Luke was focused on […]

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A Week With Our Friends

Our dear friends, Chad and Mindy Hertzell, came to Phoenix and visited us for a week. They came to hang out, talk, relax and love on us. The four of us ran an 11-mile Tough Mudder, went shooting, attended three Spring Training baseball games, went hiking, cooked, laughed, played card games, watched movies, and just had […]

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Mike On The Radio Talking About St. Patrick

This past Sunday a pre-recorded radio show aired with Mike as the guest. Mike was on Urban Theologian Radio talking about the true story of the 4th century missionary to Ireland, better known as St. Patrick. The show aired on AM 1360 in Phoenix. You can listen to the 30 minute broadcast by clicking HERE. […]

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This Coming Weekend In Sacramento

On Saturday and Sunday we will have our final visit to Sacramento before returning to Honduras on May 9th. Erin and Mike will be putting on a two-day missions conference at Soaring Oaks Presbyterian Church in Elk Grove, CA. The mission conference kicks off at 2pm on Saturday. On Saturday we will begin with a […]

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What The Next 56 Days Look Like

Our furlough is rapidly drawing to a close. Our family is scheduled to return to Honduras on May 9th. There is lots to do in the next month and a half. Plus, there is a new level of urgency. Unexpectedly, we recently lost $60o in monthly support. That puts our return to Honduras in jeopardy. If we can’t find […]

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