Have you considered serving Christ in Japan? If you our your church is looking to learn more about serving short-term or long-term this may be the thing for you. March 9-17, 2019 Mike will be leading a vision trip to explore the MTW ministries in Japan. The full-time mission team is one of MTW’s largest […]
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On Monday Mike returned from Costa Rica. Mike was in Costa Rica for five-days leading eight people on an MTW vision trip to learn more about the ministry there. The MTW missionaries serving in Honduras took the group to see their ministries in San Jose, Costa de Pajaros, La Montana, and Nicoya. The missionaries serving […]
This past week Mike, Anthony, and David (team West Coast) attended a major MTW missions training in North Carolina. They attended Living In Grace, which is a mandatory training for all new MTW missionaries. They attended the training with an eye toward hosting it in California in the future. David attended the training as an […]
The MTW West Coast team (Mike, Anthony, David) is in North Carolina this week. We are in the mountains at a resort participating in a missions training with 20 other MTW staff and missionaries. All week we have been keeping an eye on Hurricane Florence, and it has been heading toward the Carolinas. It is […]
This past week Mike and Anthony were in Lawrenceville, GA with the home MTW office. We were gathering together with all the mobilizers and recruiters and other missionary trainers for three days. The group of 40 of us spent a day of team building, a day of prayer and a day training. Mike and Anthony […]
This past week Mike and Anthony went to Atlanta to evaluate and train a batch of new missionaries with MTW. Fifteen new missionaries headed all over the world went through Readiness Evaluation. It was a very long and intense week of exercises, training, and mentoring. Mike served as an evaluator and observed the missionaries as […]
This past week Mike and our Assistant Director Anthony spent the week in Atlanta, GA attending the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA)’s annual General Assembly. The time was spent connecting with PCA pastors from around the country and talk about missions and how we can serve their churches. There was lots of exciting movement in […]
Mike Pettengill: The book "The Beautiful Feet of Missions" is the perfect Christmas gift for a current missionary, wannabe missionar… https://t.co/3E1eE586lO
Mike Pettengill: A heart for missions originates from an ardent desire to see God’s glory multiplied throughout every corner of the globe.
Mike Pettengill: “Some wish to live within the sound of a chapel bell; I wish to run a rescue mission within a yard of hell” - C.T. Studd
Mike Pettengill: If Jesus’ example was to be born in a stable, ride on a donkey & hang from a cross, I doubt he wanted us spending our lives seeking comfort.