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Fourth Week Of Training New Missionaries

This week we continued to help train 15 MTW missionaries going to nine different countries. On Monday missionaries learned about family life and ministry. Mike sat on a panel and helped answer questions the missionaries had about life on the field. On Tuesday the group learned methods and philosophy of evangelism from John Leonard. The […]

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Third Week Of Training New Missionaries

Sunday saw Mike again leading his missionaries to worship at the Iranian church and Erin leading her missionaries to the Flemish church. Starting Monday the entire week was dedicated to language acquisition. Nancy Craig taught the group about the concept of linguistics and language learning. There were lots of practical lessons and each missionary even […]

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Second Week Of Training New Missionaries

On Sunday Mike and Erin went with their respective group of missionaries to different ethnic churches to worship and fellowship in a different culture and language. Erin’s group of four missionaries went to Bethelkerk, a Flemish speaking church. Mike’s group of five missionaries with to the Iranian Church of Brussles, a Farsi speaking church. On Monday the […]

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First Week Of Training New Missionaries

On Monday, the presenters, interns, and mentors arrived into Zoventem, Belgium where we are training new missionaries for a month. On Tuesday, the new missionaries and their kids arrived. There was plenty of jetlag and culture shock to go around. In the first week of training each day started with prayer, singing, and preaching. Mike […]

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Mike Gets A Few Days With His Sister

On Wednesday Mike arrived in California. He is on the West Coast for the first time in two years. Mike is in Southern California for a few days to receive some training and to visit a few churches. Mike’s big sister flew 400 miles to spend three days with him. Mike and Jeri spent a […]

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Mike Attends TGC 2017 Conference

Last week Mike attended the 2017 national conference put on by The Gospel Coalition. The conference titled “No Other Gospel – Reformation 500 and Beyond” was held April 3-5 in Indianapolis, IN and was attended by over 8,000 people. The conference boasted speakers like John Piper, Ligon Duncan, Tim Keller, Kevin DeYoung, and Don Carson. […]

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Erin Leaves Belgium, Headed To U.S.

After spending a month in Belgium training new MTW missionaries, Erin is on the move again. On Saturday Erin departed from Belgium bound for the U.S., where she will has several medical appointments. Erin and Mike greatly enjoyed helping to coach and mentor the 18 new missionaries. Mike returned to Central Africa last week to […]

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