Today Mike works his last day in the California State Senate. After working in politics nearly 20 years and after working the last 12 years in the Capitol I am quitting my job. It is both sad and exciting. While it is clear that the mission field is where God has called the Pettengills, the […]
This is a short little book (104 pages) that was originally written in 1885 by John L. Nevius. Nevius was a seasoned, effective and groundbreaking missionary to China. This book was originally written as a pamphlet to instruct new missionaries in China. It was so insightful that some mission sending organizations, at the time, made […]
We just launched our website to all of our friends and family. We have received a great response and we couldn’t be more happy. Many people have dropped in to visit. It has been a great joy. Our website was designed by our dear friend Erik. He has volunteered his time and effort to advance […]
This morning Erin and I returned from Atlanta. We just spent the last week at Mission to the World (MTW) headquarters participating in Interview and Orientation (I&O). I&O is a training session for MTW missionaries. There were 20 great people there getting ready to head out on the mission field. It was very exciting to […]
Tonight Erin and I will board a flight for Atlanta. We will be at the Mission to the World (MTW) headquarters until November 17th. For a week we will be attending MTW’s Interview and Orientation (I&O). While at I&O we will receive a lot of helpful information about organizing the logistics of our missions efforts. Please pray […]
Mike Pettengill: Go forward in confidence. God selected you to do his great work and he knew your flaws and limitations before he selected you.
Mike Pettengill: “Christian life consists in faith and charity.” - Martin Luther
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Mike Pettengill: We are all ripe for persecution and have done our best to earn God’s wrath. Thanks to God’s mercy we do not get what we deserve.