On Friday we receive a visitor from another world. OK, it only seems like another world. But, honestly, what could be more different from La Ceiba, Honduras than Seattle, Washington? Northview Community Church of Mill Creek, Washington (north of Seattle) is a supporting church of this ministry and our family. They are sending a representative from […]
Our mission team knows when we are doing things right. That is when Satan attacks. Last summer we were all simultaneously bombarded with attacks that really tore us down. If Tuesday is any indication, here we go again. On Tuesday our eight-person mission team collectively had two cell phones stolen, two car accidents and one […]
Each Sunday morning our mission team gathers together to sing, pray and study at what we call Gringo Church. This is a small worship service where we praise God in our heart language of English. Shannon, Erin and Mike T. lead us in singing, John leads us in prayer and Mike P. leads us in […]
William Barcley is the pastor of Sovereign Grace Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has served as Academic Dean at Reformed Theological Seminary and taught at Gordon College. Barcley addresses the issue of discontent and how the reader can find contentment from knowing God and enjoying his sovereignty and loving mercy. Barcley does a […]
For the next few days we will host Francis and Bonnie Smith. The Smiths attend Meadowview Reformed Presbyterian Church in Lexington, NC where Francis is an Assistant Pastor. Francis and Bonnie are part of MTW’s Pastoral Associate Couple (PAC) program. PACs provide pastoral care for missionaries while on the field. PACs commit to care for […]
Mike Pettengill: New Blog Post: "Last Minute Christmas Gift" A great missions book for your last minute Christmas shopping. https://t.co/0SbW63IvKn
Mike Pettengill: Other religions focus on a pilgrimage we have to take to serve God. Christianity is about a pilgrimage God took to serve us.
Mike Pettengill: “God will only give you what you would have asked for if you knew everything he knows” - Tim Keller
Mike Pettengill: The core of grace is not that we obtain salvation & didn’t earn it. The core of grace is that we obtain salvation & earned the opposite.