Summer update

Dear gospel partners, In a most delightful departure from the norm here, the past couple months have been a wonderful, steady balance of (1) study and (2) ministry. Below are some ways you can pray for these spheres of our life here. Lao study Are you ready for this?...

May update

Imagine driving through Manhattan at 200 MPH and being asked to report on what you saw. That’s how our last month has felt, but I’ll do my best to share some of the pics we got, even if they are a bit blurry. May Pastors School First, the Ratanakiri Pastors School...

Three requests

Here’s a big-picture view of our next month—things we’re praying for and anticipating. Making God big and the Bible “small” For the past year, I’ve been devoting nearly all of my time to preparing the curriculum for this year’s two...

February update

Please join me, dear friends, in praising the Lord and in asking him for additional help and blessing. Answers to your prayers … I just returned from Phnom Penh with ten 1-year visas in hand, as well as an agreement with a sister organization that is helping us...

Rainy season Pastors School

Pastors School Thank you for praying for the Ratanakiri Pastors School. The Lord did all that we asked of him and more. Our time together happened to coincide with the 500th anniversary of Luther’s posting his Theses, so JD took the opportunity to teach a series of...

Pastors School starting tomorrow

This Sunday-Friday, Oct. 29-Nov. 3, I’ll be joining several other missionaries to teach a group of about seventy pastors, future pastors and women teachers in Ratanakiri province. Our theme for the week will be “Theology for Worship (part 2).” Please...