We invite you to join us on a virtual prayer walk in the Roma settlement in Cakanovce, Slovakia. You've read that name here before - it's a community where we've been teaching and doing community development work. Due to COVID restrictions we can't hold a community meeting like we'd hoped this Saturday… but we're going... Continue Reading →
We just published our most recent newsletter - click here or on the image below to read it if you haven't gotten it already. Also, if you didn't get our April newsletter with an Easter song, click here to read it (sorry we're late posting it here!).
Greetings from Slovakia! Some of you have written to ask - how are we doing? As well as we could hope, given the situation with the Coronavirus in Europe. Many of you in the U.S. are already starting to experience the reality we've been living with for more than a week now - schools are... Continue Reading →
In 2020 the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (our sponsoring organization) is entering a season of discovery and discernment called Toward Bold Faithfulness. We wrote the following devotional for the CBF Blog - look at the end of the article for prayer requests and for more information about this initiative. A tired teacher finishes her breakfast and looks out the window at another cold... Continue Reading →
We know it's a busy time of year, so we only want to take a moment of your time. This brief update comes with our THANKS and a couple of GIFTS. First the GIFTS... we have two songs to share with you. One is a song Jon wrote, and the other is Christmas song that's... Continue Reading →
Do you remember getting Valentine’s Day cards? When I was young – and when our girls were still in U.S. schools – you brought a Valentine card for everyone in your class. A little box would come with 10-12 small cards, and they usually had some kind of cartoon character, a bad pun, and maybe... Continue Reading →
We sent out a Thanksgiving newsletter yesterday - and we realized that because of some recent changes to our various websites, we neglected to post the copy of the LAST newsletter here as well. We'll post links to both of them below - you can access the newsletters by clicking on the images: October... Continue Reading →
We've had a wonderful time catching up with friends and family in the U.S. over the last two weeks. We've been so deep in conversations that, so far, we haven't been very good at taking pictures! We'll try to remedy that... in the meantime, here's a list of places we've been so far: CBF General... Continue Reading →