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We Buried a Friend This Morning

We Buried a Friend This Morning

Article submitted by Mike & Lauren Deibert, Field Coordinators in Nicaragua I don’t know that we North Americans do death very well; I suppose that we think we do life well. Nicaraguans seem to do both well, and what’s more extraordinary, they don’t even know it. We buried a friend this morning. His name was […]

 

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Sewing into Lives: Rug Production Project

Article submitted by John Williams, MVAustralia Director Pastor Rolly, our field worker in Cebu/Bohol, Philippines, working in the Vista Bella community of squatters on Mactan Island Cebu, is asking for funds to buy 6 sewing machines, and the initial remnant fabric (from garment factories) to help in establishing their project, Rug Production. The workers in […]

 

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Empowering Women through Micro-Finance Programs

Article submitted by Coralie Roets, Director of MVSouthAfrica Philisiwe is a pastor’s wife from Phuzumoya Baptist Alliance Church in Swaziland. She coordinates the Micro Finance Program which is a program that empowers women who are unemployed but are looking for opportunities to help support their families. This program helps the women by lending them money […]

 

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Gray Road Baptist Church Visits Orphans in Guatemala

Gray Road Baptist Church Visits Orphans in Guatemala

Article submitted by Randy & Brenda Purcell, Country Directors in Guatemala Gray Road Baptist from Indianapolis, IN came 4 days after the retreat. This is the church where we accepted Christ a long time ago!  They have been coming for many years. This church is very mindful to care for orphans and because of this, […]

 

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Shopping for Reading Glasses

Shopping for Reading Glasses

Article submitted by Candy Rieger, Field Coordinator in Haiti I’m SHOPPING today! Shopping online to purchase reading glasses for elderly (and some not so elderly!) in the Dominican Republic and Haiti. Now this is shopping I enjoy! Funds made available through the Missionary Ventures’ Gift Catalog shoppers. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

 

Motorcycles Serve Indigenous Pastors all over Paraguay

Article submitted by Norberto and Julie Kurrle, Field Coordinators in Paraguay

This past year we were able to help six ministries with motorcycles!

Enrique in Bella Vista

German in Carlos Antonio Lopez

Motorcycle for Cerro Moroti

Marcio in Caaguazu

First impression of Marcio’s new motorcycle- pure joy!

Indigenous people near Carayaó.  Marcio rides on rough dirt roads to visit the tribes.

Pastor Mario in Jesus

We are delighted to be the bridge for these deserving ministries to receive a more effective means to reach Paraguay with the love of Jesus Christ.  Please pray for their safety on the road and for grace as they spread the message of hope each and every day.

Thank you once again to the incredible sacrifice and sweat of our friends at CMA (Christian Motorcycle Association) for providing these bikes this past year.  Their annual Run for the Son is coming up on May 5, so we’re excited for a successful ride in 2012.

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