A lot has happened since we last blogged. We now have our team together for our trip to Ukraine. And God has been faithful. Back in October we were able to share our needs for a fundraiser called "Backpacks for Ukraine." You want to know what? You all showed up! God used you each in … Continue reading When the Church Shows Up
One big question we were asked during the drive to get the backpacks filled was, "Will you guys be going back to Ukraine? And if so, would there be an opportunity for others to go as well?" In response to these and other similar inquiries, we have been setting up just such an opportunity through … Continue reading Ukraine Missions Trip, Summer 2017
It is time for some updating. We started a fundraiser back in October called Backpacks for Ukraine. We started with 55 empty backpacks that turned into 13 giant boxes overflowing with supplies and gifts for the children at the Heritage Foundation located in Odessa Ukraine. With the bad weather and a few holidays in between, the … Continue reading Backpacks! (part 2)
A huge thank you to everyone who helped out with the Ukraine backpack drive! We started out with 55 empty backpacks and ended up with 13 large boxes of full backpacks and a bunch of extra supplies! It took us a while to get them all packed up and sent out, but we finally got … Continue reading Backpacks!
"It all starts with a burden for the impossible," the Pastor of Selah Fellowship in Whitefish, Montana had said one Sunday morning. That resonated with me, you see, for as long as I can remember I have longed to do the impossible. I think most probably see me as a daydreamer, but from as far … Continue reading A Burden For The Impossible
Well, it has been quite a while. Why? Certainly not because life has stopped happening or that our love for Ukraine has swayed! We are continuing to wrestle with what capacity we may be used or how we may serve the Ukrainian people. As we come up on a year later, I thought I should … Continue reading A Long Overdue Update