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Mexico Missions Update

Proclaiming the Gospel to Kids & Reaching Families Thanks for praying with us for the Kids Evangelistic Event that was recently held on our new church property to kick off the beginning of a new Sunday School ministry in Mochicahui. Over one hundred kids (some with their parents) attended. A neighbor allowed us to use their electricity so we were able to use…

Upcoming Brazil Trip

2014 is here! Wow. Thanks so much for participating in the ministry in Brazil by prayer. Continue to rejoice with us with what the Lord is doing. I am leaving tomorrow (January 9th) for a two week visit to Brazil. I will be working with two men graduating from our Bible Institute to become pastors. Also, the church plant that we are currently working on, will ordain Joao…

In Everything Give Thanks

… in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. As our friends and family in the United States prepared to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, we too paused to reflect on the goodness of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and all that we have to be so thankful for every single day throughout the year–our Savior and the privilege to…

Gracias!

We recently experienced the joy of having ten fellow servants from Countryside join us for an excellent week of ministry here in Mochicahui. During the week we had the opportunity to serve over one hundred people who came for the free dental clinic that was held in our local church. Those who came served alongside people from our congregation here who made themselves…

Back Home in Mochicahui

We arrived home in Mochicahui Friday evening, concluding five weeks of ministry in the U.S., spending time serving the Lord among our Countryside church family and visiting others. Again we would like to express our thanks for the ministry of the entire Countryside family to us during our recent visit and as we continue to minister among the Mayo Indian people of Sinaloa,…

Mochicahui Ministry Update: May 2013

This month marks the completion of our first year living in the town of Mochicahui in Sinaloa, Mexico where the Lord has called us to serve through the ministry of church planting. It has been a blessing to finally live in the community where we are serving after many years of traveling back and forth from Jahuara 2 where we had lived for the previous thirteen years.…

Summer Missions Update

Brian & Danyel Warne Wow, 2012 seems to be flying by as it is hard to believe that we are already in September. This has been a very busy year for us with the construction of the house in Mochicahui on top of a very active ministry schedule. We praise the Lord for all that He is doing. Thanks so much for you prayers! Praise the Lord for Antonio and Jorge, both have…

15th Annual Men’s Steak-Out

This fall we will be hosting our men’s steak-out at the Balman’s farm in Wellsville for the fifteenth year in a row. We encourage everyone to bring guest to rub shoulders with guys from our church and hear the truth of the gospel presented clearly by one of our men. Guests are invited to come for free and enjoy the competitions and steak dinner, but we ask…

May Missions Update

Roger & Crystal JohansenThanks so much for your prayers:We have had a month where Roger has taught Intro to Missions. Praise the Lord for the 20 students who sought to learn more of our great responsability to reach the world for Christ.Praise for Crystal’s surgery going well. The day we were waiting in the hospital room; just before the surgery, Crystal and I…

Singleness and the Glory of God

In our family series on Sunday mornings, we have been examining the Biblical foundation and theological significance of marriage. In dealing with marriage, we have also addressed singleness. While singleness is an honorable thing and frees one up for serving Christ, it is sadly often either resented or wasted. On April 22nd this challenge was given by Pastor Mike as part…