Children’s Workers, Family Christmas Service, Inquiry About God

This past Friday, we had several new teenagers attend the youth club. They had some very good questions about God and salvation. I am very encouraged with how God is blessing the youth ministry. On Sunday, we honoured all the volunteers who serve in some aspect of our children’s ministry. The photo above shows most of our workers, […]

Opportunity to Support a Missionary from Britain

We are very blessed to have serving with us right now a young lady from Northern Ireland named Hannah Neilly. She is currently training and raising support to be an overseas missionary assisting with evangelism, discipleship and church planting. She will serve wherever the Lord opens the doors, but she has a real heart for […]

Youth Activity, Sunday Services, Pastoral Visits, Coffee Morning Visitors

Youth Meeting: This past Saturday night, we had a great time at a youth activity put on by Crossroads Baptist Church in Bromley. There were games, food, and a powerful video on the cross. It was encouraging to see a good group of young people coming together and learning more about Christ. Sunday Services: We […]

Ministry Update: Christmas Plans, Bible Institute, Discipleship Update

  We have found Christmas to be a great opportunity in Britain to invite people to church and to share the gospel. Most people here are still open to attending some kind of Christmas service. Because of this we have planned a number of different church services and events that we hope lost people will […]

A Word of Thanks

Thankfulness is one of the immediate results of being filled with the Spirit according to Ephesians 5:18-21, And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit…Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ… In this verse, we see […]

Spurgeon’s Place of Birth and Place of New Birth

This past Tuesday, Jeff Bryan and I travelled up to Colchester to look at some chairs we may buy for the church. While there, we were able to stop off and see the church where Charles Spurgeon was converted and the house where He was born in Kelvedon. Spurgeon at the time of his conversation was 16 years […]

Ministry Update: Christianity in the Workplace, Membership Class, Building Update

This past Sunday, we were blessed to have a guest preacher, Andrew Robertson from Sunderland. Andrew works full-time as a solicitor, but also is heavily involved in the ministry of his local church, especially with the youth work. Andrew spoke on the subject “Christianity in the Workplace” and gave some very helpful advice from the life of Daniel […]

September 2016 Prayer Letter

We had a very busy and blessed summer. It was wonderful to spend about a month in America visiting friends and family. It had been three years since we saw our families, so it was so nice to catch up with them, especially as our children seem to be growing up fast. Grant is now […]

Great Week of Evangelism in Sunderland

Monday night, I picked up a young man named Nico from Germany from the airport. I met Nico last May when Alan Campbell and I were in Germany helping a church there with a week of outreach. Nico and I have kept in touch and he came for a visit. Please pray for him as […]

Back in the UK, Week of Evangelism, $2000 Gift for Building Fund!

I had a great final week in America. It was very good to attend our sending church, Vision Baptist, and to catch up with everyone there. God has really blessed Vision with 22 missionaries families being sent of the church to various parts of the world. The church also has several dozen young people who are training […]