Fantastic Christmas Service and Meal

We had a fantastic Family Christmas Service and Meal this past Sunday morning. Over 70 people were in attendance with at least 10 first-time visitors. We were amazed at everyone who came and how many people invited friends and family. Please pray for the gospel message to bear fruit. Tonight, we have a Christmas Eve service at […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Second Week in America

We arrived in Ohio last Thursday evening and had several great days with family and friends there. Sunday morning, we were at North Pointe Baptist Church in Wooster, Ohio, which was started by older brother Harley several years ago. It was very encouraging to hear they decided to begin partnering with us. Sunday night, we were at Lifeway Baptist Church in […]