Prayer Request for Dave Zavala – CCA Pastor’s Conference Uganda

Posted by Joel Garcia

(Editor’s Note: The following is a prayer request from Twinkle Zavala. The Zavalas serve with SGWM in Africa) Please pray for Pastor Dave Zavala and the other pastors as they attend the CCA Pastors conference in Uganda this week. Please pray for me (Twinkle), and our daughters Bianca and Sophie in Nairobi. Please pray for…

 

The Waiting Period

Posted by Rebecca Alaniz

The waiting period.   Also known as the most difficult season in my book. The anticipation of being sent out. The eagerness to get where you are going. The longing to be where you know where the Lord has called you. The yearning, the tears, the prayers that are lifted up, the crying out to…

 

South Sudan – Prayer Request For Pastor Rob And The Team

Posted by Marte Thiemann

  The Sudan Team needs your prayers: Here’s a photo of the complete team of seven at MAF Mission aviation fellowship. They are flying from Nairobi to the border of South Sudan this morning (our nighttime right now) At about midnight (California Time) they will be driving through no mans land. This is potentially the…

 

South Sudan – Bringing Hope and Love of Jesus Christ to Unreached people

Posted by Marte Thiemann

(Editor’s Note: This is an update from our missionary Pastor Rob Douglass, who is doing amazing work in South Sudan) Myself and a team of seven people will be leaving for South Sudan tonight. Over the next two weeks, we will be ministering to a group of people that have been devastated by war. The…

 

SGWM at the Calvary Chapel 2018 Global Missions Conference

Posted by Joel Garcia

(Editor’s Note: Tim Rich (deacon and leader of Missionary Care Teams at Calvary Chapel Saving Grace) and his wife Mary Ann helped man SGWM’s table at the Calvary Chapel 2018 Global Missions Conference. Below is Tim’s assessment of SGWM’s reach from his experience at the conference.) Picture yourself sitting at the SGWM table at the…

 

A Journey in the Amazon!

Posted by Brad Miller

Philippians 3:14, Ephesians 2:10 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.   Greetings in Christ, The family just returned from another amazing…

 

Sarkar Winter Update

Posted by Pankaj and Tonielle Sarkar

Happy new year!! It is hard to believe that 2017 is already over! We praise God for all that He did in this past year and eagerly await to see what is in store for us and our ministries for the upcoming year.   CCBC Graduation “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations,…

 

End of 2017 Update

Posted by Jeff Moody

Wow! 2017 turned out to be one of the most amazing years, seeing God take command and direct in a way we’ve never seen before. During the first part of the year, I wrote about his direction with the first Season of Discipleship and the chapel. That has still continued through the end of the…

 

It’s A Jungle Out There!

Posted by Joel Garcia

by Joel Garcia For many Americans, just the sight of a “Daddy Long Legs” spider showing up in the corner of the tub for our morning shower is enough to send us running down the street ready to burn down our whole house to get rid of the thing. I had this experience just a…

 

Gaona Family Update: Christmas Comes To The Leper Colony

Posted by Joel Garcia

About a year ago, an opportunity opened up to visit a leper colony in Nepal and they welcomed us gladly since visitors to the compound are very few. The first bumpy bus ride to the outskirts of town was filled with thoughts that raced through our minds like “would we touch the lepers” and “how…