Quick Update & Upcoming Midwest Trip

Posted by Ronald Struska

Connections House We are excited to update you on the purchase of Connections House dorms! The paperwork on the property is progressing and we hope to be able to complete the purchase in as soon as 3-5 weeks. The amount we still need to raise is $33,800. Please pray with us for the Lord to…


Greetings from Uganda!

Posted by Nikki Arriaga

I have officially been in Uganda for a little over 2 weeks! The first half of my trip was incredible as I served alongside a team from CC West Grove. Together, we saw, heard, and experienced things we would have never imagined. We were able to update Promise Child profile cards, help host a women’s…


SGWM Weekly Prayer Requests 08/16/17-08/23/17

Posted by Marte Thiemann

  Pastor P.M. and V.M. – India Please Pray: 1. For the ministry in India. 2. For V’s health. 3. For our financial need.  We have spent so much towards our move 4. For my recovery. I had motor cycle accident on August 9th and have been badly injured. 5. For God’s guidance and strength…


Summer 2017 Update

Posted by Pankaj and Tonielle Sarkar

We had a wonderful time during our furlough in the States. It was a blessing to be able to be with our family and friends. We loved traveling to different churches to share about what the Lord is doing out here, in Nepal. Most of our time was spend in California, but we also had…


Brian Goes to Israel

Posted by Brian and Jill Kanyike

But He answered and said to them, “I tell you that if these should keep silent,  the stones would immediately cry out.”  Luke 19:40 Dear Friends and Family, This was an exciting month for Brian as he was able to go to  Israel.  My brother in-law has been a part of several archaeological digs in Israel…


Back in the States

Posted by Aden Knepper

Hello everyone! We have been in the States now for a little under a month and it has been really amazing to see God’s hand in leading us and opening up opportunities for us. However coinciding with the blessings of God’s leading we were very saddened to hear of the death of one of the…


One Week to Departure

Posted by buescher

Hello there! As most of you know, we will be leaving for Peru on August 16th.  The Fall 2017 semester has already begun, and so to some extent we will hit the ground running when we arrive.  The timing of everything worked out for us to come in a couple weeks later than everyone else….


Brazil Update August 2017

Posted by Brad Miller

Greetings in Christ, Where has the time gone?  That is the question we are asking ourselves. Two months have passed by, and we have not been able to slow down.  And besides that, where do we start with sharing?  There is too much to tell, too little space to write it, and quite frankly, people…



Posted by Jeff Moody

The purposed image for stained glass (in progress). A few years back when we were living in Oregon the Lord was working all sorts of amazing things in our lives. It was the product of a very trying time. We spent a lot of time at our church. It was an amazing season with one…


SGWM Weekly Prayer Requests 08/08/17-08/15/17

Posted by Marte Thiemann

  Nikki Arriaga – Currently in Uganda -Praise the Lord for the opportunity He has given me to serve Him in Uganda on my first overseas missions trip! Please Pray: 1. Please pray that the Lord would empower me to do all the good works He has prepared for me in Uganda 2. Please pray…