Terminamos La Escuela de Español!!! We finished!

Posted by Jon Brechtel

Hi family and friends! We did it!!! We graduated from Roca Blanca Spanish School on October 20. What a crazy ride that was…filled with ups and downs, good and bad, trials and triumphs. But what an experience for us to learn to lean more on the Lord through all of those times. Even more so,…

 

A New Direction

Posted by Mike Thiemann

Greetings, It has been over twelve years since I came on staff as a missionary with Saving Grace World Missions. I have seen God do so many radical things that I could never have imagined. Recently, God has brought in a fantastic addition to the SGWM home office, my good friend Tim Pappas. Tim will…

 

Broadened Vision through a Narrowed Scope

Posted by Joel Garcia

Coming into this new venture of what most people call “full-time ministry,” I knew to expect the unexpected, but I suppose I still didn’t necessarily expect what I would stumble upon my first week. As an SGWM missionary, I’ve gotten to experience some really cool things this first week and a half at our headquarters,…

 

SGWM Monthly Prayer Requests 11/01/17-11/07/17

Posted by Marte Thiemann

  Joel and Amy Garcia – California, USA -Things have been exciting for us as we transition into being U.S.-based missionaries for SGWM! Please pray for: Please Pray 1. Our family as we adjust to a new lifestyle of pouring ourselves out in ministry in a new way. 2. Our finances. We are raising support…

 

November 2017 Vincent Family Missions Update

Posted by Mike Vincent

Dear ministry partners! October was a busy month full of ministry and new life! We ended the month last weekend with our monthly baptisms.  It was such a blessing as we were able to witness 22 believers make their decision to follow Jesus Christ public through the waters of baptism! A few months ago our…

 

Bread Upon the Waters

Posted by Darryl Record

Cast your bread upon the waters, for you will find it after many days. Ecclesiastes 11:1 ESV Darryl with believers from the Jirei tribe. Sometimes in life and ministry we don’t see the fruit immediately.  Especially in media ministry Darryl often feels that his calling is to take the gospel to people that he will…

 

Never Thirst Again

Posted by Brian and Jill Kanyike

Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again.  But whoever drinks the water I give him will never thirst.  John 4:14   Dear Friends and Family, Summer is coming to an end but ministry is not slowing down. A couple months ago we wrote about a village called Bukuya. We shared how the people of this remote village are mostly animist…

 

SGWM Weekly Prayer Requests 10/02/17-10/09/17

Posted by Marte Thiemann

    Alex Gray – Ensenada, Mexico Please Pray: 1. For wisdom and guidance 2. Funds for a new laptop 3. Financial support 4. Students and staff in their biblical studies; both personal and academic 5. For the outreaches and the people that the students come in contact with over the semester 6. For Mexico…

 

Ground Breaking

Posted by Jeff Moody

“Therefore whoever hears these sayings of Mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man who built his house on the rock: and the rain descended, the floods came, and it did not fall, for it was founded on the rock.” (Matthew 7:24-25)   Day 1 Preparing for the backhoe Belo, Daniel,…

 

September Prayer & Praise

Posted by Christopher Arista

Hi friends and family, here’s a small list of praise reports and prayer requests that include details of what’s been going on with us here in Costa Rica these past few months. 🙂  – In August we had a team here from Mexico who helped us put on a Sunday school teacher’s training. Our children’s…