Pray for us

 "Brethren, pray for us." (I Thessalonians 5:25) 

Current Prayer Needs

-Spiritual growth and good health for the Bible Institute students
-The schools to use well their new school libraries
-Travels to schools this year
-Continued good health for our family
-That the teachers will show fruit and growth from the seminars we hosted
-Spiritual growth for young believing students
-The salvation of our children

Praises!

-Productive meetings with pastors to discuss working together on Pastoral Training
-Healthy pregnancy as Mary carries our 3rd child (Alethia born August 3rd, 2016)
-Andrew enjoyed connecting with the BI students while he taught Angels and Demons (May, 2016)
-Approved!!!! Tyndale House Grant 2016-17 school year!  (May, 2016)
-Good health over the last few months (October, 2015)
-Successful teacher development seminars (September, 2015)
-Safely travelled to schools this year to observe and encourage teachers (May, 2015)
-Received the Tyndale House Grant!!! (February, 2015)
-All truck expenses paid (December, 2014)
-Received our truck! (October 18, 2014)
-Andrew's abdominal pain went away (October, 2014)
-Beginning of school year went smoothly (September 29, 2014))
-We were able to hold several productive teacher seminars (Summer, 2014)
-Mary recovered well from her gallbladder surgery (Summer, 2014)
-Physical and emotional well being as we made the transition to Togo (Summer, 2014)
-We graduated from the French language program at Parole de Vie Bethel! (April 23, 2014)
 -Cyrus fell and cut the back of his head.  It is healing nicely. (April 15, 2014)
-Our kids Ghana visa applications were approved (April, 2014)
-Bought airline tickets to Togo for this May! (March, 2014)
-Andrew passed his comprehensive assessment for his Ed.D! (March 3, 2014)
-For good health so far this semester (October 27, 2013)
-Bea Ward had a great trip to and from Togo and was able to work well with the teachers during her Summer trip.  (September, 2013)
-We did well on the placements tests and were put into the intermediate class together. (September 5, 2013)
-The kids are adjusting well to our new temporary home in Quebec (August 30, 2013)
-Had Safe travels to Sherbrooke, QC for language school. (August 19-22, 2013)
 -We have officially reached 100% monthly funding!  (August, 2013)
-Our language school application went through without any problems (May, 2013)
-The Togolese school teachers had a great end their school year (May, 2013)
-Safe travels from Miami, FL to western PA. (March-April, 2013)
-God brought us to 86% so we are able to attend the Field Preparation seminar!  (March 18, 2013)
-The boys are healthy, which is a big praise because of the long road trip we are about to start! (March, 2013)
-We've reached 75% committed funding!
-Mary did very well in her French course and will continue with tutoring. (March, 2013)
-We've reached 78% (February 24, 2013)
-Mary's french immersion course is fully funded!  (November, 2012)
-While our Summer schedule was light, we've been able to schedule many church meetings for the fall. (August 3, 2012)
-Another partner joined our support team! (July 30, 2012)
-We had a great time with the church family of Mt. Paran Baptist Church at their Missions Conference. (May 5, 2012)
-Despite Mary being sick we still had great fellowship with the church family at Westside Baptist Church (April 29, 2012)
-We officially reached 20% support this past week! (April 27, 2012)
-Andrew requested to go down to part-time work at Costco on March 2nd.  He was moved to part-time! (April 16, 2012)
- We had some wonderful experiences and interactions with 3 church families during February and March.
-Manny is fighting a 4 week old ear infection - conquered! (Feb 7, 2012)
-Our survey trip was a great success! (Jan 19, 2012)