Practical matters

And then came the floods …

29 October 2017 Practical matters

I haven’t written much lately because – well – we’ve been pretty busy! It’s one of those seasons when things are hitting us from every angle. Not all big things, but lots of things. So, you want to hear about the floods. While I was at the meetings in Texas, there was a big storm […]

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Meetings, Meetings, Meetings

13 October 2017 Ministry glimpses

This is going to be a month of travel for me (Jim), starting today. Lord willing I’ll be heading to Texas for an evangelism summit in Frisco, and then a series of Camino Global leadership meetings in Van (both near Dallas). Then I’ll pop back to Ixtapaluca for a day to lead worship music at […]

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Earthquake & Aftershocks: Stories, Pictures, and News

24 September 2017 Mexico

The News Part A significant aftershock hit on Saturday (Shari felt it, I didn’t), and another today. We say “aftershock”, but there is even disagreement about which earthquake these are aftershocks of. The fact of the matter is, we know a lot less than you might think when it comes to earthquakes and plate tectonics. […]

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Relief Effort Today in Mexico State (video)

20 September 2017 Mexico

I just got back from a small town in the State of Mexico. Quite a few of us went from the churches here with supplies, including medications, clothes, water, food, diapers, toilet paper, and so on. I took some video for you. It was hard to get many pictures to really show you the damage. […]

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Mexico Earthquake: How You Can Help

20 September 2017 Mexico

Quick Update on what we’re doing today and how you can help… Hi everyone. *Phew* — after the relative quiet of yesterday (except for the radio), the beeps and buzzes of notifications are almost constant as we communicate with people about the earthquake and various relief efforts. Later hopefully I’ll have some time to tell […]

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A Few Quick Prayer Requests

16 September 2017 Practical matters

Greetings from Mexico! If you have a moment to pray, here are a few quick prayer requests for you… 1) Please pray for tomorrow’s service. I will be teaching Sunday School, and preaching. So your prayers are always appreciated for those things. We’re still going through Mark in our sermons (expecting to finish in January). […]

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