How did PFO go? The 2020 virtual Pre-Field Orientation for the new Ethnos360 Associate Members went well considering it was the first time for being held online. The orientation covered 7 days and the photo here is of the room where many of the presentations were done. A different experience when compared with the orientationsContinue reading July 2020
As for man, his days are like grass; as a flower of the field, so he flourishes. When the wind has passed over it, it is no more and its place acknowledges it no longer. Psalm 103:15,16
Greetings all! I trust the summer has gotten off to a good start for you as you learn to navigate with the virus restrictions and the limitations it has put upon some of us. Things in Asia Pacific are much the same and there have been lot of travel restrictions.
Dear family and friends, Greetings to you in the Name of Jesus! God is good!
Dear Friends and Family, Greetings from Yap! We are excited to share with you the news of the birth of Owen Jan Collins. He was born at 6:20 AM on June 10 and weighed 7 lbs 4 oz. Both mother and baby were healthy. Heidi had false labor on June 8 which got us allContinue reading June 2020
We can honestly say this has been the most interesting Spring we have ever experienced! I’m sure many of you agree with our sentiment. We are very thankful to have been living in Slovakia during this time as the government has done an amazing job protecting the citizens and residents of this country. Slovakia hadContinue reading June 2020
Here we are in another month, a rainy one at that!!! WOW the year is flying by!!!! We arrived in Florida 13 years ago!! Tomorrow is our 57th Anniversary!! YES, THE YEARS HAVE FLOWN BY!!! God is sooo good and we look forward to many more years!!!!
Greetings from Steve and Sandy Aholt, Victory in Jesus! We continue to see people have the victory over sin through their faith in the finished work of Jesus. His shed blood has allowed mankind to have access to forgiveness from our sin. His resurrection is proof that He has won the victory over sin andContinue reading Victory! June 2020
Dear Friends, Well, this weekend was the date we were hoping to fly to Papua New Guinea for the Mengen Bible dedication. However, a few months ago, things began to change. Of course, there have been a lot of complications because of the coronavirus and the travel ban etc. However, we are also seeing someContinue reading June 2020
Suddenly it’s summer !!! and with it comes my switch from “Home Assignment” to serving on an “Itinerate Status.” This means I’m working full days at home on upgrading printable resources for the May River Iwam. There’s plenty to do. All our older Bible Lessons and literacy files need to be proofread and the spellingContinue reading June 2020
What next?! The lostness, restlessness, anger, and despair of our world becomes more and more obvious by the day. How I wish I could make more of a difference in some of those desperate and lonely lives!
Mentoring the next generation. This is my latest painting. I loved that it produced emotions in me about the older generation helping the younger and bringing the younger onboard spiritually.
Dear Friends and Family, That includes those of you friends who are praying for me, Tom. Corinne has been steadily healthy except for her eyes and her pesky toe, but she is able to care for me during this recovery time from hospital stay for the third time this year. Anyhow, we are thankful thatContinue reading Home Sweet Home – May 2020
Thank you so much for your love, prayers and gifts! We are deeply grateful for your part in reaching the Hewa people with the love of Jesus. Thank you!
Dear friends, We wrote our last letter to you the first part of March as I was making preparations to depart for Asia Pacific. We knew things were touch and go as we kept hearing of mounting quarantines and travel interruptions. We were praying and praying and asking the Lord what I should do. WeContinue reading May recap 2020
Dear Team Members, May 10th, 2020 Our LOVE to you from us in isolation mode!!!! You are certainly in our hearts and PRAYERS during this difficult time in history. We trust you are well and encouraged in the Lord, our only HOPE!
“Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always.” Psalm 105:4 NIV
As we ride out “the virus” here in the USA other countries around the world too are battling the bug. There HAVE been a few cases diagnosed in Papua New Guinea so please add the needs there to your prayers as God brings them to mind. There have been restrictions in place much like hereContinue reading May 2020
Two weeks of classes left and so many questions about the future . . . Is it possible to have a “virtual” recital? What will our celebration Weekend look like? Will we be able to do a virtual Student Ministry Showcase on May 22nd, or maybe even one with a live audience? Will restrictions beContinue reading May 2020
Greetings from Jeanne and I! It seems this last month has been a bit crazy with all the things that have been going on around the world. We trust you are not going stir crazy with all the staying at home! Of course our place of service in Asia Pacific has been affected in aContinue reading May 2020
Dear friends, We are on our way home! Please be praying for our travels.
God’s Concern for All Creation I want to take this opportunity to share insights from an on-line course I’m doing with Discipling Nations Alliance (DNA) which is an organization that serves the Church with teachings that help the body of Christ be the principal agent of restoring, healing and blessing for broken nations. We needContinue reading April 2020
THE BORDER WILL NEVER BE THE SAME A team of teachers headed out not knowing all that would lie ahead of them, but they were believing God would look after them and bear lasting fruit through His Word. They went by faith to the border of Morobe and Gulf Provinces. There were mountains to climb,Continue reading April 28, 2020
Dear family and friends, Greetings to you from the Hulls in Sanford, Florida. The COVID-19 situation has affected us here in central Florida. I will explain that after giving a few statistics about our state, our county, as well as the city of Sanford.
Dear Friends, How do I summarize 26+ years of ministry? I remember being in Bible School and trying to think of a catchy “title” for my prayer letters. Finally, I decided to go with ‘Guided by His Hand’ and that is truly how this journey has been for me. Every step of the way IContinue reading April 2020