So, affectionately longing for you, we were well pleased to impart to you not only the gospel of God, but also our own lives, because you had become dear to us. 1 Thessalonians 2:8 NKJV What a busy weekend! I drove to Hermosillo on Saturday with the purpose of visiting a couple of churches where … Continue reading Hermosillo for Pizza Menonita.
It's shaping up to be a very busy week here in Hermosillo, Sonora. Saturday we completed the Planning for Success course with 4 hours of instruction. Apparently I need to take the course again, as we were woefully unprepared for the response. We planned for thirty five students, and we nearly doubled that. Lots of … Continue reading Hermosillo 9/19: Running to Keep Up
Planeando para el Exito started with a bang. There were 75 students in attendance from 10 different churches. New pastors came for this one. The weather fought us a bit - pouring rain on a tin roof and a dirt parking lot that provided some fun mud sliding after the class - but the atmosphere … Continue reading Hermosillo 9/19: A Great Beginning
Friday morning in Hermosillo, Sonora. It's 80 degrees with humidity at 85%. I am damp. Yesterday's drive down was pleasant other than a delay at the border. It gave me the chance to be kind to a clerk at the visa office. His surprised smile when I said, "Muchas gracias, Dios te bendiga" was worth … Continue reading Hermosillo 9/19: Planificando para el Exito
“Moving Christians from the pew to the harvest.” Matthew 9:36-38 Write the Vision! July has come and gone, and it was a good month. Judy and I are generally healthy, and we are continuing to find ways to be of service to others. If you know me, then you know my passion for the Word … Continue reading July Update from Pastor Virgil
“Moving Christians from the pew to the harvest.” Matthew 9:36-38 I am writing this from Hermosillo, Sonora where I have just completed a wonderful weekend of seeing lives changed by the Word and the Spirit. The opportunities that lie before us are exciting and daunting. It would be impossible to remember, much less recount, all … Continue reading May 2019 Ministry Update