Back in the village, at last

Dear prayer team, Thanks so much for your prayers! I’m in Tipsa these weeks but bolted down to the city to run some errands today. Please join me in praising God: I recently returned from the jungle city of Pucallpa, … Continue reading

Is it urgent, or is it important?

Dear Prayer Team, Happy June! Can you believe we’re in the sixth month already? It feels like New Years Day was just a few weeks ago. Looking Back: I came back from my visit with colleagues on Monday. I’m grateful … Continue reading

Travels Tomorrow and Beyond

Dear Prayer Team, Thank you for your prayers! Praises: For new work experiences in the village, and for an idea for a potential language tutor there. For good community Prayer points: (Same as in the last post, as they are … Continue reading

Stress Down, Travels Ahead

Dear Prayer Team, Thank you so much for your prayers! In the last many weeks my stress levels have gone down significantly. I’ve learned some new approaches to problems and stressors that are going to help me long-term, and I … Continue reading

The Conundrum of “Dying to Self”

Hello Prayer Team, Thank you so much for your prayers! It is in times like these that I especially feel grateful for all of you. In Luke 9:23, Jesus tells the crowds, “If any of you wants to be my … Continue reading

Prayers for belief, for translation

(Note: You can see updates to this post in the comments below.) Hey there prayer team, How are things? I have a couple of requests for you, real quick: I just got word that my grandfather, who is not a … Continue reading

The Joy of Scripture in the Heart Language

Dear Prayer Team, How are you? Just yesterday I got back from my second week-long stay in the village. I’m really starting to get used to life there. I’m able to eat the foods with more ease and know how … Continue reading

Please Pray: Big Meeting Coming

Hello Prayer Team, Greetings from Huánuco! I hear that the winter is starting to thaw out up there, at least for those in the Pacific Northwest. I can hardly believe that my one-year anniversary in Peru is less than three … Continue reading

Grateful for good travels, grateful to be heading back

Good day Prayer Team! Greetings from Lima. It’s incredible to think of all that has happened in the past few weeks. I’m grateful for safe travels from Huánuco to Lima, and then to another city for some Bible translation consultant … Continue reading

Visiting Lima, Visa in Hand

Dear prayer team, Thank you so much for your prayers! I’m excited to share that I now have a visa, allowing me to continue my work here! This has been a long process requiring three cross-country trips, so it’s a … Continue reading