May Report: God is Near

Psalm 34 18 The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. The following are little bits of one day of prayer and outreach last week. Each Thursday, we begin our day with 2 hours of intercession for our neighbors. We ask for God to break our hearts for … Continue reading May Report: God is Near

April Review: Changing Seasons

CHANGING SEASONS "Those who wait on the Lord will renew their strength.  They will rise up on wings like eagles." IS 30:31 We are coming to the end of a long winter season.  Our family has been stretched physically and spiritually the past six months, and your prayers have sustained us.  Thank you!  Your prayers … Continue reading April Review: Changing Seasons

Can We Read More?

I meet with Hank at least weekly for Bible study and encouragement.  I used to try to bring him over to my house for a more 'settled' atmosphere where we could concentrate without interruption.  As life circumstances changed, we found it better if I meet him at his place every week instead.  This has had … Continue reading Can We Read More?

End of Year Report

JESUS IS AMAZING: As I was reviewing the past year in preparation for this newsletter, I am completely overwhelmed with God's graciousness, provision and kindness provided through you. Thank you! Here are just some quick highlights of 2016: Serving an avg. of 20 youth/wk at our Antioch nights Several special events with area youth throughout … Continue reading End of Year Report

October Recap: Overcoming the World

“In this world you will have trouble; but take heart I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 I always feel a bit awkward writing these monthly newsletters. I don’t want to sound too fanatical and make it seem like I’m exaggerating or trying to drum up support. I also don’t want to sound too blasé … Continue reading October Recap: Overcoming the World

August Review: Open House

Is 26:8 "Yes, LORD, walking in the way of your laws, we wait for you; your name and renown are the desire of our hearts." Our God is always faithful. I've been looking back at pictures of the last 3 years of our lives: selling our home, moving in with friends, getting keys to 810, … Continue reading August Review: Open House

Spring Review & Summer Forecast

A Day in the Neighborhood It's a Thursday evening.  I just came inside from doing yard work with at least 7 of the neighborhood kids who were taking lazy rotations to 'help' me shovel and move dirt.  While we work, we take breaks to watch about a half dozen other neighborhood boys and girls take … Continue reading Spring Review & Summer Forecast

Love Minneapolis 24/7 recap

Looks like I lost track of my days:) Love Minneapolis finished this past Sunday, coinciding with the Gay Pride festival in Minneapolis.  For 7 days, hundreds of believers from several denominations and backgrounds participated in continuous worship, prayer, intercession and evangelism over our city.  In addition to reaching out to over 1,000 people with the … Continue reading Love Minneapolis 24/7 recap