How to be Missional (without leaving your neighborhood)
April 28th, 2020
"And the Word became flesh and moved into a neighborhood." ~ The Message | Every one of us is a member of a neighborhood or community. But hold on, this is where things get interesting: God's plan for...
April 24th, 2020
Do you long for everything to go back to normal? Are you ready to go back to the workplace? Do you want your kids back in school? Are you ready to be with people? Many people feel as though their live...
Thoughts from the Garden
April 22nd, 2020
Over the weekend, I got busy building a backyard garden. It was messy, dirty, and incredibly satisfying work. As I dug up the ground and pulled roots from the earth I thought about the parable that Je...
Training in Godliness
April 20th, 2020
My favorite book of the Bible is the book of Timothy. In it, we find Paul writing to a young leader serving in a local church.Paul writes,“Do not waste your time arguing over godless ideas and old wiv...
April 17th, 2020
"The international airport is canceling all flights, leave now or be prepared to stay.” This news came out in March, a little over a week into our stay-at-home order here in Paraguay, and we had alrea...
Just surviving or thriving?
April 15th, 2020
The evidence of thriving individuals can be seen in the home, in the community’s education, economic development, government, and social structures. However, thriving does not depend on the external o...
How can I thrive?
April 11th, 2020
My relationship with Jesus Christ translates into my ability to THRIVE as a disciple and effective tool in His hands....
The Tetelestai Project
April 6th, 2020
I first heard about the newly established organization called Light In Action in 2009 and was drawn to their ambitious goal of equipping Christians with a media tool that can reach deep into limited a...
3 truths to remember during COVID-19
April 6th, 2020
It's been a crazy couple of months, hasn't it? Covid-19 is sweeping across the nation and entire states are going into lockdown. These are uncertain times but despite that we have access to certain pe...
Partnerships: The Blessings are Expanding
February 22nd, 2020
Meet Esdras & Gaby. This young couple contacted us one day and set up a meeting in our office. Esdras is Brazilian, and Gaby is Paraguayan. ...
36,000 Mbya Guaraní on God’s Heart
September 2nd, 2019
There are over 36,000 Mbya Guarani in Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina. Each one is on God’s heart and mind. ...
20 Years of Training Cross-Cultural Workers
August 2nd, 2019
Parque SAMM has been training cross-cultural workers for 20 years! ...