Posts from September 2015

Training 40 Pastors in Bangladesh

We have just finished training 40 pastors in Bangladesh and are counting our time with them as a great success. As you are able to see in this picture from a page of one man’s notebook, these men took copious notes. Twenty-three of the men at this training represent the leaders of Timothy’s and are partnered directly with […]

Update from Pastor Dale’s Trip – September 18, 2015

Greetings from Kathmandu! Pastor Richard and I arrived in Kathmandu, Nepal on Wednesday, September 16th.  Our leadership training that we have been doing since Wednesday afternoon concluded today.  Here in Nepal, their official day off is Saturday because everyone works Sunday through Friday. Tomorrow, on Saturday, we will each be preaching in different churches because they […]

Welcoming the Stranger

God cares for the refugee. God loves the refugee. This idea is throughout the Bible. Leviticus 19:34-35, Hebrews 13:2 and Matthew 25:34-40 remind us of God’s heart for the foreigner, those who are oppressed and those who have needs. Henri Nouwen stated, “Honest receptivity means inviting the stranger into our world on his or her […]