Category: Missions

We signed the papers

On May 31st an historic event happened… We officially signed for our property…. God has been so good and through the generosity of friends around the world we now own the land! It truly is a miracle and this is just the beginning.. We…

A cold afternoon

After a full day of fun and learning about God, the Kings kids group is sitting by the fire listening to their fearless leader Edwin Piedra sharing a devotional before digging into the marshmellows in the fireplace. I am reminded of the importance of…

Summer Season of Training

This July one of our teenager (Luca) is desiring to go to Texas for the SST program that they offer there. Two years ago our eldest, Gioela, did Phase 1 of this training program. Now our 14 year old son, Luca, would like to…

Ywam School of Writing

As missionaries we serve with a missions movement that equips the workers through the University of the Nations. This University is called the University of the Nations (UofN.edu), founded in 1978 in Kona, Hawaii. To enter this University every person starts with a Discipleship…

Middle of the night flights

I wonder why I decided to buy a plane ticket that leaves at 1am?? Must be because the deal was amazing and I figured I can handle the lack of sleep…but can my 9 year old, who is with me? She has been fast…

Something to die for

In 1996 I embarked on this adventure with God and it was this photo in the middle of a brochure that drew me into applying for this missionary training course. Jeff Pratt, the director of the course write so well what J was experiencing…

Powerful Prayer Tool – Praising Over Pleading

Originally posted on Melissa McLaughlin ~ Truthful Grace:
Photo by Luis Quintero on Pexels.com By Melissa McLaughlin Have you ever found yourself in an unexpected, unwanted situation and watched your mind and emotions spiral into a pit of ceaseless churning negativity? Have you ever prayed…