June 2018There is an old hymn that has these words,
I walked today where Jesus walked, and felt his presence there.
For many years, these words have been the inspiration for me to want to go to the Holy Land. In many of the Bible classes I have led, people who have gone to the Holy Land presented information and pictures of their trip. I was finally able to convince Deb that our time had come for this visit.
People often asked me, “Why do you want to go there?’ and “Is it safe?” ... more
April 2018I have a very vivid memory of the day I realized I am a part of God’s work in this world. You might be thinking it was when I was very young, or at latest in my high school days. However, this memory comes from when I was already a pastor. I had already gone through the years of formation to become a pastor and had been serving a congregation for a few years. So I must state the obvious, I must have known God was at work in our ... more
September 2017 Continuing Our Connection
At the School of Hope, 30 or more students need scholarships at any given time, to be able to attend school … providing Zion with an exciting partnership opportunity!
Zion’s Global Mission Committee is looking for 30 individuals, families, or groups to commit to joining together to support 30 students in their education. Just $30 per month ($360 per year) covers the expenses of one child for the school year. This includes school fees, lunch, school workbook supplies like pens and pencils, a uniform, shoes, and busing. The financial ... more