The goal of establishing churches
among the least-reached is a joint effort, involving a variety of people serving Christ together. Many are immersed
cross-culturally, reaching out to friends, neighbors, colleagues and students, sharing their lives and messages of hope. Many,
such as you are in sending countries, upholding the work through your prayers and financing the work through your gifts. Some,
such as me, are behind the scenes, taking care of administrative aspects of sending cross-cultural workers.
One of our workers who has served in South Asia for nearly three decades starts literacy schools
in communities near his city. He and his teammates have begun house churches in these communities. Some of the
new believers demonstrated growth in faith by sponsoring an Easter celebration. Women in one fellowship face persecution
from family. Others struggle to commit their lives to Christ.
early May, I was privileged to participate in a Global Outreach Conference of a supporting church in Connecticut. The
week's theme, "Around the World and Across the Street" challenged us to reach out in faith to those both far and
near. Building relationships with people in this church and other cross-cultural workers was a blessing.
first months of this year flew by as I prepared W-2 and 1095-c forms, went through the audit and closed the books. I'm
grateful these are behind me for the year. Now I am trying to catch up on my monthly work.
you for cooperating in the work of prayer.
Last April 1, Christar installed a new donation system
on www.christar.org If you set up a recurring gift prior to that date, we need for you to set it up
once more in the new platform. Please follow the steps below:
*Go to www.christ.org/worker/245
the amount of your donation
*Check the box for recurring monthly donation
*Enter the ID number for the
*Click "give now"
*Click "Complete my donation"
to your account" and login with your email address
*Follow the screen's instructions to add payment information
the "Gift Summary" page, please be sure to click, "Stop previous donations" to ensure that your old account
with the previous system is closed.
Thank you for taking time to make these changes.
each of you who participate in serving Christ.
*For cross-cultural workers who are establishing churches.
new believers and churches.
*For a successful audit.
in South Asia to grow in faith.
*For increased prayer for our financial staff
*For me to catch up on my
*For good spiritual and physical health for Mom and me.