Category Archives: Support Raising

Friend Raising

For me (Jody), the most thought-provoking part of this excellent book was the chapter on generosity.  The author quotes Earl Pitts, a Canadian YWAM worker:  “The Kingdom of God’s system of finances is giving and receiving.  The world’s system is … Continue reading

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One-Third!

Word came this afternoon of our 33rd pledge. This puts us past the one-third mark:  35% of our monthly support is now pledged!  Yea, God! AND our start-up expenses are now 58% funded! Although we still have a long way … Continue reading

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Christmas Newsletter & Photo

Yes, we’re still here in Oregon.  No, we don’t know when we’re leaving (although God does). But, lacking more exciting news, here’s our 2012 Christmas letter plus a photo of ALL thirteen of us, taken at Thad & Corrie’s wedding … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Newsletter

Our Fall newsletter has been emailed, and the snail mail edition will be in the mail soon.  (Those get a hand-written note, so take a bit longer.) If  you’d like to receive our newsletter directly, please contact us.  We would be glad to … Continue reading

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Encouraging Words

Around the end of August we received an email from former missionaries to Ecuador, relatives of members of our church.  They spoke of their fond memories of Ecuador and Quito, and also of the cooperative relationship HCJB Global had with … Continue reading

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Our Video

Only 3 1/2 minutes long, we think it’s an excellent introduction to us.  It was created by our videographer friend Russell Davie. Slice of Life:  Scott & Jody Arnold

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August 2012 Newsletter

Our second newsletter is available here.  We sent the email version last night, and the snail mail letters will be in the mail very soon.

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The Next Reasonable Step

If you read our first blog post, The Adventure Begins, you already know the last step in our “What Next?” search, our three-week visit to Ecuador this January.  But what happened before that?  How did we get to that decision? … Continue reading

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La Muerte en La Cartuja

Our daughter Hope has written a murder mystery to be performed Saturday, June 2, 2012, as a fundraiser for our HCJB Global ministry account! How cool is that? I’m told it will be “an evening of fun, suspense, and delectable … Continue reading

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What Are We Doing Here?

Jody was giving her personal testimony at morning chapel in HCJB Global’s Ministry Service Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  A quiet, behind-the-scenes person, this was one of the last things she wanted to do. Scott was nervously awaiting his turn … Continue reading

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