Tag Archives: support raising

100%!

After two new pledges today (!), we now have 100% of our minimum required support pledged!  This means HCJB Global will allow us to leave for Costa Rica (language school) on New Year’s Day. So what’s that second thermometer on … Continue reading

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Seeing Others Go

We met Colin and Amy Lyons at our church marriage retreat last April.  Talking with another Faith Center couple who were raising support for overseas missions was amazing.  Like us, less than 50% of their monthly support was pledged, and the … Continue reading

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Spring 2013 Newsletter

Great news!  May  was very exciting as God provided six new support pledges in nine days and our monthly support zoomed from 67% to 87%!  We will leave Oregon no later than January 2014, and hopefully before. Read the rest … Continue reading

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We Like Housesitting!

Our important news is we are now at 85% of our monthly support pledged, and we can register for MTI!  We are very excited.  We’re registering for the next open session (in January 2014), but we’ll be on the wait … Continue reading

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MTI: Our Next Step

“When are you going?” is by far the most common question we are asked.  Unfortunately we don’t have a good answer.  “Only God knows” (true but sounds flip)  “I wish I knew” (sounds complaining) “Maybe this summer/fall/winter/spring” –fill in any … Continue reading

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Recipes & Pie Charts

What’s new around here? Recipes We’ll be sharing old and new favorites here.  Currently Jody’s hummus recipe and granola recipe are posted. Pie Charts For those who like pictures, pie charts for our monthly support budget and our start-up expenses … Continue reading

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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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