Watkins April 2021 Update

Watkins April 2021 Update

      I am thankful that Easter comes at springtime after the cold gray of winter. But the winter of Covid has overshadowed a year of seasons, robbing us of friends and loved ones, keeping friendships at a painful distance, and dampening the sowing and reaping of all...
Zach Hallow March 2021 Update

Zach Hallow March 2021 Update

Loving the “Unlovable” I am so thankful for your partnership in the gospel to see young students lives transformed. God has shown me this month how to “love the ‘unlovable'”. That means earning the trust of students by pursuing them and...

Watkins March 2021 Update

One of the most challenging kingdom endeavors is starting a new work from scratch, and I often encounter a blank stare when I explain the missionary preparation for a non-English-speaking country. In all fairness, preparing and sending someone might be no more...

Melanie Otarola February 2021 Update

         It’s been almost a year since I have seen my students in person, but their need for connection and mentorship has not changed. Recently I had a call with Milly. She wanted to be a part of a Bible Study and was looking for a place to share her questions...

Watkins January 2021 Update

    The “midnight hour” conjures up many thoughts. It could denote the final moments before dreaded doom or the most diffcult moments before a miraculous breakthrough. Just yesterday, it meant that I preached in the Lviv, Ukraine church service, which was 11 am their...