Watkins Update – March 2019

Watkins Update – March 2019

I like “go-in-g!” If Forrest Gump were a missionary instead of a cross­-country runner, you might ask him why he became a missionary: “God told me to go, so I wen­t.” But why are you still a missionary? “Because I like go-­in-­g.” But Forrest, isn’t so...
Christmas Update

Christmas Update

Christmas Update December 2018 In this season, we not only celebrate that God sent his only Son into our broken world, but we are humbled to be a part of God’s mission to proclaim and demonstrate the Gospel of Jesus Christ through His church to all the nations. “The...
Watkins Update October 2018

Watkins Update October 2018

Romania October 2018 Update After months of preparation, we just finished our first Ten Days campus outreach in Timisoara, Romania, and our team of over 20 has returned to the US, the UK, and Ukraine. The revolution that ended Communism began in Timisoara in 1989 when...
Prague Revisited – September 2018 Update

Prague Revisited – September 2018 Update

Our first visit to Prague in the winter of 1993 was a blur. We had just moved to Lviv, Ukraine the previous June, had a major outreach in August, and started the church in September. It was time for a break, so we traveled by train from Ukraine to Holland to visit...
Near Horizons

Near Horizons

Near Horizons August 2018 Update The word “horizon” conjures different images from diverse cultures. Some view horizons as unknown opportunities while others reflexively tense up with distant memories of invasions that left destruction in their wake. This lens also...