5 Reasons to do a Mission Trip

Mission trips can be an adventure filled with excitement and also scary at the same time.  You're out there in a new place, out of your comfort zone, surrounded by new people with a whole different worldview than you. It doesn't matter if your going just down the road or to a far off country. … Continue reading 5 Reasons to do a Mission Trip

God’s nature and Character 

This past week was one of my favorites in the training school here at YWAM.  Normally Edgar and I do a tag team teaching on God's nature and character for a week.  However, since I am 38 weeks pregnant, this year I opted out of teaching.  I did end up translating for Edgar a few … Continue reading God’s nature and Character 

What does Urban Missions look like?

Currently a large number of missionaries live in the big city. Our world today is exploding and becoming very modern around the globe. People are leaving the rural communities to find jobs in the city and its modern connivances. Many of those who live in rural communities have TVs, cell phones and social media.  The … Continue reading What does Urban Missions look like?

End of year giving

We are in need of more committed monthly financial support. Your support goes directly to sustaining the ministry. Our entire income & ministry expenses comes from supporters…like you! Churches, families & individuals have sacrificed from their own finances so we can do what we do. You can make a one time donation or set up … Continue reading End of year giving

Impacting lives right here

We are currently impacting lives in the Latino Community. We are strategically working with three Hispanic churches on a regular basis by offering a discipleship program for their youth and support to the leaders. The Hispanic church in the Twin Cities is one of the fastest growing churches and the majority do not have an … Continue reading Impacting lives right here

Peace

My heart is overflowing with peace! Peace that transcends all understanding.  As, we look back at this summer peace is what allowed us to have a worry free and stress free time. There where many times before the summer even began we started to think ‘how are we going to do this’? Edgar was gone … Continue reading Peace

Summer Adventure

Everyone loves summer.  No school, sleeping in, going to the beach, grilling out, and family vacations are just a few of the things that make summer AWESOME!!   This year our summer will be an adventure!!  Edgar leaves in mid June for 3 weeks to Peru where he will be leading a group of 36 … Continue reading Summer Adventure

The unknown places

In our busy world today it is easy to drive by a place and not even realize it.  In a small suburban area of Minneapolis this happens everyday.  Just outside of a booming development of Maple Grove lies a trailer park home called Maple Hill Estates also known as little Mexico.  I can guarantee you … Continue reading The unknown places

Reaching Minneapolis 

This past spring we worked with Redeemer Lutheran Church from Minnesota  and King's School from Seattle, Washington.  We discovered Gods heart for the city and for the people.  God opened our eyes to what is going on around us.  We saw the need to share Gods love.  With thousand of immigrants and refugees flooding to … Continue reading Reaching Minneapolis 

How do I get more faith?

Faith. Sometimes I hate this word. We just throw this word 'faith' around in the Christian world and many times we miss use it or don't even fully understand what 'faith' means. We often say, "you need to have more faith" Or "If only I had more faith."  We try to make it into something … Continue reading How do I get more faith?