Tags » Pioneering

The enormity of this city challenges me.

The enormity of this city challenges me. There is always something more to do, more people to reach, more scope in the ministry, and more and more.  558 more words


Why I started pioneering

I wanted to be a missionary as a small child… I’ve read every life story in the yearbooks and the watchtowers. I wanted to be like them!  361 more words


Not a Statistic

We were recently asked by one of my oldest son’s mentors about how Brandon and I met. We are always asked this question, and usually Brandon brings up the infamous part of our story where I ALLEGEDLY stalked him before we became friends. 661 more words

A New Frontier

I have often wondered when we have traveled down roads, what it must have felt like to be a pioneer in the days of new territories and lands undiscovered, wagons and horses, families, and critters all traveling together into the unknown promises of it all.  741 more words

Review: Memoir of Mrs. Stallybrass

Rating: ★★★

Who: A memoir of Sarah Stallybrass, wife of Edward Stallybrass and British Congregational missionary to Siberia. Sarah taught (Mongolian) Buryat children while Edward worked on the translation of the Bible into Mongolian with a few colleagues. 352 more words

Book Reviews

Troop Meeting Idea: Bamboo Lashings

If you live in a somewhat rural area, there is a good chance that someone in your neighborhood has a crop of bamboo growing on their property.   368 more words

Troop Meeting Ideas