Tag: testimony

Sweet Strategy: 1,680+ Cinnamon Rolls Entirely Fund Mission Trip

Don’t ever say you can’t go on a mission trip for financial reasons—if you or your friends can bake, that is. Lara Hochstetler (WIM Missionary 276) funded her entire trip through the baking and selling of cinnamon rolls…. Read More

Prayer Protects Lives in Mexico

Testimony from a WIM missionary choosing to stay anonymous for safety reasons: We made it home to Mexico, safe and sound, just as we prayed. There was one hitch at the border when the cartel stopped us for a… Read More

Corruption Lost the Battle in King City

King City, CA

By Joshua Allen Recently, some friends invited me to accompany them and their church to pray for a town 50 miles north of us, King City, CA. This town is on the dividing line between two major rival… Read More

How about Italian?

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By Andrew Conrad Sheryl and I were in language training school in McAllen, Texas.  We were going to school full time, living on missionary support for the first time in our lives, and enjoying the challenges of living… Read More

How Martin (and his family) came to Christ

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By Andrew Conrad (Missionary 126) Martin had been in and out of Alcoholics’ Anonymous most of his adult life.  When he was forty-five, he was diagnosed with a terminal case of liver cirrhosis and had less than a week… Read More

Mortgage Burned!

When God performs miracles, we like to celebrate them properly. This summer, that celebration included playing with fire. WIM began construction on our current headquarters in 2003, but finishing it required taking out a loan in 2004. Only… Read More

The Happy Monster

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By Hannah Henderson (Missionary 249) We left our home in Missouri at 3 AM to head for the airport. Despite my best efforts, Thymely (nearly two years old at the time) awoke as I was putting her in… Read More

Transforming the World with a Video Camera

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    Technology on mission The Hawkins family is making ripples all over the world from their home base in south Texas. John and Joann Hawkins joined World Indigenous Missions in 1990 and worked as church planters in… Read More

The Gospel: The Power of God

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“For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes” (Romans 1:16). I was introduced to the Gospel as a young boy at the Baptist Church in Newton,… Read More

Asia Conference Success

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The WIM Asia Regional Conference in February was a great success!  We met at a quiet resort on the beautiful island of Cebu in the Philippines.  Missionaries from the sister missionary organization Southeast Asia Mission Teams (SEAMisT) founded… Read More