“How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news” (Isaiah 52:7). I just returned from a week with a WIM missionary family in Oaxaca, Mexico. They work with an indigenous group called the Mixe (pronounced MEE-hay). This particular group is divided into three areas: lowlands, midlands and highlands. The lowlands have only had access to the gospel (good news of Jesus) for about 30 years,… Read More »God Uses Everything
By Chuck Hall, President O Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner. The Apostle Paul admonishes us, “Pray without ceasing.” One prayer helpful in obeying that admonition is The Jesus Prayer. This prayer, one of the oldest prayers of the Church, has been practiced for 2000 years; however, few in Protestant churches of the West have heard of it. It is most familiar to Eastern… Read More »The Jesus Prayer
June Orientation and Training went off without a hitch! WIM staff and volunteers were blessed to serve the wonderful group of missionary candidates that attended. By the end of the week, it seemed that everyone was well-supplied with useful information and overjoyed with fresh vision. WIM has accepted ten new missionaries (six branches). We look forward to seeing how God uses them in the future.
April 5-8 President Chuck Hall and Director of Operations Chris Briles will join the WIM missionaries of Mexico for their annual time of prayer. On this occasion they will meet in Oaxaca City, Oaxaca. Please pray for encouragement in their prayer times, breakthroughs in their ministries, and safety in their travels
Next week (March 16-18) WIM will be at the Biola University Missions Conference in La Mirada, CA. Our very own Dr. Andrew Toth will be giving a seminar on Thursday titled, “Mexican Cartel Violence and God’s Command to GO.” If you are in the area, come check it out!
If you are one of the generous donors who gave to the Veracruz disaster relief project, you made the news on our website! Your financial support demonstrated God’s love in practical ways. Read this report sent by Director of Operations Chris Briles when he was in Veracruz helping distribute relief funds last November: “Thank you for your prayers! Before I came I was believing for a ‘loaves and fish’ miracle… Read More »Veracruz Update