Global Ministry News (Page 3)

Global Ministry News (Page 3)

The Myanmar Group (WOKBC)

Gary and I were privileged to sit down with Pr. Jum (salt), the vice-secretary of the US Kachin Baptist Church this past weekend. Pr. Jum is a very energetic young pastor with great English skills, from Indiana, and he came to Vancouver to be part of the Washington Oregon Kachin Baptist Church (the Myanmar group that meets in our building) celebration of their one year…

A Special Thanksgiving Worship

On November 13, a most noteworthy event took place in Trinity’s Stolee Hall. It was a special celebration held by the Burmese Christian congregation which meets weekly at Trinity. Six TLC members attended, and were privileged to witness a large group of men, women and children: Thanking God for the bounty of food which sustains them; Singing God’s praises as a…

2014 May – Global Ministry News

IT’S LA PAZ SCHOLARSHIP TIME AGAIN! Children from low-income families in La Paz, Mexico, have a huge obstacle facing them if they want to go beyond the sixth grade, namely, not enough money. This time of year we again join with our friends in La Paz (the Fundacion Ayuda Ninos La Paz, A.C.) to make that dream come true for some of those children. The campaign is underway…

2014 Haiti Team Donation Request

Requesting donations for the upcoming Haiti medical mission trip:  Kristin Case, Deb Neidner and Matt Case are joining a medical mission team in April 2014 and are collecting items in a box located in the narthex for the next month.  Below are the items the mission is requesting: New crayons, colored pencils, or felt pens New or good condition used infant or toddler…

City Year Experience

Camille Schmitt and her City Year Volunteer Experience Trinity’s Camille Schmitt is serving as a City Year Corps member, and has been since July 2011. Why City Year? One million students drop out of school each year, and half of those dropouts come from just 12 percent of schools. City Year’s long-term impact strategy challenges the status quo, dramatically increasing the…