This is the time of year when the seasons are changing in
One of my favorite things about our new house is the view of the beautiful
Of course, the true heart beauty of
I love the warmth and enthusiasm of the Chilean people, their enjoyment of life and ability to cherish relationships. I admire the pride they take in their country and traditions. I like their sense of humor and desire to always be learning and growing. I appreciate their language (Spanish spoken Chilean-style!) with all of its quirky idioms.
Most of all, however, I admire the commitment of Chilean Christians to Jesus Christ. Many if not all of our Chilean pastors must work a full-time secular job as well as ministering full-time as pastors. Our seminary students step out in faith to pursue a Bible degree, knowing that the degree alone will be unable to financially support them or feed their families. I am humbled by the faith of our brothers and sisters in Christ, who serve faithfully with little human reward but who will undoubtedly receive a rich reward in Heaven.
And so it is a privilege to stand beside them and minister here … in beautiful