Spain Update #5 United in Christ

Spain Update #5 United in Christ

Spain Update #5 United in Christ Warm. Kind. Vibrant. Welcoming. None of these words seem sufficient to describe the local Spain team. I’ve never met a group of people like them. It’s an everchanging group of short and long-termers. The current makeup consists of 15...
Spain Update #4  Curious Minds, Soft Hearts

Spain Update #4 Curious Minds, Soft Hearts

Spain Update #4 Curious Minds, Soft Hearts Laughter fills the community center. I smile listening to the mix of Spanish, Catalan, English and multiple dialects of Arabic floating around the room. The women cheerfully pick up the colorful beads our team brought for...
Spain Update #3

Spain Update #3

Spain Update #3 “I’m friends with the imam.” Surprised, our Wichita team pauses and looks at Guillermo. We are visiting a second community center in a nearby town comprised mainly of immigrants. Guillermo and his wife Emily run the center.Guillermo continues by...
Spain Update #2: Planting Seeds

Spain Update #2: Planting Seeds

Spain Update #2 Tuesday night men from Mali, Nigeria, Morocco, Egypt, and Libya gathered at the community center. These men told harrowing stories of their journeys to Spain, leaving civil war behind, and crossing deserts and the Mediterranean Sea by raft to arrive on...
Spain Update #1: Stories & the Spirit

Spain Update #1: Stories & the Spirit

Spain Update #1: Stories & the Spirit Hi friends,I’m so excited to be writing you from Spain! First, I want to say a huge heartfelt thank you for all your prayers. We have felt the support and are incredibly grateful. After arriving Saturday, our team settled into...
Spain Trip Preview

Spain Trip Preview

Spain Trip Preview Illustration by Milly Thornberry Our Spain team is about to head out! Here’s what to know so you can pray for them and stay updated. Trip Dates: March 11 – 19 Meet the Team: Pastor Stan Van Den Berg (team leader), Leonel and Lily Chacon, Laura...
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