Category: Support Raising

A Different Kind of Humbling

The first sin to rear its head when we began thinking through raising support was pride. We made the mental shift from going fully supported by an organization to being responsible for raising our own support and paying our own way, and my first thought was, “God, I do not want to have to ask people for money. I know…

Support Raising Update

To our partners in the Gospel: We are halfway through our 3-month effort at raising the remainder of the funds we need to be able to live and minister in the Czech Republic, and we have been blown away by how God has provided. In the past 6 weeks, we have had 22 face-to-face meetings, 10 over-the-phone and Skype conversations…

Praying Big

I’ve just finished reading The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson. I can’t endorse everything he suggests, and I think the book has some notable omissions, but he has some really helpful and inspiring things to say about prayer. The challenge he presents is to pray bolder prayers so that God receives greater glory. If nothing else, reading The Circle Maker forced me…