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A Break from the Field of East Asia

by: Nick & Iris

Having served on the field in East Asia for over four years, we experienced a certain level of re-entry culture shock upon landing on our home country.

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Helping Youth to Learn More About Japan

by: Shan Reed

Many students and leaders stopped by our table to chat and learn more about Japan, and sample the candy, of course.

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Three Steps Forward, Two Steps Back

by: Ron & Jeannie Seck

Development does not move forward on a smooth line, ever upward. When we see successes and opening doors, we know to be ready for the two steps back.

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Youth Gathering – A Collaboration of Cultures

by: Julie Stone

Last month, I had the opportunity to work as ‘camp nurse’ for “The Gathering” – a youth ministry event held triennially by the NAB.

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First Week Back at RFIS

by: Kristi TenClay

That first week back was sprinkled with a lot of catching up and trying to escape for a few minutes here and there to do some lesson planning.

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The Aplington Team Comes to Romania

by: Vern and Gloria Wagner

The Aplington team joined us to help with VBS in four more villages. It was great to have the help and we were encouraged to see 160 children attend.

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Heading Back to The Field

by: Kristi TenClay

Theoretically, the final weeks or months before departing for the field are filled with preparations, packing, goodbyes, etc.

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Continued Tensions in Cameroon

by: Craig & Maureen Moody

Unfortunately, the situation in the country continues unchanged except for the restoration of the internet. We ask your continued prayers for Cameroon.

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Miracle Visas

by: Vern and Gloria Wagner

God has performed a miracle! We received our FIVE-year visas. We have been told this never happens as it is customary you get a one-year visa and then may apply for a five-year visa once your first one expires. We truly serve a great GOD! Thank you for your prayers.

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Reflecting and Moving Forward

by: Calvin & Susanne Hohn

Reflecting over the past ten months we can say in summary that they were good, full and at times refreshing.

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