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ENGLAND 2013

I Am Chuffed

“I am chuffed! I am chuffed! Chuffed, chuffed, chuffed, chuffed, chuffed!” Everyone is probably wondering what this means. Well, it comes from a song we learned during our week working with kids at Ashford Baptist. It translates to being happy. It is being happy with Gods
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Caught Up In Amazing

We are working hard. It is amazing to see all the smiles on the children’s faces as they come in to learn about the Lord. It is a privilege to be here participating in this event. The people, the church and all the host families are also amazing. The love they have shown us is g
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Open Windows

Waking up this morning and making preparations for the day, I opened a window at our host home and let the breeze blow through and began to think…… There are open windows all over Ashford, England: in homes, in churches, in cars, on buses. They let in the natural light and
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We Are One Body…

We are one body with many members. 1 Corinthins  12:12-31. I like to think that I give the body its good looks, but my group members will probably disagree with me. Today’s sermon at Ashford was over unity. It got me to think about our team and the people who make up the team. W
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Here I Am, Send Me

I heard the voice of the sovereign master say, “Whom will I send? Who will go on our behalf?” I answered, “Here I am, send me!” Isa 6:8 (NET) Answering the call of the lord is not easy.  It is an uncomfortable journey. I can attest to that. As I write this my e
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England and the United States of America

It’s often said that England and the United States of America are two countries divided by a common language. Indeed, their diction carries on the rich and storied history of Europe far more than ours does, and their system of government still contains the vestiges of monarchy, while
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What’s going on

Very humbled First Baptist Church San Antonio and friends from Ashford Baptist Church in Ashford, England will be working together this summer! Our team of 10 will also be cultivating a new relationship with Ashurst Drive Baptist Church in London. Here is what will be going on: HOLIDA
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England mission prayer Sunday

There will be an England mission commission prayer service immediately following 6 p.m. evening service this Sun., July 21 in Blanchard Lounge. Would love to see you there! What a privilege it is to pray with– and for– others.
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Stepping Out

…And then he said, “Step out of the boat.” What a request this Pastor Bryan was telling me! Step out onto unfamiliar territory? Maybe I will; maybe I won’t. This is by far one of the scariest things we as Christians have to do in life; to trust God and to trust that he will guide us t
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Meet Your 2013 England Mission Trip Members

     In order from left to right: Top Row: Hannah Anderson, Felix Caballero, Orlando Casteñeda, Keilah Duran, Nora Frost Bottom Row: Robert Haston, Garner Richardson, Holly Semones, Jake Taylor, Nastassia Wells
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