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Poland 2018

Time for Reflection

We had no Wi-Fi at the hotel the last two days of our time in Krakow so, I’ll try to recap some of what was happening. On Friday our first-timers to Krakow toured Auschwitz and Birkenau. It is a difficult day on the heart and emotions to see the results of the evil treatment of God’s
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Jagiellonian University Students

We had a full day of English conversation today! We were at Jagiellonian University this morning and conversed with students in three 90 minute English classes. After a traditional Polish lunch we traveled across the city to Graceland and met with three more classes of students who ra
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Practicing English

We were greeted with the happy, smiling faces of 1st year students this morning at the Uczen School. Team Kraków‘s Kirstin Hesskew did a class presentation about the American flag and then games were played and songs were sung while practicing their English. Afterwards we entered an 8
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Working at Schools

Today was an early start as 5 of us went to Graceland Language School to assist with the English class. The rest of the team went to a Montessori school to work/play with the youngest students in the school. This afternoon we got to go to a school to do a presentation to eighth grade
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Amazing Opportunities

We had a full morning of planning for our abundant opportunities we have to build and strengthen friendships this week. We had a wonderful experience at an orphanage today. There were games to be played, books to be read, English to be practiced and used to make cookies and a meal to
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Day Two

Today our team divided up and attended two different churches. A few of us wanted to see friends from 3rd Baptist Church we had met on previous trips while the others attended the new church plant, 4th Baptist Church. After the services we all gathered with the congregation of 4th Bap
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Day One

Today was a busy first day as we began with Team Kraków as they shared the word and encouraged mom’s at the Mom’s group who are studying “The Power of a Praying Parent”. What Baptist meeting would be complete if there were no food, coffee or tea?!!! It was incl
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We have Arrived!

We have arrived safely in Poland! We will begin our mission tomorrow morning with a ladies meeting at the new church plant and a final walk-through for the football team before their game of American football on Sunday. Please pray for connections to be made with the Polish people. Pe
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