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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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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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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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Quick update

Hey friends! Loads going on. Will post photos later. Fun day yesterday working on service projects (painting, reupholstery, cleaning) for the community youth project House. Today will be another full day! Holiday Club (VBS), Relay (community event that segues to…), community Oly
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Hang 10

Holiday Club in the morning. Fantastic time! “The Americans” (team FBCSA) got to present Day 3 Bible story: The transfiguration. A very seemingly theological topic… that through the grace of the Holy Spirit, a child can understand. One Holiday Club student in small g
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Holiday Club in action

Just completed Day 2 of Holiday Club (Vacation Bible School). This was our first full day being with the age groups as a team. A typical Holiday Club includes a lot of the same VBS culture we share in the States: Large group, singing, interaction, Bible story, snack, recreation, craft
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Community festival poster

Ashford Baptist Church’s community poster for the big July 27 Olympics Opening Ceremony event!  
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