What should be a ministry’s 10 most important values? Part 1 – Semi exhaustive list of values

We are in the process of writing a strategic plan for our ministry. Not that we have been working without a plan. We feel, however, that a lot of what we do, or are trying to do, follows unwritten aspirations instead of a intentionally developed plan. I understand that our plan is written in the […]

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December ’16 Prayer Letter

[Download PDF version of this letter by clicking here] On the road again During the month of December we were in churches in PA, CT, KY, VA and TN. We are happy to have the opportunity to report to some of our supporting churches, but our main goal is to raise ministry funds for our […]

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November ’16 Prayer Letter

Dear Prayer Partners,                                                                          [Click here for PDF version of this letter. Email us at mark@reachportugal.com to get our monthly news] I am writing from the United States. We arrived a few days ago for a furlough, but also to raise needed ministry funds. We were able to spend Thanksgiving at Aura’s brother and […]

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August’ 16 Prayer Letter

We want to thank all that have prayed over our last letter sent out about 3 weeks ago. Also some of you have sent replies and words of encouragement. We appreciate those very much. [Click here for a printer-friendly version of this letter] As you know, the Lord as led us to the city of […]

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July ’16 Prayer Letter

  A lot has happened since our last Prayer Letter in May. [Click here for a printer-friendly PDF version of this letter] S. is a young lady from a village near by that has just moved to Castelo Branco. Over past she has visited the church services and was even coming regularly until work and […]

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