Onward is the newsletter of the Southern Province Mission Society.
Serve the Moravian Church in Peru!
Serve in Sierra Leone!
Serve as an Antioch Servant in Tanzania!
Serve as an Antioch Servant in Labrador!
Work with Esperanza to serve the Bethlehem community!
Help with Construction at the Seminary
Serve at the Ray of Hope School & Orphanage
Bronx, New York, Tremont Terrace Moravian Church A weeklong music camp is offered to young people from the local community.
My brothers and sisters in Christ, this is to tell you that God truly is good all the time. Safie and I came to Freetown yesterday and I am at the internet cafe this morning writing to you to affirm that God is not only good some times but that he is good all […]
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Serve in Costa Rica!
Things are happening at Ray of Hope! Our original 13 children have grown up. They are in high school or preparing to go to high school. We have 2 in college. Our vision this year is to accept 20 more children to join Ray of Hope and add appropriate staff. The local community leaders also […]
First is a prayer request: Mohamed was involved in an accident with a Honda bike and he was thrown from the bike. Along with the lecture he received from Safie about never getting on a Honda bike, he sustained a dislocated shoulder and some cuts and bruises. She said she recorded him screaming as they […]
Onward is the newsletter of the Southern Province Mission Society. See the May 2015 and June 2015 issues below.
From Beyond Borders I sat with my friend, exhausted from a long day mixing cement and carrying buckets of it to make the footings for his house as the sun set outside a store in Juquila. We sat there reflecting on all of our hard work and our sore muscles. As we sipped our cokes […]
Click on the document below to get information on an opportunity to join in a Habitat for Humanity Build happening in Edmonton, Alberta.
I invite your prayers for the nation of Burundi, the Moravian Church in Burundi, and other surrounding Provinces of our church.
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Remember the Mission Areas of Cuba, Peru, and Sierra Leone and their development as part of the Moravian Unity.
Robert Thiessen, a missionary in Mexico who works closely with Phil and Eunice Raiford, had back surgery and is recuperating well in CA. His wife, Anne Thiessen has been diagnosed with breast cancer. They are awaiting on the decision on where she should go for treatment. Please keep them in prayer.
The Board of World Mission is excited to share the update below from Sylvie Hauser, a young adult from Sturgeon Bay, WI, who is currently serving as an Antioch Servant in the Czech Republic. Sylvie graduated a semester early from High School, and chose to spend this time before college as an Antioch servant. Sylvie […]
The Board of World Mission Responded to a call for help from our brothers and sisters in Malawi following major flooding that impacted large areas of the country. Please see the photos above, and some excerpts from the report on the emergency response that took place in Malawi. The report comes form the Moravian Church […]
God is good and everyday we have belongs to Him! These are simple words but something that Eunice and I have been reflecting on over the last few weeks. Even missionaries can get lost in all the things that need to be done. Raising a child, treating patients, growing vegetables, building relationships and just paying […]
from Rick Nelson I have been back in Honduras just a little over a month and back in Ahuas one day over a month. This has been a busy but rewarding time.
For an update on the Moravian work in Sierra Leone go to their website – sierraleoneinmission.org Check out this link below to a blog by Grace Marx, daughter of Benno and Teresa Marx and the granddaughter of Sam and Grace Marx (who all served as Moravian Missionaries!).
Hot, hot, hot. January and February are the hottest months of the year. It averages about 100 degrees during the day. It is also the driest time of the year. We have to be very conservative with our water. We have to make it last until March. March starts our rainy season. Pray that we […]