Graduation

Today we graduated from the Missionary Trainings Center! We had a wonderful ceremony in the Chapel with a lot of people who came. Our official standard training with New Tribes is finished! But we are staying for another year here at the NTM Missionary Trainings Center to receive additional training …

The Unbelievable Need

Last weekend we had representatives come from all the continents of the world that New Tribes Mission works in. The goal was to present the different missionary fields to us as missionary candidates. We are once again blown away by the need that is out there – the incredible need and hunger for …

Dried Out In The Dark

This is what we will be challenged with the next two weeks: We won’t have any electricity (mostly) and occasionally no even running water. We will be starting a simulation of the living conditions that a missionary in a tribe might face. This will also include cooking from scratch and …

Christmas Break!!

We are on Christmas Break right now and are absolutely enjoying it! 🙂 Originally we had plans to visit friends for a few days, but ended up staying at home because of sickness. That was very sad and we hope we will be able to see them soon! In the …

We survived! :-)

After 3 days out in the cold, we made it back! We had an awesome time out there! Just as the purpose statement of the class said it should bring the stress level up. And it did! Johanna and Ben had to leave after the first night (in which we …