On the move

We are ready to go! Everything is packed up and put into either our trailer or trunk and we are on our way to Missouri! It will probably take us at least two days to make the 10 hour drive to Camdenton, MO. We will stop multiple times to feed …

Graduation and Move

One week ago we officially graduated from Bible School! After two years of intense Bible study and us being exposed to the Word like a fish to the water we wrapped up our time here. We are pretty sad because this has been the best time of our life, an …

Wayumi: Where Darkness Reigns

Wayumi is over. We had an incredible time being reminded by the missionaries to keep the focus and to see God’s big plan for the world. Starting in Genesis and walking throughout history we saw God’s desire for having a relationship with man. This relationship was hindered through the fall and …

Mumu

Today we butchered a pig and prepared a tribal feast – a mumu. A mumu is a specific type of meal from Papua New Guinea where food is cooked on hot stones in a hole in the ground. We put the pig meat, potatoes and sweet potatoes in two layers …

Wayumi

Today we drove to Pennsylvania to have a one week seminar at the New Tribes Mission Wayumi campus. Wayumi is a place to experience tribal missions. We will have seminars like evangelism, culture and language learning and so on and will put the things we’ve learned in the classroom to …

Update on Ben Elliot

Ben Elliot has been much better since yesterday night. Today he was just as normal as he ever was, he nursed well and acted normally. Praise the Lord for that! So far no other testings have been scheduled and might not be needed. Thank you so much for your prayers! …

Testresults Ben Elliot

We got a call from the doctor today with the results of the x-ray examination. The results were good and did not show any problem. But because his condition is a little bit worse then when we went to see the doctor on Monday he will send him for more …

Reflux??

We had to leave the camp early on Monday because Ben Elliot seems to have a reflux problem. He does not eat well and cries a lot after feedings. After coming home from camp we had a doctors appointment and an x-ray examination today. We will get the results in two days. If it…

A New Semester

Summer break is almost over! This summer has been quite busy for us and we are especially thankful for the save arrival of our son! We are so thankful that everything went well! We are also thankful for the opportunity to work here at NTBI! The biggest thing this summer …

First Shopping Trip

Today was Ben Elliots first shopping trip! We first went to the doctor to get his belly button checked and then went shopping at Meijers. He was so content and quiet during the whole time. We love our baby!