This week Anna and the kids will stay with the Newtons in Manakara. Tim and Jeremy will drive to Fort Dauphin on the coastal road to survey the Southeast area as plans for work further south develop.
A Baptism in Mangalahenatra Ten believers traveled from AKZ to Mangalahenatra to share the gospel on August 9, 2012. After weeks of hearing the gospel, Papan’ i Dery’s brother decided that the message his brother is preaching is true. The believers from AKZ “tested” him on “what is the gospel?” They agreed he understands the […]
Ironically, we are taking a reprieve from the drought in the rainforest to attend a retreat where there is plentiful water in Isalo. We are leaving the daily grind of filling buckets of water for washing dishes, flushing the toilet and bathing to join the Southwest Mada team for a retreat in Isalo this week. […]
Marcelan, the brother of Papan’ i Dery, visited the believers for a third time in AKZ. He is hiking 20Km one way to join them for worship in AKZ. He is coming to AKZ because he cannot believe that his brother is no longer an alcoholic. He wants to meet the Jesus who has freed […]
Our friends in Northern Mada were robbed (for the SECOND time now) about two weeks ago. They are safe and well, some electronics are missing (I think) and a two-year old relationship is broken because of betrayal. Sad… I left the following verse for them on FB in the wake of the event to urge […]