AKZ: All In

All of us are hiking to AKZ Sunday for worship (Anna and the kids included). It is a three kilometer hike one way. The trails are mostly dry now as the rain season has tapered off. Please Pray: For a dry day on the trail. Rain would make this trip very difficult. For sure footing. […]

Analobahiny Ambony Visit

I went to Mangalhenatra yesterday and learned that Marcelan, our contact there, had not returned from AKZ where he worshiped on Sunday. The second village planned for our trip was Analobahiny Ambony so I traveled their to stay the night. The only connection I have with this village is through a Catholic catechist who lives […]


Tim travels south to the village named “to steal shame” Tuesday until Thursday. Marcelan, a man from this village, came to AKZ two Sundays ago asking us to visit them and bring the same powerful faith that he witnessed in the life of Papan’i Dery. Please Pray: for Tim’s safety in the village. for Anna […]

Update: Tsiky’s Eye

Tim saw Tisky on Sunday for worship in the fields of Ambohi-bory. The swelling has significantly decreased but he is still not feeling well. He slept most of Saturday and did not eat. He still has pain in his face and he lets you know by continual crying. Please keep praying for Tsiky’s eye infection.