Dear Friends in Christ, It has been a blessed year thus far.  It has been exciting to see five churches birthed and one other restarted.  The exciting part is that God is not planning to stop His work so we should be eager to labor on. A friend recently challenged me to “Aspire to inspire before you expire.” Since I have no plans...

Dear Friends in the Lord, As we begin September, we begin to look forward to helping churches with the “Get- Acquainted Meetings” scheduled for this fall.  We have a lighter schedule this fall than any previous fall. This is the first year since we started BCPM in 1993 that a GAM is not being held the week after Labor Day.  We...

August was a fruitful month with many key meetings to promote BCPM and raise support. We have had good meetings and have been encouraged by God’s people who have a heart for reaching the world through church planting. Sun., Aug. 1, we were with Pastor Jeremy Coppock of Faith Baptist Church in Titusville, FL. We have known the Coppocks for...

Dear Praying Friends, The summer has flown by and our children are almost ready to start school. We have had a full and exciting summer with deputation meetings and work projects. It is hard to believe that Emily will start Grade 12! Delaney will also begin school this year. We praise the LORD for providing the money for our school materials. We...

Dear Friend, In our last letter I did not have room to share with you the wonderful “Appreciation Dinner” Heritage Baptist Church in Barrie, Ontario, hosted for us. It was held on the evening of our annual meeting for BCPM so most of our US board members attended.  There were a good number of pastors and members from other churches in...

Dear Friends and Loved Ones, The month of July just flew by with all the activities and projects. We ended June with the great news that my heart did not need a defibrillator! A few days later another granddaughter, Nicole, was married.  Her husband is a youth pastor in Kentucky.  As I write this, one of our youngest granddaughters is watching the...