A Word for (early) Monday – Mother

Since it's Mothers' Day in the U.S. and here in Slovakia, as well as in many other countries, it's a great time to learn the words for "mother" in Slovak and Romani! In English there are lots of names we give our mothers - "Mama," "Mommy," and "Mum" (UK) are just a few.  It's the... Continue Reading →


Thursday Snapshot – Signs of Spring

Two signs we're always glad to see after the long, cold winters here in Slovakia - the bright yellow canola fields and the storks returning to their nests.  We still have cold snaps from time to time these days, but spring is winning!!

Season of Prayer for Roma People

During this week, we encourage you to visit the Facebook page for CBF Romany Ministries and join us and others in a season of prayer for the Roma people.  There you'll find updates from our teammates who work with Roma people, including prayer requests that you can focus on this week following International Romani Day.... Continue Reading →

International Romani Day 2017

Today, April 8, is International Romani Day.  There are an estimated 10-12 million Romani people living across Europe today, and at least one million people of Romani descent live in the U.S.  These are the official statistics... but if you have followed us at all you know that the Roma people are so much more... Continue Reading →

Thursday Snapshot – Building Friendships

We get so much joy from hosting teams - there are so many little wonderful things about having guests here serving and learning alongside us!  But one of our favorite little joys is watching new friendships grow.  The team of eight that's here from Gretna, Virginia, partnered with Devleskero Kher church several times this week,... Continue Reading →

Change is Coming – CBF Funding

We've created a page that discusses some things that are changing for us in the near future... But we admit that these changes might not matter to many of you. Our sending organization, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF), is making changes to the way that we and all other CBF Field Personnel are funded.  These changes... Continue Reading →

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