The Best Church I never built

When I first arrived in the Philippines I had no plan. Oh, I had ideas, just no plan. The one thing I had was a complete dependency on God. I knew if I was going to have a thriving Church, God would have to build it. After all, didn’t Jesus

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What is a Missions trip?

What is a Missions trip?   Recently I read about how one should prepare for a missions trip and it brought to mind a phrase coined by John Lennon which was, “Life is what happens when you are busy making other plans.”   Now someone’s first thought might have been,

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Our Sixth Year Report

Our Sixth Year Report At the end of our six years here in the Philippines I would like to give account for the work that has been done here by the grace of God. We started preaching the Gospel in a couple of the squatters homes. We fed people that

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SAVE THE PAYATAS KIDS

SAVE THE PAYATAS KIDS I looked down and there was a sweet little girl, dirty and wearing ragged clothes. Her big brown eyes staring me down and her little hand stretched out as her life depended on it. Then I looked around and saw children everywhere. Hopeless little children trying

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Who We Are

Who We Are When we are born we are as they say, Tabula Rasa which means a blank slate. We need to fill that slate with knowledge. This knowledge is always shared. It comes from outside sources. Usually our first knowledge comes from Siblings, Parents, close friends and relatives. As

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My Take on Jack Schapp

On the subject of that famous (now infamous) preacher, Jack Schaap from Hammond, Indiana , I feel that I should weigh in. If you are sitting there saying, “Who the heck is this guy to voice an opinion?” Has anyone heard of him? Does he belong to our group? You

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Imagine an Orchestra in Payatas?

All you need to do is Google the Payatas and you will soon be aware of a place whose streets are lined with trash and garbage trucks are the most utilized method of transportation. Little children, “knee high to a caterpillar” as they say , roam the streets with burlap

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Our Expenses 2012

For those who have expressed to have knowledge of our expenses, I cheerfully provide them for your perusal. Expenses for Pastor Jack Wilson’s Church and Family. June 20th, 2012 House Expenses: Rent- p6000 Electric p1200 Subdivision p 350 Water Public p120 Water drinking p 200 Food p10,000 Globe (Telephone/internet) p1300

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