For this update we thought we would share some stories from the field, a new project, and “Thoughts along the Way” which is a new link with devotional entries for November and December. To visit “Thoughts along the Way” click here, whitleythoughts.blogspot.com
American Football in Mojonera…
For the First Time Ever!
Many of our friends from
Please pray for the sports evangelism ministry.
Living Water and Pineapple Juice…
Stealing from the Poor…
In a small three bedroom house in Mojonera, live 20 young men from
Loaves and Fishes…
So many times we notice that the lives of our African friends are similar to stories in the Bible. In
Please pray our new project that is directed at feeding those who are hungry.
1st Annual Kilos of Care Holiday Food Drive
This holiday season we are kicking off a new project titled, Kilos of Care. This project will be our annual food drive beginning in November and lasting through January. The idea behind this project is to provide a way for individuals, Sunday school classes, or churches to be directly involved in purchasing food for struggling immigrants in
You will buy and give many gifts this holiday season, please prayerfully consider how you might participate in this food drive and give the gift of food to those who may be struggling to feed themselves or their families. “…I was hungry and you gave me something to eat…” -Matthew 25: 31-46.
Kilos of Care Project details:
- Estimated cost of specific items:
22 kilo bag of rice: $37 or (1 kilo - $1.68)
22 kilo bag of couscous: $39 or (1 kilo - $1.77)
22 kilo sack of onions: $19 or (1 kilo - .86)
5 kilo block of frozen chicken pieces: $14 or (1 kilo - $2.80)
5 kilo sack of potatoes: $7 or (1 kilo - $1.40)
1 kilo can of powdered baby formula: $14
- How to give:
Make checks payable to: Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
Send gift to: Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
Special instructions: Write Kilos of Care #89833 in the memo line
Also, please remember that your tithes and offerings to CBF’s Offering for Global Missions helps to support field personnel serving all over the world. For more information about this general offering please visit: http://thefellowship.info/OGM
During this Thanksgiving season we are very grateful for your prayers and support and wish you and your family a happy holiday season.
Merry Christmas from the Whitleys in southern