As of now, we've got 17 students, and 6 leaders - I am quite excited to see this team come together, and to see what the Lord has planned for the whole lot of us.
As I just wrote to the team, I cannot shake Paul's prayer for the Philippians, who were a pretty decent group of people, who did a whole lot of good for Paul, and for many others - in the name of Christ. Paul prays,
|the pile of registrations under my|
office door this morning!
[May] your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ—to the glory and praise of God. (Philippians 1:9-11)
May our team, continue to already grow in their love, for each other, for the Lord, the missionaries we'll join in Mexico, and for the people whom the Lord will bring us to!
We've got a long journey ahead of us, and I'm not just talking about the 2000+km train ride, but a spiritual journey that will take us to so many places, and a financial journey - relying on the Lord for provision, and time - it's 8 months away. But it'll go by pretty quick - before we know it, we'll be at the train station in Seattle ...
Stay tuned for an announcement of who is all on our team!
Blessings to you this week, in this summer!
May the Lord bless this journey: spiritually, emotionally, and financially!