July Happenings Important News Because of recent changes in the status of a foster child who was part of Shannon and JoElla’s family for a few years, Shannon and JoElla and their children will be moving…
June Happenings A Month of Changes June was a month we were all looking forward to and dreading at the same time! The early part of the month was filled with visitors from the States. Matt…
May Happenings Church Conference Phil Beiler and his wife Linda returned for the second consecutive year to be our guest speaker. It was very nice because he is well received by the Polish people and it…
GTE Director Shannon Lehman writes about using resources for maximum impact, and Lavern Hershberger describes the challenges of living in a largely homogeneous Roman Catholic society in Poland in the AIM Spring 2017 newsletter.
We see a moose, Shannon teaches at a new language school, and we introduce you to Daniel and his family. Read about what happened at AIM in Poland in April.
English Night kicks off for the year, Magda returns to teach us Polish, Lavern and Lolita travel to the States, and we meet a few parrots. Read about what happened in March at AIM in Poland.
We host winter Bible school, the GTE staff go to Krakow, and we scrub the school during school holidays. Read about what happened in February.
Sharon welcomes her sister for a visit, Melvin and Shelia Lehman join us for a while over New Year, and Olga moves to France to work with refugees. Read about what happened in January 2017.
Catch a glimpse of Christmas in Poland with thoughts on local traditions plus year-end reflections from the new GTE director, Shannon Lehman. Also enjoy a closer look at GTE through student and teacher introductions and reports.
Sharon had her first guests from home. Her sister Mary and her husband Jethro visited during Christmas break.