Spring 2016 Newsletter

Life in Poland is a delightful variety of colors, flavors, and experiences. Experience a taste through staff members’ reflections on special encounters and adventures experienced in their work with AIM.

January Update

Renita Zook and Regina Yoder spend some time with us, we launch the New Year with a coffee shop theme, and the children get enough snow to go sledding. Read about what happened in January.

Winter 2015 Newsletter

In this edition of the AIM newsletter, AIM board member Melvin Lehman recounts the unique historical role of Poland in giving haven to persecuted peoples. Also, Dervin Martin describes the Gateway to English tour to the eastern United States.

November 2015 Update

Poland reacts to the horrific terrorist attacks in Paris, we pray for persecuted Christians, and Gateway to English gets off to a strong start. Read what happened in November 2015.

October Update

The GTE students return to Poland, Lolita and Heather travel to Holland, and the mayor of Minsk and several city hall employees study English at GTE. Read about what happened in October 2015.

Fall 2015 Newsletter

Relationship-building in ministry requires good communication and, as Anita Yoder shares, words are not the only way to communicate. This edition of the AIM newsletter includes her reflections on communicating in Poland and a report on our English Day Camp in Minsk Mazowiecki.

September Update

The school year begins, Lavern’s and Jewel return to Poland, and we prepare for a GTE tour of the United States. Here’s what happened in September 2015.

August Update

We enjoy some visitors but some disappear before we get to know them well. While Poles enjoy a long summer vacation, we prepare for the school year. Here’s what happened in August 2015.

July Update

We report on our English Day Camp, Laverns and Jewel leave on furlough, and we welcome two Syrian refugee families. Here’s what happened in July 2015.

June Update

Dervin and Jewel visit the US, the school hosts an end-of-year party, and we say goodbye to two volunteers at the end of their terms of service.