January Partners Update

Matt and Deborah with the volunteers in Portugal

Lavern and Lolita return to Poland, we enjoy a winter break, and Sharon Spicher returns to the States to be with her family after the passing of her father.

December Partners Update

singing carols before Christmas

We hold our traditional Christmas carol evening, enjoy Christmas Eve with Piotr and Jola and family, and visit Prague over the Christmas holiday.

November Partners Update

Daniel Faferko family singing at Agape on Sunday morning

We host a Thanksgiving Small Talk event for our students and enjoy a visit from the Daniel Fąferko family from western Poland.

Summer 2017 Newsletter

Shannon Lehman explains their family’s unexpected return to the States to care for a foster daughter, and Piotr Lawrynowicz provides his perspective on the challenges the Agape congregation has faced in the last six months.

October Partners Update

Phil & Linda Beiler and family visit the Agape congregation, and Matt & Deborah complete intensive language classes. Read what happened at AIM in October.

September Partners Update

Matt and Deborah Gingerich arrived in Mińsk, Shannon Lehman returns to help with the transition, and we reflect on some challenges facing the mission.

August Partners Update

Matt & Deborah Gingerich commit to a year in Poland, the Lehmans update us on their return, and our volunteer teachers begin Gateway to English classes.

July Partners Update

Peter translating during a service

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 Partners Update

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 Partners Update

GTE volunteers provided child care during the conference

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…