The youth group enjoys winter retreat, the GTE teachers visit Graceland in Kraków, and AIM prepares to print books about Christian martyrs.
Lolita describes Polish Christmas traditions, Lavern recounts the impact of Jan Wierszyłowski, and Hadassah describes how music has connected her with Polish Christians.
The team celebrates Thanksgiving and prepares for Advent in Poland. The youth enjoy a weekend with Daniel Fąferko and family, and we receive a new shipment of Bibles from Eastern European Mission.
The AIM team reports from Poland on GTE, an outdoor concert, a translators’ conference, and a wedding! Read the October 2019 update.
Teachers prepare for GTE classes, Matt reflects on the summer forlough, and we welcome visitors to Poland and our church.
New staff couple Jewel and Jaden Kilmer introduce themselves, board chair Matthew Mast shares highlights from his visit to Poland with Pastor Anthony Gingerich, and Lolita Hershberger reports on our biennial family conference.
Meet Wojtek and Agnieszka Wojtynska, who share what led them to Agape church and what their work is here. Also, we report on Winter Bible School and introduce our new volunteers.
Gateway to English resumes lessons, we celebrate New Year’s Eve with our church family, and we enjoy several music events in December and January.
We distribute Bibles from Eastern European Mission, Lavern attends a weekend fast for men with other believers, and Matt and Deborah host a Christmas banquet for GTE staff.
Gateway to English hosts its first Small Talk event for the school year, and Jaden writes about teaching group classes in the update for October.