24 07, 2019

A SUMMER UPDATE

2020-01-24T08:57:39-06:00July 24th, 2019|Categories: Affiliates, Africa, BrookLink News, Elmbrook Church, Ethiopia, India, Partnership, Prague, Prayer Requests|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In June, BrookLink was invited to return again to Ethiopia to minister in the Kale Heywet churches. Pastor Timothy Ryder of Waukesha, Wisconsin and Pastor Ian Lawson of Alberta, Canada traveled to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to lead church leaders through three days of training.

10 12, 2018

THE WHAT

2020-01-24T09:01:20-06:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Africa, BrookLink News, Elmbrook Church, Ethiopia, Partnership, Planning Ahead|Tags: , , , , , |

As my wife, Terry, got off the plane from West Africa in Detroit, Michigan, I was boarding a plane for East Africa in Chicago, Illinois. We spent Thanksgiving Day apart this year. But don’t feel too sorry for us. We were on Kingdom business and following His lead. Last month we talked about why we do what we do at BrookLink. Strengthening the church is WHAT BrookLink is all about. We were invited and available, so off we went.

4 10, 2017

FULL SAIL

2020-01-19T20:22:43-06:00October 4th, 2017|Categories: BrookLink News, China, China Partner, Ethiopia, Middle East|Tags: , , , , |

My father taught all of us three basic principles of sailing. The first was: sailing is all about dependency. All the training, effort and experience will do little good if there is no wind. Likewise, spiritual growth is not guaranteed through following techniques or gimmicks, but through daily and conscious reliance and dependence upon the ‘wind’ of God’s Spirit.

17 02, 2016

FROM INDIA TO ETHIOPIA…

2020-01-20T12:44:44-06:00February 17th, 2016|Categories: BrookLink News, Ethiopia, India, Partnership, Prayer Requests|Tags: , , , , |

Imagine a roomful of bright, energetic and inquisitive young people, all of whom are preparing for ministry across the world’s second most populated country. While in India last month, I spent each morning with these students in their morning chapels exploring selected Psalms. I loved it!

17 01, 2016

A NEW YEAR TO SERVE

2020-01-20T19:39:12-06:00January 17th, 2016|Categories: Brooklink Events, BrookLink News, Ethiopia, Impact, India, Meadowbrook Church, Planning Ahead, Prayer Requests|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Each December as the final days of the year wind down, I take time to look back on the previous year and think about the year ahead. I recount with joy and gratitude the opportunities God opened before BrookLink during 2015. Included among these...