“We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure.” Hebrews 9:16 This will be the theme of GMI’s first ever ANCHOR Retreat for college MKs! This retreat will be held March 6-8 just an hour and a half outside of Grand Rapids, MI. I have prayed a lot about this retreat … More ANCHOR – MK Retreat
We parents often joke about our daughters not dating until they are 60, or maybe tease them about staying close to us as they grow. Having a daughter ministering in Tanzania with GMI has sparked questions and comments from other parents of adult children such as: “How can you stand to have your daughter so far … More “That’s Not an Excuse to Limit the Gospel”
Learning the culture is more important than learning the language. What core values do (African) collectivist, animistic people have as opposed to (USA) materialistic, independent people. You will find that often they are diametrically opposed to each other…We are most afraid of visible failure and in clan-based rural Africa they are most afraid of … More “Before Heading to the Field” – by Ted Rabenold, Tanzania
Lawrence and Barbara Trumbower have served under Grace Ministries International (GMI) at WCGB for 34 years. Both are graduates of Grace Bible College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Lawrence studied broadcast communications at Milwaukee Institute of Technology, then God led him through a series of experiences which confirmed his role in the design and establishment of … More Today’s highlight? A funeral.