Missionary Updates

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22.7 and 8 Boyd’s in Germany update

by Mike Martin

Dear Praying Friends, At our evangelistic bus outreach 3 teenagers came back all three days with great questions. They heard the gospel clearly and were impressed with the simplicity of faith. Last week Joshua is sitting in religion class and his teacher says that Jesus was just a religious fanatic. The boy sitting in front […]

22.7 Stilwell update

by Mike Martin

TO  GOD  BE  THE  GLORY,  GREAT  THINGS  HE  HATH  DONE!   Some of you have sent us memorial gifts in honor of loved ones that have gone on to glory.  We thank each one for those memorial gifts, which we have been saving for the large camp chapel.  Because of another large donation, the total […]

22.8 Hamiltons in Bronx need new place

by Mike Martin

August 4, 2022 Dear Praying Friends, Over the last couple of years, our family has taken up biking.  Several of our children received nice bicycles as birthday gifts, allowing to tackle harder and longer trails.  We brave a few blocks of street biking with five kids and a toddler cart in tow, and then we ride […]

22.7 Edmondson’s new name for Boston and beyond

by Mike Martin

Prayer Requests   Our Dear Fellow-Workers for the Gospel, Thank you for your many years of faithful and sacrificial support—you inspire us. Deb and I are busy and thankfully serving the Lord in Williamsburg and Iowa City, Iowa. Please pray for Deb’s father, who is not doing well. A New Name On June 23, 2022 […]

22.6.5 Mark Boyd update

by Mike Martin

Dear Praying Friends, thank you so much for praying for my trip to the USA. I visited 12 churches in 4 states within 18 days. It was a whirlwind of a trip (2400 miles driven) and such a blessing to reconnect with so many of you. I was glad to get back home again to […]

22.6 BCH granny homes

by Mike Martin

Children in Grace’s Home Worshiping Reading Their Bibles Outside at the GEM Farm Zambia Granny Homes Steven is the grandson of Jeni. Has been inseparable from his Grandma since birth, when his mom had left him with Jeni after his father had abandoned the family. In Zambia, there are many families with a “lost generation”. Grandparents […]

22.6.20 Boyds in Germany bus evangelism

by Mike Martin

Dear Praying Friends, We have our evangelistic bus outreach today through Wednesday. Wow, what a day. God blessed with beautiful weather, a nice breeze, and so many who were ready to hear the gospel. We have been able to share Christ with so many people today. We have been doing a questionnaire about “Life is […]

22.6.25 Hoffs: new expanded responsibilities

by Mike Martin

Greetings, praying friends! Recent ministry opportunities have included: April 10 – Reporting to a supporting church April 24 – Meeting with a church regarding their need for revitalization help May 22 – Filling the pulpit at a CBM church plant May 24-26 – Hosting 10 teenagers from a local Christian school at the CBM office for […]

22.6.28 Boyds, son married

by Mike Martin

FAMILY NEWS June 8, 2022 We are pleased to announce that Lucas got married last Saturday to Clarissa Hoffman in Ames, Iowa. We have enjoyed being in the U. S. to spend time with family and with 1st Baptist of Hibbing and our sending church in Ames, CrossRoad Baptist. Lucas and Clarissa will live in Ames […]