Archive for Life in Palawan

A Helicopter for Palawan

We’ve always said that when God provided a helicopter it would be the biggest miracle yet. It would leave no room for doubt that there is a very powerful God who is able to provide for His work!
For more than 3 years we prayed for a helicopter to serve the people and missionaries of Palawan [...]

Posted on Monday, December 15th, 2014

Shattered Leg on the Mountain

Just last week we received the news of yet another amazing story. This time it was Elias, the new (and first ever) SM doctor at the Kemantian clinic. He and some others were on their way to the church and school in Kensuli, across the river. He slipped on the bridge and his cleats caught [...]

Posted on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

OB Emergency (Lali’s life saved again)

I expected the worst, but was still amazed by what I saw. Lali's husband, Buba and another friend trudged down the trail covered in sweat and mud with Lali in a hammock on a pole. Lali was white as a sheet and in and out of consciousness. Another girl, Bapa, with muddy and tattered clothes, [...]

Posted on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Helicopter Funds Begin!

We’re back again after 3 months of traveling, seeing family, and sharing in churches etc. Dwayne spent 3 intense weeks doing flight training and now he has his flight instructor rating for both multi and single engine airplanes. This will help him keep other missionary pilots current and enable him to give them some advanced [...]

Posted on Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Jeleta– Who’s Your Master?

It’s seems like just another normal day and I don’t think too much about it--until I do stop to think about it. “This is absurd!” I realize. “I’m laying across a writhing demon possessed 14 year old, with my head propped on a pillow, falling asleep peacefully, like nothing’s out of the ordinary!”
We’ve got it [...]

Posted on Friday, November 8th, 2013

Palawan Medical Mission Trip

Dear Friends and Family,
After months of planning and preparation and a very eventful week, we're happy to report another successful mission trip to Palawan! The group we hosted was led by Dr. Norbert Schwer with Global Village Ministries (who has been a blessing to the Philippines and countries all over the world). [...]

Posted on Sunday, September 16th, 2012

What Are You Waiting For?

I want to share a story with you how I became a witness of Emie's decision to be baptized. My first time I met Emie was when we visited Limbasan church on Sabbath 6 month ago. She volunteered herself to translate for Andrey. Just after worship was done, I came to her and asked if [...]

Posted on Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Reaping the Harvest

Thank you so much for your prayers and support for the recent evangelistic meetings held by our team in Palawan! We praise God for the 36 baptisms! These are a result of many months of bible studies and medical outreach in the surrounding areas. A dental outreach in several villages was also held right before [...]

Posted on Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

First Mission Flight

I pray that this email finds you all blessed and excited about the times in which we live. Even with all the challenges the world is facing at this time, we can have confidence that Jesus is interceding on behalf of God's people. I recently experienced an example of answered prayer and I am compelled to share [...]

Posted on Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

‘P.A.M.A.S. Update: Meet the Team’ video

One of our missionaries put together a video to update everyone on our progress on the Palawan project while also shining the spotlight on our hardworking team.

Posted on Tuesday, January 18th, 2011