Team 1, Getting Underway

Snow! Wind! Ice! One thing we need to remember about traveling in January is that it’s wintertime. Another thing we must always remember is that God is good and we have prayed (and are praying). The Lord has ordained this partnership with the missionaries in...

How Our Connection to Romania Started

This narrative below is from Claire Monteen, her sister Rebecca is our original contact with the Missionaries in Romania… When I traveled to Romania with Naperville Christian Academy, where my sister serves as Admnistrator, I met some amazing people who have...

End the Cultural Christmas War

Some followers of Jesus spend a lot of time each holiday season waging the cultural war against a “Christ-less” Christmas. We find that Black Friday shopping, Santa’s elves and other holiday staples have little to do with observing the long commemorated birth of our...

Sermon Series, “The Death of Me”

Life and living deteriorate. We don’t live in a place or space where we increasingly become stronger. We live in a world where each of us are in a process from birth, to growth, to maturation, to recession and to death. In our newness as infants, we begin a trek to...

Jesus, Born to Overcome

Jesus Christ was born for many reasons. He was born to die, to be a sacrifice for our sin, born to serve instead of being served, born to call not the righteous, but sinners. Christ was born into a world of error, brokenness and pain. This world devours us, literally...