Lakewood UMC Kenya Mission Trip July 2005. Dedicated to all LUMC local and international Mission Teams. Contains less than 15% material recycled from the Kenya 2004 DVD. We thank our families, prayer partners, friends and LUMC members for their incredible support!. The Mission. The Tasks
The partnership of Texas Conference churches provides continuity and sustained love and support.
The Missionary Beatitude: you visit we know you really love us.
Blessed are the flexible, for they shall not get bent out of shape
Romans 5:3-5 of power, of love and of self-discipline. And hope does not disappoint us, because God has poured out his love into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, whom he has given us.
New bed of power, of love and of self-discipline.
Keys to new
“I am Margaret and I have AIDS. I am alive because of the love of God, the kindness of Machungulu Methodist Church, and the wisdom of Maua Methodist Hospital”Margaret, caregiver for 11 children
The Maua church & hospital helped change laws so the children will not lose their homes if their caregivers die.
See Jim Robertson for details
Mmmmmm . . . missionaries female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
The Partners In Mission female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. “National Anthem”Isaiah 6:8Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
Measure twice, cut once.
(Home Depot is thousands of miles away)
Antibiotic instructions female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlightUh, would all day under clear skies at 5,000’ at the equator qualify as “prolonged?”
Good news: Hippos are herbivores, so they won’t eat you after they kill you.
The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field. Matthew 9:37-38
1 John 4:19We love because he first loved us.
$1,200 builds a home for AIDS orphans
$15 per month buys food and a uniform so a child can attend school
$14 per month provides medicine to keep HIV/AIDS patients alive
(ART = Anti-retroviral therapy)
Most of all, it buys hope.
All Christians are missionaries. Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field. What is your mission field?School? Work? Neighborhood? Friends? Family? Local? International?All of the above?
and to Him. Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field. . . . The King will reply, ‘I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me.’ Matthew 25:37-40