Looking for Spring

Here is how one fellow put it, when we asked what the weather was like where he was living, “January, January, March, March, March, June ….” Trying to make sense of the weather is definitely an area we have in

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Sankofa Journey

Home assignment is full of meeting and spending time with people. We make new acquaintances and renew old ones. Home assignment is also full of opportunities to get to know, on a more personal and deeper level, people whom we

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Beds with Character

     While on Home Assignment, we often find ourselves in interesting conversations with a variety of people in a variety of settings. Not all questions that we are asked are the same, but many of them are asking for information of

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Feeling the Rhythms

In the normal Colombia Covenant worship service, the first 45 minutes (on average) are spent in praise and worship singing, usually standing, clapping, and moving with the rhythms. This includes guitars, keyboards, tambourines, bongos and drums. On the Caribbean coast

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20 de Julio gets a new Church

The 20 de Julio Covenant Church first began meeting under a tree in 1994. It soon was able to purchase a lot and built a worship center and pastoral apartment. Unfortunately, the lot was strategically located behind a rain water

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Sanders are on the move with the world

Life involves movement. Many are in constant movement as they live their day. We live in a mobile world with many, literally, on the move – either traveling for work, pleasure, errands, etc.

The Evangelical Covenant Church, and its global

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Celebrating a decade together

We praise God for the celebration of 10 years of ministering alongside the pastoral families in the North Coast region. It has been such a blessing for all to experience the journey of going deeper in our corporate relationship with

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Happy Volunteers

When Myriam, Yolanda, and Mary Lou asked Patricia if she would be willing to volunteer as the new regional leader, she said, “Yes! I love to volunteer!” When they told her that she was volunteering as the Women’s Ministry leader,

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Teams and Family

Two very basic fundamentals of our life in Colombia merged once again this past week – family and mission teams. We have hosted mission teams that have been led by our daughter and son-in-law on two different occasions, so one

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Colombia Covenant Elections

We have been asking you to pray with us for the Colombia Covenant National Church FIPEC Annual Meeting, which was held May 4-7. We have been accompanying the FIPEC leadership, in all of the regional conferences, as it has been

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