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Brian Wechsler, Executive Director of Village Missions

Spring Candidate School 2016

Last week, May 15-20, we held a candidate orientation school, at Faith Mission Retreat Centre in Falkland BC. For the past many years, all of our Canadian candidates would make the trip to Kansas City MO. or Dallas OR, to join together with the the US candidates for the orientation meetings. But this year, [...]

By |2019-05-21T10:28:16-03:00May 25th, 2016|Director's Blog|Comments Off on Spring Candidate School 2016

The Resurrection and Aunt Patsy

My Aunt Patsy just passed away a few hours ago and in a few days we will celebrate the death and resurrection of our Lord. Aunt Patsy was a strange mix of compassion, unbelievable generosity, intelligence, stubbornness, and mental illness. We loved her but sometimes interacting with her was a challenge. Always sure she was [...]

By |2017-10-27T13:09:15-03:00April 18th, 2014|Director's Blog|0 Comments

“Joy to the World” is a Christian Hymn

What a wonderful announcement long ago in a field somewhere on the outskirts of Bethlehem! Shepherds, paralyzed by fear, heard a stunning and fear-allaying message: And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. For unto you is born [...]

By |2018-10-30T11:45:25-03:00December 23rd, 2013|Director's Blog|Comments Off on “Joy to the World” is a Christian Hymn