About three year ago Janis received Jesus as his Lord and Savior at the Word of Truth church In Riga during a Sunday service. However, he continued to drink alcohol and gradually stopped attending the services. His wife and children continued to attend though. Over a year ago, when he fell ill and was hospitalized, we visited him. At the time he did not know his diagnosis, but he prayed a prayer of repentance, together with us again. We believe that he sincerely accepted Jesus Christ into heart as Lord and Savior. Then, on the morning of July 10th Janis (51) was [...]
This is Almants. He is part of a family of eleven children. They live in a rundown, ugly, former movie theatre in one of the remote areas of Riga. The building is so rotten and old that when they went in as a family to live there no one really cared. This is one of the buildings in which you really pray that the roof will not collapse while you are inside. A terrible place. However the family stuck together. Two of the older boys developed mid-stage schizophrenia. Most of the other kids have asthma and other illnesses. Government allowance [...]
This is Almonds. He is part of a family of eleven children. They live in the rundown, ugly, old former movie theater in one of the remote areas of Riga. The building is so rotten and old that when they went in as a Family to live no one really cared. This is one of the building when you get in you are really praying that the roof would not collapse while you are inside. Totally terrible place. However the Family had stuck together and the love one another. Two of the older boys had develop mid-stage schizophrenia. Most of [...]
Greetings from Latvia at this time. This is my 10th time to conduct seminars to the Military of Latvia. The commanders asked me three years ago to come and do these seminars to an army under immense stress. I was asked, “Please prepare our troops for eternity and help them solve their family problems.” What a time I’ve had over the last three years bringing many into a vital relationship with Jesus and endeavoring to help them with their problems The local chaplains are working overtime doing the follow-up work. All this came about through supporting orphanages in this nation over [...]
David writes about his trips made in October and November of 2011. He visited Ukraine, Latvia, Israel, Sweden, South Africa and ministered in these countries.
I trust you are well and enjoying God's blessings at this time. Thank you for your wonderful prayers, gifts and all the "seeds" of love and compassion that you sow into the needy lives we reach and help, especially the orphans. Bless you so much for your kindness and your wonderful help. We do appreciate you and your faithful prayers. I've just got back from a second visit to Latvia this year. I was there to check on the state of the orphans before the snows increase (it's snowing already and very cold). I also went to teach 28 hours [...]