last, last furlough update & then we fly out

We appreciate your patience, but we thought you would want to celebrate with us. We gave our last presentation for furlough today at Saylorville Baptist Church. What a great day & a great way to finish our furlough. We are thankful for our sending church. Praise for God's provision

-Spoke at a great youth event - over 100 kids there to hear a message about relationships and the Gospel

-Funds for 1 new laptop computers for city ministry

-Funds for 1 new laptop for family ministry needs

-Funding for church plant in Sydney

Projects to work on & prayer requests:

-Funds last new laptop computer  - Our computers need an upgrade to keep up with the demand of the city ministry (Approx. cost :$800 -1000 per computer)

- Assistance with shipping of 2 donated, rebuilt desk top computers for city ministry ($350/computer - we have a portion of this raised) or if someone would like to purchase them as a donation towards new computer in city ministry.

-Funds for  a new desktop for family needs - Ours are in need of replacing at home

-Funds for a small vehicle to assist in travel needs for future ministry. (ex. Toyota Corrolla) Approx. cost: $15,000

-Direction for new church plant; we have the opportunity for new church plants in 2011

-Flying out of Des Moines on Thursday & health of the family

Thank you for your prayers and support.

If you will not see us at the churches, here is how you can support us monthly, increase your support or with a one time gift.

It is easy as 1-2-3

1. Go to and click on the GIVE tab (It is in the upper right corner in an orange box) 2. Put in our name and the amount & follow the instructions 3. Our account number is 0132363

The adventure continues… Russ, Cathy, Rebecca, Hope , Joshua & Caroline