Missionary Blogs

  • I’m Heading Home
    Hello all! I’m afraid the title says it all. I’ve decided that given the state of the world that it makes the most sense for me to come home. I’m so glad the decision to ... read more
    By: Marilee Oldstone-Moore – South AfricaPosted: 2020-05-30
    1 year ago
  • 50 Days in Muttrah
    Fifty days ago, I woke up to the news that my neighborhood Muttrah had been identified as the epicenter of COVID-19 in Oman and thus would be isolated from the rest of the country until ... read more
    By: Emma Wright – OmanPosted: 2020-05-20
    1 year ago
  • Returning
    I have been back in Oklahoma for about a month now. I have been really enjoying my time at home, but I think ... read more
    By: Mitchel Bibelheimer – PhilippinesPosted: 2020-04-27
    1 year ago
  • Richard Hall: The Anglican Communion’s Glue Factor
    Richard on the Cardo in ancient Sepphoris, up in the Galilee near Nazareth (2014) Richard Hall was a loving and ... read more
    By: Della Wager Wells – JerusalemPosted: 2020-04-27
    1 year ago
  • The new normal
    Pandemic.  Covid 19.  Social and/or physical distancing.  The stalled economy.  I have no new or creative thoughts to share on these topics.  That being said, I encourage anyone reading this to look elsewhere for public ... read more
    By: Mitch Honan – HaitiPosted: 2020-04-02
    2 years ago
  • Pete is Home (in quarantine)
    Hello everyone, This is Pete’s friend and website admin Holly. Pete came home early from Tanzania due to the coronavirus. Pete has been traveling since early Friday morning, and is now finally home, in quarantine ... read more
    By: Peter Bak – TanzaniaPosted: 2020-03-22
    2 years ago
  • March Updates
    Hello Everyone! I apologize (once again) for the long gap between blog posts. First, let me assure you that I am healthy, happy, and safe here in Oman. Like much of the world, we are ... read more
    By: Emma Wright – OmanPosted: 2020-03-18
    2 years ago
  • The children
    The children make life here so pleasant when things are so tough all around them. Many times the eldest girl takes care of the younger siblings in the family. In this picture the girl has ... read more
    By: Peter Bak – TanzaniaPosted: 2020-03-04
    2 years ago
  • First week in Tanzania
    Hello everyone, It’s good to be back here at St. Philips Theological College. Here is some of what I’ve been doing.Pete is wearing ... <a target=read more
    By: Peter Bak – TanzaniaPosted: 2020-02-26
    2 years ago
  • Awesome Anna and the American-made Peace Plan
    Today we celebrate the Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord ... read more
    By: Della Wager Wells – JerusalemPosted: 2020-02-03
    2 years ago
  • Christmas community
    The stain glass window in the back of the cathedral, dark because the sun is not outThe greeting “Merry Christmas” started on September 1st, ... read more
    By: Mitchel Bibelheimer – PhilippinesPosted: 2019-12-27
    2 years ago
  • Well Past Time
    As the title of this blog post says, it is well past time for an update from the Gregorys in Guatemala. To be honest, we’ve been saying that several months now and Brian has been ... read more
    By: Brian Gregory – GuatemalaPosted: 2019-12-21
    2 years ago
  • Year 2 begins
    My last sunset in the U.S. before boarding my flightI arrived back in the Philippines on December 2nd to start my second year. My ... read more
    By: Mitchel Bibelheimer – PhilippinesPosted: 2019-12-13
    2 years ago
  • Sermon: Pray…then Act
    St. Alban’s Mission, Antigua, GuatemalaThe Rev. Brian GregoryOctober 20, 2019Church Year C: The 19th Sunday after PentecostGenesis 32:22-31, Psalm 121, 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5, Luke 18:1-8 Good morning. It has been a couple of months since ... read more
    By: Brian Gregory – GuatemalaPosted: 2019-10-24
    2 years ago
  • A New Normal
    It is hard to believe we have been in Guatemala for more than a month now. Our first week and a half was spent taking a bit of time getting settled (yes, there is privilege ... read more
    By: Brian Gregory – GuatemalaPosted: 2019-09-17
    2 years ago