News & Upates from TEM

Haiti June 7, 2013

Haiti June 7, 2013

Today was the first full day for the team, and it was a busy one. This entry will be mostly photos of everyone working today. Different individuals will write the updates each day after this. I just wanted everyone to see...

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Haiti June 6, 2013

Haiti June 6, 2013

Students from Rocky Bayou Christian School, Niceville FL, arriving in Port au Prince. Updates to follow.

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Haiti June 5, 2013

Haiti June 5, 2013

I don’t think I have been so excited as I was today when I drove the first stake into the ground on the land that God gave us to build His clinic/hospital. God shared His vision of this clinic with me many years ago. We...

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Haiti June 4, 2013

Haiti June 4, 2013

Chuck G and I have been in Haiti since May 30 preparing for the Rocky Bayou Christian School team that is coming this week. Not only are we looking forward to seeing some of the same faces, the Haitian children can’t wait...

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Haiti May 31, 2013

Haiti May 31, 2013

Chuck Guerber and I arrived yesterday in Haiti. We were met by our Missions Director, Simon. (I told him I couldn’t pay him what he's worth, but I could give him a title.) My flight came in first, and then Chuck G’s came in...

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May 21, 2013

May 21, 2013

"And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not. As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith."  -  Galations...

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May 14, 2013

May 14, 2013

TEM would like to thank everyone who has supported the school in Z'Orange, Haiti, this year though prayer, giving of time, and financially - 399 students have been taught the "3 Rs” and most importantly they have received...

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India May 1, 2013

India May 1, 2013

This morning Viji’s wife Gigi came by in an auto (as they call it - auto rickshaw) on her way to the college where she teaches, and picked me up so I could go to the Meenakshi Amman Temple. As I mentioned, this temple was...

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India April 30, 2013

India April 30, 2013

Today is a day that I have been looking forward to - going to The Light of Hope Center Retreat and Learning Center. It is such a blessing for the young people who get to come here and learn about the Lord. Each year Viji...

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India April 29, 2013

India April 29, 2013

The first part of this day was a day of rest. We had nothing planned this morning, so I had time to write the entry for the website for April 28. (It is now midnight here, April 30, and 1:30 p.m. April 29 Central time as I...

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India April 28, 2013

India April 28, 2013

This morning we went to a church in Kovilpatti. This is Pastor Gnanaselvam’s church. We had stopped by last night after we finished a church service in Llaiyarsanednhal, and they served us some late dinner. This morning his...

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India April 27, 2013

India April 27, 2013

(Update delayed due to lack of internet access) Saturday Viji and I left Madurai and drove down to a town called Kovilpatti. We spent the night there and I preached at one church in the morning in Kovilpatti and then one in...

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India April 26, 2013

India April 26, 2013

I finally made it to India. I had forgotten how long it takes to get to the other side of the world. I left Fort Walton Beach on April 23 around 1 p.m. and arrived in Madurai, India, around 2 p.m. April 26.  I flew to...

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April 20, 2013

April 20, 2013

A Christian brother in Pakistan that we have partnered with for the last several years has been taking in children who have no parents. This little girl, Lachami, and her parents were in a car accident over a year ago. Her...

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Haiti March 30, 2013

Haiti March 30, 2013

  The team got up early this morning about 5 a.m., ready to go. I had told them we could sleep until 6, but that wasn’t happening. Everyone stripped their beds and had all their luggage ready by 6, and then we had...

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Haiti March 29, 2013

Yesterday was the final day of the Pastors Conference, and at the end the people applauded all their teachers for about 3 to 4 minutes. Pastor Do said it was the best conference ever. They all received their diplomas, and...

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Haiti March 28, 2013

Haiti March 28, 2013

Report by Chuck Poplin It is hard to believe that it is already Thursday and the Pastors Conference has concluded. What a blessing and a privilege to have been involved in touching the lives of pastors in the area, and...

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Haiti March 27, 2013

Haiti March 27, 2013

I would like to thank all the people and churches that made this mission trip possible for the Saints who are here. We all need the support of our churches, and of our brothers and sisters. I would like to thank the Blue...

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Haiti March 26, 2013

Haiti March 26, 2013

Report by Denise Davis Glory to God, our Father! Today has been an awesome day to serve the Lord, and what better place than in Z’Orange, Haiti! The medical team, along with myself, was able to see over 100 patients today....

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Haiti March 25, 2013

Haiti March 25, 2013

Report by Pastor Fred Billy Our team visited Daniel's voodoo village today. We had an opportunity to share the Gospel with about 15 children. Several of the children accepted Christ as Savior. Pastor Chuck led a small group...

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Haiti March 24, 2013

Haiti March 24, 2013

We have had a wonderful Sunday! This morning we had our breakfast around 8:30, and then a devotion by Lane. Afterward we went up to the church, where Pastor Ken Loubriel preached a powerful message with passion. He and his...

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Haiti March 23, 2013

Haiti March 23, 2013

    The teams have arrived in Haiti safely. A more detailed update will follow tomorrow. Please be praying for us as we get ready to begin this very busy and exciting week in our Lord!    ...

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Haiti March 22, 2013

Haiti March 22, 2013

Today I slept until 7:30, and woke up feeling great. We have been going strong every day since I got here on Monday, getting up early and going to Port every day. We still had to go to Port today, but we didn’t leave until...

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Haiti March 21, 2013

Haiti March 21, 2013

We arose early this morning to take Clint to the airport. Afterward, we went to Petionville to a Sherwin Williams Paint store to purchase some paint for the mission house. Petionville is the area where the most wealthy...

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Haiti March 20, 2013

Haiti March 20, 2013

Today we got up early and went to Port to help a brother of ours, Pastor Harry, who I have known since 1999. He has helped us many times through the years and worked with us for several years. He now pastors a beautiful...

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