Peruvian Insights

Nick MartineauBlog

For over 25 years we have supported missionaries Dan & Diane Hintz. They are Wycliffe Bible Translators living in Peru and working with a team of dedicated Peruvian Quechua people doing Bible translation and linguistics. … Read More

The Making Of A Great Story

Nick MartineauBlog

Our family takes a lot of walks. Whether it’s warm or cold, we like to get outside, burn some energy, and spend some time walking around our neighborhood or one of the local parks. The … Read More

When God Feels Distant

Nick MartineauBlog

I just did a quick Google search on “what to do when you don’t feel like God is close,” and I found all sorts of links to articles and lists that point out how I’m … Read More

The More Real Reality

Nick MartineauBlog

I’m always amazed by whom Jesus chose to hang around. Back in Jesus’ day, there were plenty of popular, religious big-wigs to hang out with: respected leaders recognized for their insights, their roles in public … Read More

Drop The Stone

Steve WeldonBlog

 “‘Let any one of you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.’  Again he stooped down and wrote on the ground. At this, those who heard began to go away … Read More

Humility & Laughter

Nick MartineauBlog

I’ve heard people claim that kids laugh ten times more per day than adults do. I couldn’t find reliable research on the topic, but my hunch is that most people would agree that kids are … Read More

Are You Ever Wrong?

Nick MartineauBlog

Years ago, I bought an iPhone. I don’t really know why I chose to buy an iPhone instead of an Android, but now whenever debates come up about the two competitors, I try to supply … Read More

Let The Light Shine

Nick MartineauBlog

As followers of Jesus, understanding our mission is of critical importance. Andrew Gale, Executive Director for Global Strategies in the Church of God (grew up at Hope, and son to Roanne Gale our Children’s Pastor) … Read More

Celebrating 50 Years!

Nick MartineauBlog

Before I got married, a pastor friend sat me down and shared with me about how beautifully challenging marriage can be. With a smirk on his face, he shared, “One subtle indication that marriage is … Read More

Overload

Steve WeldonBlog

Overload! When I was a kid growing up in Western Pennsylvania, above ground coal mining was very big business. You quickly learned to give the very large coal trucks extra space on the road. They … Read More