Here are a few updates from Ron and Bonny Thiesen and family. Church of the Cross helps support the Thiesens as they serve in Hungary. Prayer requests are included at the bottom of the post. Greetings from the Thiesen family, Please take a few moments to read some short accounts of our family activities these […]
Traditionally, Anglican churches collect a special Good Friday offering that is given out in some way to those in great need. This year (2015) at Church of the Cross, we collected almost $12,000 for a ministry in Ukraine called Wings of Generosity. This ministry came recommended to us by Blair and Elizabeth Carlson, our missionaries in […]
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by Jodi Swanson (Steve and Jodie Swanson, along with their children Hannah, Caedmon, and Indya, were sent out from COTC to serve missionaries in Arusha, Tanzania. Steve is a doctor who serves and teaches at the Selian Lutheran Hospital there. Jodi hopes to begin serving at the nursing school and district hospital soon. Steve also wrote […]
by Steve Swanson (Steve and Jodie Swanson, along with their children Hannah, Caedmon, and Indya, are COTC sponsored missionaries, serving in Arusha, Tanzania. Steve is a doctor who serves and teaches at the Selian Lutheran Hospital there. All proceeds from this year’s Good Friday offering will be used to help support that hospital.) Lord in your […]
by Alison Goldhor COTC has been supporting YWAM missionaries Ron and Bonny Thiesen through our missions budget but as they only get to visit every few years, most of us don’t know them very well. Newer church members may not know them at all. As I was traveling through Europe in January, and as I’m […]