This last week the Lord brought a wonderful group of volunteers from a church in Springfield, Missouri into our ministry. They were on a mission trip to NYC and were working with a man who’s one of the pastor’s of a “sister...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Andy Woodard completed Bachelors and Masters degrees at Bob Jones University before moving to New York City to serve as Director of Ministry Development at New...
While I was in a diner on 23rd street I saw Pastor and Mrs. Jones talking with a homeless man that approached them at the light.
Good evening, This last week has been filled with special blessings. We’ve had a number of guests and visitors at the mission. Even now as I write on this Sunday evening, one of my guests is packing his bags in preparation to head home...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
The resolutions of Jonathan Edwards have been something that I have found both challenging and encouraging since I first became aware of them four or five years ago. One of the more poignant methods of bringing his resolutions to bear in my life...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Merry Christmas! Holiday festivities are in full swing here in the city, and we’ve taken advantage of some of the opportunities to enjoy Christmastime in the city. We went ice-skating in Bryant Park on Saturday night and really had a...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Good evening! Bradley and I just got “home” from the midnight food pickup, and I remembered that I hadn’t written the blog post yet. I tried doing a video update, but when I had the camera going I couldn’t think of...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Good evening, We loved having the NYGM board in town for a couple days this last week. They were a great encouragement to me and the other staff. They bring such energy to this place! As mentioned in last week’s blog post, we did a baptism...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Happy Post-Thanksgiving, Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, Merry Winter, etc, etc. Thanksgiving at ‘The Mission’ turned out to be almost everything that it was advertised to be. The only thing lacking was the all-nighter. Galen, Brad,...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
This week came and went and brought with it some unique blessings as well as challenges. Thanksgiving is approaching, and with the change in seasons brings the well-documented change in weather (No snow yet though). To accompany these changes also...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Last Wednesday Galen and I went to a pastor’s luncheon and were able to meet several pastors from the Midtown/Chelsea area. After the meeting was over Galen and I ended up talking to different people and eventually made our way to the door...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Tonight, Monday, November 10th, 2014, I write from the my room in the basement of the Manor Chapel. I’m very comfortably seated on a couch that the Lord provided for me. I also have a nice space heater blowing warm air in my direction, and...[ abbreviated | read entire ]