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Read the latest from our Salmon Arm Campus sponsored missionaries.

Janz - Prayer Letter Novemeber 2020
Use this link to gain access to the Janz November 2020 Newsletter
https://mailchi.mp/5264458893d9/the-seasons-are-his?e=b43f8856ca
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Janz - Fall Update
Latest from Denver and Katie Janz
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Pulsifer November 2020
MINISTRY UPDATE: Self-isolating in a customized van, Craig and Lib head out across Canada's glaciated mountains, sprawling plains and rocky shield of lake-pocked landscape to film lessons for the "Media Mission Short Course" - an online training program to help recruit and train up fresh batches of video journalists. We press on; in spite of current pandemic restrictions.
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Charity Cadieux - An Unexpected Journey
What can I even write?! To begin with, it has been an unexpected journey to get to Ghana. It has been hard, confusing, exciting, scary, frustrating and filled with laughter and tears. I have never cried so much in airports in my life and for so many varying reasons. One thing I have learned – face masks are good at hiding the tears (unless there are so many that the bottom becomes soggy 🙂)

It's Thanksgiving weekend and I have so much to be thankful for. I was hoping that I would have a small story of how I got back to Ghana, but instead I feel like I could write a book. I will write more in the coming days but today I wanted to give you the best news. I MADE IT, I MADE IT!!!!! My weary feet have smacked down on Ghana soil in the midst of a storm and I am so very grateful. What a special weekend to celebrate as I have so much to be thankful for. So many people have prayed and encouraged, helped and supported me to get here. God is so gracious and faithful as He went with me each step of the way. I felt His love so tangibly in the people who helped me in each part of my journey. Thank you God for bringing me back home and for each and every one along the way. My heart is full, I am profoundly grateful! Happy Thanksgiving everyone!!!
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Block's October 2020
An encouragement and challenge from David Block to take time to "Commune with Him"
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Charity Cadieux - Prayer Newsletter Oct 2020
The download will show the written content, but you will not be able to see the photos unless you click on "View this email in your browser"
Here is the link to copy and paste in your browser if that is easier - https://mailchi.mp/eca57ad165bb/wisdom-and-faith?e=fd294fd3a5
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Dyck's September 2020 Prayer Letter
It has been a bit of time since last writing to you. With this Covid stuff going on, it has been a bit crazy.
Susan and I have done lots of food hampers and still making hundreds of burritos for the hungry.
Just wanted to let you know about one of our students Manuel and Marta.

Enjoy and blessings on you. Please continue to pray with us for classes to start up in January.

Howard and Susan Dyck.
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Allen's Update - September 2020 Prayer Letter
Dear Friends and Supporters:
Life has been very challenging here recently, especially in September.
A quick update from the last 24 hours. Salta is going back to a phase 1 quarantine (we've now gone over 190 days with one form or another of isolation). That means only the bare minimum amount of travel except in emergency cases. This time the extension is for 3 weeks instead of 2. A new ministry has opened up. I have six families who are contacting me almost daily in regards to their own COVID infections. The government follow-up system is mostly bureaucratic paperwork to accumulate data. I'm the go-between for checking in that they aren't getting worse and answering questions such as "is the rash on my knees due to COVID".

Pray for the doctors I work with, especially the heads of private hospitals. Due to some mis-management by the government, their hospitals could go broke since they were not allowed to treat patients for months and then overnight were forced to take on hundreds of patients who supposedly have health care, but who's providers are usually six to nine months behind in paying the hospitals. In the medical world in Argentina, the majority of what is needed for COVID emergencies is imported and a private hospital can't just go out and buy several dozen ICU respiratory machines. The machines are priced in dollars and that's another story. At present, there are five different exchange rates for the dollar ranging from 73 to 150 pesos to the dollar with the higher amount being what a hospital would have to pay to import machines, if they could get them through customs which are currently shut down due to the virus....

Thanks again for all of your prayers and financial support - His and yours - Rod and Jackie Allen
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Allen's Update - August 2020 Prayer Letter
A summer update from Rod and Jackie Allen.
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Allen's Update - June 2020 Prayer Letter
Due to many changes in our world over the past months, you might not have received our last few prayer letters. This is an update from June 2020.
Thanks again for all of your prayers and financial support - His and yours - Rod and Jackie Allen
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Janz - Update and Prayer Letter Sept 2020
To see all the photos, along with the letter, follow this link to Denver and Katie's Latest Update...
https://mailchi.mp/55f21f84cf96/back-in-mexico?e=b43f8856ca
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Doug & Cynthia Peters - Prayer Update Sept 2020
Latest Prayer update from the Peter's
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Charity Cadieux - Prayer Newsletter Sept 2020
The download will show the written content, but you will not be able to see the photos unless you click on "View this email in your browser"
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Covid-19 - Thoughts from a Missionary
In what ways do “Current Covid Social Distancing Living”(CSDL) and “Missionary Daily Living”(MDL) look similar?
Written by a Missionary Friend. Thought this might be an encouraging read during this pandemic time – and maybe bring an appreciation for where we are and lead us to pray and think of our missionaries who face this every day.
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Pulsifer's Update and Prayer Letter Aug 2020
Latest from Craig and Lib Pulsifer serving with YWAM Ships.
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Block's Prayer Letter July 2020
Latest from the Block's
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Charity Cadieux - Prayer Newsletter July 2020
The download will show the written content, but you will not be able to see the photos unless you click on "View this email in your browser"
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Dyck's June 2020 Prayer Letter
Greetings,
Hope you all have a greet fin de semana. (weekend)
Be encouraged as we all walk so many different journeys but I believe the same goal, walking with the Lord.

Howard and Susan.
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Janz - Update and Prayer Letter June 2020
Latest from Denver and Katie Janz in San Carlos, Mexico
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Peters June 2020 Prayer Letter
Hello SCC friends.

Just a quick check in.
We are fine here in LA. I am sure you have heard of the unrest in our city. Yes, there have been curfews from 6pm-6am last night. We are doing fine here at our home. We are not close to any protests or looting, it is a few miles away in downtown LA area and furthur away in Santa Monica and Long beach.
Please keep us and the city of LA in your prayers

Here is our June prayer letter. Our prayer letters will always be at the following link. Every 2 months.

http://email.worldimpact.org/prayerletter.php?desig=50170

Thanks
Doug & Cynthia Peters
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Charity Cadieux -April 2020
Hi Church Family,

I hope that you are all doing well. I have been on my home assignment here in Canada for 8 months out of a 9 month term which will probably (and sadly) be extended due to the COVID crisis. These last weeks have been completely different than the plans I made. One thing that has been so evident to me is that the church is the body of Christ. I miss the meeting together here in Canada and in Ghana because the church is the people of God, not a building. In Ghana, not all villages have their own building, some meet in a house, under a tree or in a classroom. Does this diminish the beauty of the body of Christ? Not at all because it is about the people that have gathered, its about the relationship and love we have for each other and for our neighbours, it is a place that we can gather together in unity and worship the most amazing and wonderful God. We hear God’s word given and are challenged and encouraged to grow in our faith and love of Jesus. We go forth into the week with this beautiful gift of the Body. The virus may have ‘seemed’ to steal this from us…yet I am hearing how God is giving new opportunities to the church around the world to reach out in creative ways. It is exciting to see how God will use us in this particularly difficult and unfamiliar season of life. I have taken it for granted and mourn the loss of something that may not be possible for some time. But I am also seeing the beauty of what God is and will do with unifying the body of Christ and mobilizing the church for His kingdom work. I am praying for SCC, for churches in Canada, in Ghana and around the world as we navigate this new world and continue to build God’s kingdom.

Here is a little clip of a church that meets in a classroom in a village called Sakalu. It's one of the places that I love to be - praising Jesus together with these precious people. Please pray that God would strengthen their faith and love for Him and that they would be unified and committed to loving their community. Copy and paste the link:

https://youtu.be/dP0c_U47nMk

Charity
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Pulsifer - May 2020
Pulsifer Media Missions - What is God showing Church leaders in this Pandemic?
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Allen, April 2020
Dear Friends, Supporters, Churches, et. al. (I'm never quite sure what that means but it's fun to write)...

Here is a quick update from the quarantine in Argentina. The nice thing is, we live on a spacious property so we don't feel shut in. Besides the letter I'm attaching, we have some more news for your prayers. Some of you may remember us talking about two ladies who were very sick when we left Argentina for home assignment in January 2019. Eva died a year ago this month. I was in contact with Emilda several times in the past 10 days. She was finally sent to Buenos Aires where she was diagnosed with stomach cancer. Due to the change of governments and the Corona Virus, she missed two months of chemotherapy since the hospital here in Salta didn't have any medication since all funding has been channeled into virus control.

After conversing with her son, I was able to make contacts with a network of pharmacies and we were able to get her the medication she needed. It took a week to arrive and last Monday she came to Salta to have her labwork. She called Monday night to let me know she needed more medication for the chemo on Tuesday morning. Getting to the main pharmacy in town involves going through seven police checks, but the medications were in and we were able to get it to her about 10 PM Monday. Tuesday she had her chemo and returned to her home town, a four hour drive from Salta. She is down from 32 kilos to 25 kilos of weight, but has responded well to the chemotherapy when she can get it. She's due to be back in Salta in 3 weeks for a check up and then they'll determine if they can section her stomach to get rid of the cancer. This has been a rough two years for her and her family.

Thanks again for praying and helping support our part in God's ministry in Argentina - Rod and Jackie
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Life in Mexico: Moving Forward In Hope
Denver and Katie Janz
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Media Missions - Called to 'Stay the Course'!
Craig and Lib Pulsifer
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Block April 2020
Block April 2020
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Allen Power Point
An overview of the ministry of Rod and Jackie Allen in Argentina.
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Peters' Prayer Letter - April 2020
Copy the following link for a video update from the Peters family: https://youtu.be/bfwV8HC83Ds
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K Block
K Block March 2020
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Dyck's Doings March 2020
Howard and Susan Dyck
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Allen March 23, 2020
Allen March 23, 2020
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San Carlos (COVID-19)
San Carlos (COVID-19)
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The Temporary Canadian Wanderer
Charity Cadieux, March 2020
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Mexico Life for the Janz's 2020
Mexico Life for the Janz's 2020
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Dyck Prayer Letter - March 2020
Dyck Prayer Letter - March 2020
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K Block March Letter
K Block March Letter
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Allen Prayer Letter - February 2020
Allen Prayer Letter - February 2020
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Peters' Prayer Letter - February 2020
Peters' Prayer Letter - February 2020
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Dyck Prayer Letter - January 2020
Dyck Prayer Letter - January 2020
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Allen Prayer Letter - October 2019
Allen Prayer Letter - October 2019
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Peters, October 2019
Doug and Cynthia Peters serving in Los Angeles.
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Charity Cadieux -August 2019
An update and story from Charity Cadieux in Ghana.
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August 2019 Dyck's Doings
August 2019 Dyck's Doings
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Peters' Prayer Letter - August 2019
Peters' Prayer Letter - August 2019
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Rod & Jackie Allen - May 2019
Rod & Jackie Allen - May 2019
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Charity Cadieux -May 2019
Charity Cadieux -May 2019
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Dyck Prayer Letter - May 2019
Dyck Prayer Letter - May 2019
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Dyck Prayer Letter - April 2019
Howard and Susan Dyck's Newsletter for April 2019
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Peters' Prayer Letter - April 2019
Peters' Prayer Letter - April 2019
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Allen Prayer Letter - February 2019
Rod and Jackie Allen Prayer Letter - February 2019
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