McKinstry E-News … Spring 2021

“See, I am doing a new thing!    Now it springs up; do you not perceive it?I am making a way in the wilderness    and streams in the wasteland.”(Isaiah 43:19, NIV) Change is a Part of Life    Change is never easy; that’s the understatement of the year! Sometimes we chose change and sometimes change choses us. Change has…

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McKinstry E-News December 2020

But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.” (Luke 2:10, NIV) There’s something coming … something joyful!   The angel announced to the shepherds in the fields that the Messiah had been born in Bethlehem. This Savior will be a source of great joy. Can you imagine it?…

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McKinstrys E-News September 2020

When a MOUNTAIN STANDS BEFORE YOU. “The mountains melt like wax before the Lord, before the Lord of all the earth.” (Psalm 97:5, NLT)   We love to stand on top of the mountain. It’s is a place of celebration; a place to enjoy the view, take a moment to rest, and recall the journey to the top. It’s a…

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McKinstry E-News Summer 2020 Update

Celebrating … Trusting … Anticipating Our last picture from our apartment balcony in Barcelona. We have officially arrived back in the United States and stepped into another moment of transition; our first furlough. It’s a time to refresh, to reconnect with family and supporters, and to connect with new partners for the future work. We are having a blast…

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McKinstry E-News Spring 2020 Update

“I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.” (Psalm 9:1) Thank you for your support of our ministry! It’s hard to believe that our first term in Spain is almost complete, and we will be heading home for furlough within six weeks! And we want to see YOU!  We…

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Quarantine Chronicles March 2020

New CHALLENGES are leading to amazing OPPORTUNITIES in Barcelona! CLICK HERE ANDhttps://vimeo.com/39880958Watch the latest update from Mark and Heater and hear what’s happening now in Barcelona. CLICK HERE TO GIVE ONLINE

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McKinstry E-News … Winter 2020 … Growing through Reflecting

“Keep your eyes open for God, watch for his works; be alert for signs of his presence. Remember the world of wonders he has made, his miracles, and the verdicts he’s rendered.” (Psalms 105:3-5, MSG) Recalling … Reflecting … Rejoicing WOW! God has been so very faithful! It’s hard to believe that the year 2020 is already underway and that…

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McKinstry E-News … Fall 2019

“I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.” (Romans 15:13) We are learning to TRUST HIM MORE.   This may surprise you about us, but as people who have left…

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McKinstry E-News … Summer 2019

Are people around you starving? “From him the whole body, joined and held together by every supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up in love, as each part does its work.” (Ephesians 4:16) Oxfam America, an NGO dedicated to the eradication of hunger around the world, estimates that 30 million people, world-wide, are on the…

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McKinstry E-News … Spring 2019

God Has a Better Plan Is God Messing with Your Plans? It’s been sixteen months since we transitioned from life in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to life in Barcelona, Spain. We have followed God’s call on our lives carrying big dreams and big ideas with big faith. We knew God had called us, we were committed to…

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