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A letter from our dear friend pastor Dale Barnes

  A MINISTRY FROM AND FOR GOD!    As our airplane drops towards Tuxtla Gutierrez, Thresa (my wife) and I have a growing anticipation of experiencing in a fresh way the work God is doing two hours west of this city, in and near the city of Arriaga.  A number of years ago,  Bill and […]

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Bridge Building

Praise the Lord. We are making great advances toward seeing the completion of the children’s ranch. The production part of the ranch is almost complete. We currently are producing eggs, milk, meat, fruit and some vegetables for the use in the work with the children and also the goal of being a self-sustaining ranch. Our […]

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FULL CIRCLE

I couldn’t believe I was being put into this situation. It was playing on all my fears and I felt like everyone in our church was watching me to see how I would handle this publicly. Why was God asking me to do this in front of everyone?  Arghhhhhhh. Tania and Marina arrived in our […]

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ART in our DNA

God is and artist. WOW and what an artist He is, and we are children of our father the artist, which means that we have art in our DNA.  The Creator who has children who create has got to bring great joy to His heart. We feel that great joy whenever are able to create […]

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Rebeca’s new Prosthetic Leg

Rebeca was abandoned in a store when she was nine days old and placed in a state run orphanage. When she was three months old , that orphanage called us asking us to take her.  Because she had been born with a physical handicap, they felt like she needed more attention than they could give […]

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BEACON OF HOPE IN MEXICO

Just a quick update for some of you who might be confused about the lighthouse on the Potters Ranch. In the US Lost and Found International is the name of the ministry. Well when we came to Mexico we thought we could use the same name for our Mexican non-profit, well it just didn’t work […]

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Praising on the Property

We have a very good problem. Our church is growing and we have once again outgrown our location. Sunday services are jam packed and even though it is often hot and uncomfortable, we are seeing people come to Christ every week. Last year we began to speak to our church body that we were going […]

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MILK MONEY!

  Dear Partners With all of the uncertainty in the financial world these days and the desire that the work we are raising up in Chiapas continues for many years we feel the Lord gave us a goal of making the Children’s village self-sustaining and thanks to you we are making great advances. We currently […]

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Potter’s Ranch News

  We wanted to share with you a few of the wonderful things that the Lord has enabled us to accomplish in the last few months. We were also able to drill a much needed fresh water well. We then built a large water storage tank that is constantly being filled with the aid of […]

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Watching God Work

As some of our children are moving into adolescence, we find that they are beginning to have terrible inner struggles with anger over their abuse and abandonment. For Bill and I this has not only been heartbreaking but it has been emotionally and mentally draining for the reason that often these feelings are directed at […]

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