Paul & Liz Godwin

Reine Huber Missionary Updates

Paul & Liz Godwin International Students Inc. This has been a hard letter to write. I (Liz) have not wanted to do this, but I think it is time. 51 years ago, I clearly felt God’s calling on my life for missions. 36 years ago, He started to reveal His plan. Today, I am sensing it is time to retire. …

Jon & Amie Cross

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Jon, Amie, Providence, Rosemary, William, Daniel & Eleanor Cross serve in Africa with SIM. Greetings Alderwood Community Church!  We are so thankful for your continued support and desire to see Christ’s name proclaimed to the nations.  Last year (2021) at VBS we shared about the people of Pomke and their struggle with water and our struggle with getting them a …

Wilson & Cora Ladringan

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Tyler & Heidi Hagens met with Wilson & Cora Ladringan on Zoom recently…watch the interview below! Wilson and Cora Ladringan serve in the Philippines through Advancing Native Missions. They both grew up in the Philippines and met in university in 1969. Cora left the Philippines in 1970 to further her education in nursing in London. In the darkest season of her life …

Sara Graves

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Andrew & Claire Woodyard met with Sara Graves recently…watch the interview below! We were so blessed to spend an evening with Sara and have her cook a Filipino dinner for us. Sara Graves has been a missionary for most of her adult life. She married Marvin in the Philippines, and they served there for 30 years. Sara and Marvin returned to …

Rick & Lisa Kellum

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Garth & Sarah Fell met with Rick & Lisa Kellum recently…watch the interview below! To start the conversation, Rick and Lisa provided a brief overview of where God has taken them in their 40 years of service with Cru (formerly, Campus Crusade for Christ), a journey that includes time in both the United States and France. Rick and Lisa shared …

Jesse & Hannah Van Gorkom

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Rich & Joyce Myhre met with the Van Gorkom family recently…watch the interview below! Long before they met and fell in love, Jesse and Hannah Van Gorkom were in love with the idea of overseas Christian ministry. They first met in the east African nation of Uganda, and on a day when neither had the slightest notion of finding love. …

Dan & Beth Taggart

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Abe & Elaine White met with the Taggarts on Zoom recently…watch the interview below! Dan & Beth minister to the people of the Navajo Nation, the largest reservation in the U.S. The Navajo religion is animistic in nature; people tend to be superstitious, live in fear, and strive to appease the spirits to try and regain harmony with the gods. …

Manny & Glenda Fernandez

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Doug & Georgina Johns met with Manny & Glenda Fernandez on Zoom recently…watch the interview below! Manny and Glenda Fernandez have been making disciples via World Link in many countries for over 31 years. Always on the go, Manny had just returned to Dallas from Venezuela when he got tagged for jury duty and was headed out to Brazil soon after! Thankfully, …

John & Barb Whitehouse

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James & Julie Rose met with John & Barb Whitehouse on Zoom recently…watch the interview below! We really enjoyed getting to meet John and Barb Whitehouse. They have served in ministry for many years.  In fact, they began partnering with Alderwood in 1991! Although John is now retired, and Barb will retire at the end of the year, their warmth …

Greg & LuAnn Lyons

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Arie Mahler met with Greg & LuAnn Lyons on Zoom recently…watch the interview below! How did you both meet? Gregg and LuAnn met in Bible College. After seeing her in English class, he decided to save up money to be able to ask her out. He summoned the courage to ask her to go roller skating. On that first date, …