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Pages Associated with 2014

Next Steps 2016 Trip Video

2017-01-02T01:05:02+00:00 August 12th, 2016|Categories: 01-Promo, VIDEO|

We had a FULL schedule! 3 weeks of training, followed by 5 weeks of apprenticing for missions work. They let us do a little bit of EVERYTHING! [bgsection pex_attr_title="Next Steps Trip Video" pex_attr_subtitle="Costa Rica" pex_attr_undefined="undefined" pex_attr_style="section-dark-bg" pex_attr_bgcolor="ffb108" pex_attr_image="" pex_attr_imageopacity="0.5" pex_attr_bgimagestyle="static" pex_attr_titlecolor="ffffff" pex_attr_textcolor="ffffff"]   [/bgsection]

Next Steps 2016 Recap

2017-01-02T01:30:17+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Categories: 01-Promo, VIDEO|

One of our largest programs to date. Check out our recap! [bgsection pex_attr_title="Next Steps 2016 Recap" pex_attr_subtitle="Costa Rica" pex_attr_undefined="undefined" pex_attr_style="section-dark-bg" pex_attr_bgcolor="15967a" pex_attr_image="" pex_attr_imageopacity="0.5" pex_attr_bgimagestyle="static" pex_attr_titlecolor="ffffff" pex_attr_textcolor="ffffff"] Quick video recap of the 2016 Costa Rica Next Steps Program. [/bgsection]

The Dreamers That Rocked My World

2017-01-01T22:34:10+00:00 July 27th, 2015|Categories: 01-Promo, Articles|Tags: , , |

Author: Jim Poitras Three and one half minutes rocked the world. The memorable rendezvous was January 21, 2009. It was the day that, out of obscurity, Susan Boyle, with her Celtic twang, encumbered by learning difficulties and shyness, stepped onto the stage of Britain’s Got Talent in Glasgow. She literally shocked the panel, and mocking crowd, [...]

Blessed in Berevement

2015-06-29T15:40:08+00:00 June 29th, 2015|Categories: 01-Promo, Articles|Tags: , , |

Author: Jim Poitras While in Guam, on Next Steps 2015, the missionary’s Dad passed away leaving a tremendous heritage. My missionary friend could have gone home. He didn’t. He had a choice. He stayed. What sacrifice. What commitment. I’m forever grateful. One morning the Next Steps team gathered round. We prayed. We gave flowers. We hugged. [...]

Myriad Of Feelings Generated By Those Young People

2015-06-29T15:29:58+00:00 June 29th, 2015|Categories: 01-Promo, Articles|Tags: , , |

Author: Jim Poitras You may have thought from the title that this is a blog about gripes concerning young people. Nope. Far from it! Recently, I spent three marvelous weeks on Guam, where they say America’s day begins; probably because the island is fifteen hours ahead of us in places like St. Louis. Each day, a [...]

Embracing the Season of Life During the Holiday Season

2014-12-22T10:20:21+00:00 December 22nd, 2014|Categories: 01-Promo, Articles|Tags: , , , , , |

Author: Jim Poitras I’ve been blessed to make my mobile office in far flung places and click away at the latest letter, blog, article or lesson. The surroundings were equally diverse. I once outlined the plan for two hundred lessons of Acts: God’s Training Manual for Today’s Church, which birthed Portable Bible Schools International, on the [...]

Where Is Your Heart This Morning?

2014-11-03T11:11:41+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Categories: 01-Promo, Articles|Tags: |

Kenna Graves: After being up for thirty-seven hours straight and then getting between twelve to thirteen hours of sleep, I made my way to the kitchen and opened up the screen door. It was empty and quiet and it hit me all over again. My family is no longer here. That’s what you all became to [...]

Saying Good-bye Never Gets Easy

2014-11-03T11:12:35+00:00 August 1st, 2014|Categories: 01-Promo, Articles|Tags: , , |

Author: James Poitras Eight weeks has passed for the Next Steps participants in Togo, West Africa. They have been challenged, convicted, convinced, changed, and leave more committed than ever before. Here are a few of the parting words these fine young people. Abby Mustread: Today is my final day in Africa. I cannot believe it! These [...]