Istanbul to Ankara, Turkey. November 7,2015

            This morning we visited the huge, ornate Blue Mosque in Istanbul. Next we traveled to Ankara, the Capitol of Turkey to tour the Mosoleum of Turkish hero Atatürk. By military and political leadership Ataturk transformed Turkey out of a monarchy ruled by a sultan into a democratic republic that adopted many policies

Read More

Istanbul, Turkey November 6, 2015

                  The church of holy wisdom is a witness to the faithfulness and brilliance of Christians in the sixth century. Over 10,000 workers completed the construction of this massive church in a little over five years. For almost 1000 years it was the largest church and enclosed space in the

Read More

We have arrived in Turkey

We arrived safely in Istanbul. Thank you for your prayers. In the coming days watch this location for updates on what’s happening here. It is exciting to be in this place that especially was important for the work of St. Paul and St. John. Istanbul  is a big bustling city but the people seem to be

Read More