New Life!

A. has been coming to SECF for a few years now.  He got connected to us through his friend Ipin whom Cathy and I met in our first church plant.  Ipin met him while she was walking by the sea and invited him to church with her and began to share her faith with him. A., though not ever a …

The Long Road to Belief

We are now in our fifth year of ministry here. It seems like we just arrived! We’re still learning so much. A. was one of the first Turks we met when we moved here. Now he lives with his wife and family in Europe, but we still see him when he visits his parents every year. Mike also had the …

God’s Stirring

The last few weeks, we’ve had some powerful services! One Muslim man gave his life to the Lord after service this week. He had been searching and seeking, coming periodically to our church. This past week, he asked some people to pray with him and decided to give his heart to Jesus right there. It was a real answer to …

Progress in Ephesus

The work in Ephesus is progressing and deepening.  We feel God’s presence each week and there’s a genuine love for each other that is tangible when you enter the building. One thing we’ve sensed in our hearts is that we’re on the cusp of a move of God in this land.  If you’ve ever been in an ocean and felt …