May Update from Chris & Marti

Our latest newsletter looks at the ins and outs of a project Marti’s doing to learn (and help others learn) about some people groups where Pioneers would like to expand, other content marketing projects, and Chris’s upcoming training events for chaplains.

Plus there’s this little family update that’s worth at least a thousand words…

haley MAYes, Our girl has been busy: BA in 2016, MA in 2018, and now continuing on for a PsyD.


The Next Generation

…I drove to Charlotte to teach a couple of Perspectives classes Monday and Tuesday nights. Was still there this morning when the news came in of Billy Graham’s death. The city is buzzing with discussions of the legacy of their native son. What a life he lived.

Making it back home to Columbia, I slipped into the college chapel where a visiting professor from France, himself a great evangelist to secular people, was speaking of Billy Graham’s legacy. “I have to ask, who will be the next generation of evangelists?” he told the gathered students. Then he answered his own question: “I think I may be looking at some of them right now.”

Read more in our 2018 February Newsletter.


August 2017 Update from the Wades

Smoke detector outreach

In July, Chris and others from SC State Fire joined the Red Cross and a local fire department in the upstate for a neighborhood fire-alarm blitz in a community that recently suffered a fire fatality. They installed about a hundred alarms in 2.5 hours. (You do have a working smoke detector, don’t you?)

Read more about what’s up with us in our August update.