Friends across the Atlantic

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We are grateful for a time of rest and discovery and renewal of friendships last Sept 2018.

A time of refreshing thanks to our sending church and ElimParis.

We would like to share a few highlights with you (y’all)

Paris:

9 Sept 2018 : visit of the LU family, as well as Caroline joining us =) We thank GOd for their visit in Paris.

A wonderful lunch with our Ukraine partners in Paris. We thank God for these years of partnership in Paris.

WASHINGTON state, USA:

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Our first stop was Yakima, WASHINGTON, apple country of the US, where we met our old friends Greg and Ruth JOCHEN who welcomed us into their home. We are grateful for God’s faithfulness in their lives, and for their faithfulness in the work of God.

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John ministered at ACTS school, an establishment to train young men and women to serve God in missions.

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Photo with Tom HAYES, in charge of the school.

 

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Photo with Ptr Phillip of Highland Community church (HCC).

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John thanks God for an opportunity to minister at HCC.

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Photos of HCC with Rebecca and the JOCHENS.

RENTON, WA:

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A get together with Ptr Daniel ONG in Renton, WASHINGTON. Great to reconnect to the ONGS in ICC Seattle.

 

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Photo of Ptr Rebecca, Ptr Jenny and Ptr Connie

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Ministry time for the Wednesday meeting in ICC Seattle after John’s message . God sent words of encouragement through individuals for the work in Paris.

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A time of catching up with Ptr Dan and Connie ONG for breakfast

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We were blessed to catch up with Daniel ARTHUR, one of the youth that I pastored in Ghana, who is today ministering in the worship ministry and having a thriving family in ICC Seattle 🙂

DALLAS, USA:

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Our visit of Gateway church

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Meeting Steve TAYLOR from Japan

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The great commandment mandate to the nations 🙂

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The Saturday service at Gateway church

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Visited Freedom church in TEXAS

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Photo with Ptr Phyllis and Gerald.

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With family of Gerald and Phyllis

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Freedom !!!

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Gaterway conference “Let’s get real” with the French contingent

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French group

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with Tim SHEPPARD, music overseer

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GC 2018- Let’s get real!

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Ps Jon DUNN

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Ptr KRAMER and wife

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Ps Hunter

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Meeting new friends during GC2018 : Ps Calvin and Susan

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We were blessed by our AirBNB hosts Brenda and Malcolm. p_20180929_125430

Go SPURS!

FLORIDA:

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Great to meeting Dr Dennis in Florida : great to meet him on this side of the Atlantic

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Managed to visit the MAYO clinic in Jacksonville

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Visit of Baptist Medical Center

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Meeting of the chaplaincy ministry

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Visiting Emmaus church JAX

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Great time in the presence of the Lord

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With Ptr Vic CUCCIA of Emmaus church

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Visit of a Kingley’s cotton plantation in Jacksonville. A historical visit

GEORGIA, USA:

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With Ptr MOON in Southside church Georgia

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Worshipping in Georgia

WASHINGTON DC, USA:

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Visiting the Bible museum in Washington DC

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The room of untranslated Bible languages … Praying for God to raise people to translate HIS WORD!

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before the Lincoln memorial

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We were touch to visit the place of memory “LINCOLN”: a man used by God for the emancipation of slavery in USA

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At the place of Martin Luthur King “I have a dream”!

NEW YORK NEW YORK!

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A great blessing to visit the real gift of France to USA – la Marianne “La Staute de la Liberté” !

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It was a tremendous experience to see Ground-Zero, the place of impact of 911!

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The survivor tree of ground-zero

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We are at THE BIG APPLE NYC

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The empire state building

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Réminiscence of “Sleepless in Seattle” 🙂

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What a treat to visit the New life fellowship, the creators of the “Emotional Healthy Leadership course”

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We thank God for a great time of connecting with dear friends, both old and new ones! We left for Paris on 19 Oct 2018.

We pray that God continue to touch all our friends and their churches, for the end time harvest of our Lord Jesus Christ!

From Paris,

John and Rebecca LIM

Prayer points:

  1. God’s strength and wisdom on John and Rebecca for the new year 2019
  2. New projects to be birthed to touch the unreached in Paris
  3. His touch on church members and families
  4. New workers to be raised in Paris / for Paris