Global Daily – Nov. 2014

Thank you to all of you who have been continuing to uphold us in faithful prayer. Christmas is a harder time for many of the people we connect with online. They come to us searching for meaning and hope, advice and comfort. One of our big sites these days is called Issues I Face. It…

A Note of Encouragement

I have written previously about how I have been working hard with our team to build our new mentoring system. We recently started moving more people into it, and other than a few minor hiccups, the response has been quite positive. I found this email especially encouraging: “The new training system is awesome and I…

September 2014 Newsletter

Dear Friends, This fall feels as though it is flying past. Thank you for your prayer and support of us during this past month. This newsletter is an expanded version of the Global Daily entry recently published on our site. There have been some pretty major changes around Power to Change and even our team…

Global Daily – September 2014

Dear Friends and Family, Thank you very much for remembering our ministry in prayer over this past summer. In the past few months, we have seen God’s hand of blessing on the efforts of our team and our many volunteers. People are hearing about God’s love and coming to know Jesus in a personal way.…

March 2014 Update

Thank you so much for your prayer and support of us over these past months. I trust you have had a great start to this year. Our year so far with Power to Change has been filled with quite a number of interesting activities so far. As an experiment to help those who like to…

Post-Indonesia Update

Thank you very much to all who prayed for and supported us on our recent trip to Indonesia. I feel that over-all the trip went really well. For those who didn’t know, Sheldon (my supervisor) and I (James) went to Indonesia for a week in January in order to meet and coordinate with two programmers…

A Mentor Shares The Gospel

I love hearing about how God is using our online mentors to share Christ.  We received this message from a person on facebook recently: “i need the blessing from you.! can u lead me a proper way please” The mentor shared his response and the results with us as follows: I told him that I…

Entry-Level Mentoring

Over the past few months, we have been running a simplified version of our mentoring system which allows new mentors a gentle introduction to the whole concept of online mentoring.  The first version was really just a quick proof-of-concept that we built to see if the idea would fly. This simplified interface (we call it…