Kevin Kolb on February 3rd, 2016

On Sunday we were privileged to participate in the fifth anniversary celebration of the church in Queztal.  Jerry Kinman is the lead pastor of this church but he has a staff of three Guatemalan men who help him by serving in various ways. Lord willing one of these men will assume the pastorate within the […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 30th, 2016

The last couple of days have provided our family the opportunity to really enjoy much of Guatemala’s natural beauty.  We have spent time relaxing in Panajachel, travelling across the highland lake A’titlan, enjoying a coffee, herbal and textile tour in San Jaun La Leguna, exploring the ruins of Iximche near Tecpan and hiking up an […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 29th, 2016

Psalm 8:5 – You have crowned him with glory and honour… On my first trip to Guatemala in 2009 we visited the orphanage  called “New Life” in Solola near lake Atitlan.  My heart was saddened with the reality that these beautiful and precious babies would not have the opportunity to be adopted by foreigners because the adoption laws […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 26th, 2016

TOUCH DOWN: The alarm clock went off way too early.  By 3:30 am the family was dressed and loaded for the drive to the airport for an early morning flight.  The three youngest enjoyed their first plane ride today.  I asked Zeke what his high was for the day.  It was the take offs.   […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 22nd, 2016

Soon after Heidi and I announced to our children that we would be travelling to Guatemala on a mission trip to visit their aunt, my son was in the back seat of my car and spotted an airplane way up in the sky. He asked as any seven year old who has never flow in […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 17th, 2015

  Thursday was one long day.  Emma and I were in route back to St. Louis for over 25 hours.  It was good that our last flight from Chicago to St. Louis was the shortest leg, because our excitement to get back to our family was boiling over.  They were as excited to see us, […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 12th, 2015

There is joy in serving Jesus as I journey on my way. Joy that fills my heart with praises every hour and every day. There is joy in serving Jesus as I walk alone with God Tis the joy of Christ my Saviour who the path of suffering trod Chorus: There is joy, joy, joy […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 12th, 2015

The Quinlans (Larry and Nancy) had the Crawfords (Tom and Janice) come to their house to join us for dinner Saturday evening.  The meal was great.  Chicken Parmesan, veggies and wonderful garlic bread.  But the real joy was sitting around the table discussing the work of God in Indonesia (past, present, and future).  The conversation […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 11th, 2015

WOW! What an unbelievable thing it was to stand up on a Saturday morning and see sixty plus Christian servants sitting at attention, eager to hear what the Bible has to say about warning and admonishing each other in the church.  I prayed that God would help Larry and I to develop a good cadence […]

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Kevin Kolb on January 11th, 2015

The flight from Phuket to Jakarta was delayed.  Emma and I experienced a hectic evening as we tried to process through customs.  The lines were long, people were cutting.   I was scouting the fastest way, but later realized there was no fastest way.  We were going to be there for a while.  This is why […]

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