I Saw Joy

From August 7-14, 2010, a mission team from WordServe traveled from Houston to Honduras to drill a water well for the people of the village of Rio Arriba. Chad Yelverton, one member of the team, shares his experience from the trip:

I almost didn’t go on this trip at all. Seriously, I thought of reasons to back out even before I signed up.

“It’s not safe.”

“I’m too busy.”

“My job is really uncertain right now.”

“I can’t be away from Erika and the boys for that long.”

…and on and on and on, all the way up to the day before we left, when I considered canceling Honduran children at the new wellbecause Erika’s dad went into the hospital for what would be the last time and I wanted so badly to be there for her.  But she insisted that I go to Honduras.  Honestly, I felt God pushing me along, keeping me from giving up.  So I got on the plane. Continue reading

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The Church Has Left the Building!

On Sunday, July 25th, 2010, more than 200 people from WordServe Church and First United Methodist Church Fulshear joined together to joyfully care for the needs of our neighbors and our community. We cancelled worship services inside our buildings in order to worship God by serving others. To catch a glimpse of some of the amazing things that happened when the Church Left the Building, check out this video!