Staff Mission Trip

Staff Mission Trip

Five members of the Agua Viva Ministries team will be traveling to various places in Mexico to visit missionaries and former MTI students. The purpose of the trip is to encourage the missionaries and alumni, investigate the current training needs in the different mission fields, and to assist the missionaries/alumni with community evangelism.

The team members that will be traveling are Brent Searway, Valentin Favela, Melissa Stocking, Becky Heinrichs, and Scott Acock. The following is the itinerary:

  1. Feb. 13 leave RAV and arrive in Tamazula. They will be visiting Abiel Hernandez and following up on a new church plant in Tamazula.
  2. Feb. 15 leave Tamazula and arrive in Tecuala, Nayarit to spend the night and to schedule a time to meet with the pastors of the area on our return trip back through Tecuala. (Itinerary Item 7 below)
  3. Feb. 16 leave Tecuala and arrive in San Francisco Guerrero to visit Lupe and Dora Gomez, a missionary couple that studied in MTI in 2007.
  4. Feb. 19 leave San Francisco and arrive in San Martin Peras, Oaxaca to visit Raul and Emily Castro, a missionary couple.
  5. Feb. 21 leave San Martin Peras and drive 45 minutes to Oaxaca, Oaxaca and visit Miguel Angel Castellanos, a missionary and MTI alumni.
  6. Feb. 22 leave Oaxaca and arrive in Huejuquilla, Jalisco to visit the Huichol Indian tribe. Pastor Regelio of this tribe studied in MTI in 2007.
  7. Feb. 27 leave Huejuquilla and arrive in Tecuala, Nayarit to visit the pastors of that area.
  8. Feb. 29 leave Tecuala and arrive at RAV on Mar. 1.

Please pray for the team.  Please pray for safety and health.  Also pray that the Lord would bring many people to Him through this trip and that He would be glorified.