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Year-long Furlough 2017

Dear Family and Friends, As you may recall, Christiana had a strange health incident last May that presented as stroke-like symptoms, but after some medical testing in Thailand, was diagnosed as a possible severe migraine. Since that time, however, Christiana has continued to struggle with various complications. One of the most significant changes has been…

Merry Christmas from the Wells!

  Merry Christmas! We wanted to take the time to say thank you to all of you who so faithfully pray for us, and support our family as we minister here in Cambodia. We are blessed beyond measure! Being that it is the Christmas season, we would like to put three giving opportunities before you,…

Cambodian Harvest Nov 2016

This past October I was blessed to attend the Master’s Academy International (TMAI) Asia-Pacific Regional summit in Manila, Philippines with Pastor Chanthea and Pastor Sopheak (who I serve with at Shalom Phnom Penh Church). TMAI is a network of international training centers that provide Biblical training to future pastors, church-planters, missionaries, and evangelists. The network…

Cambodian Harvest September 2016

This month, Shalom Phnom Penh Church celebrated its 14th year anniversary. We are grateful to have been able to serve with Shalom since that first year and it is with joy that we celebrate this anniversary, looking forward to what the Lord will do through this local expression of His Body. As I continue to…

Cambodian Harvest April 2016

“Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to be revealed, shepherd the flock of God among you, exercising oversight not under compulsion, but voluntarily, according to the will of God; and not for sordid gain,…

Cambodian Harvest Nov 2015

“Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, accurately handling the word of truth.” (2 Timothy 2:15, NASB95) Encouraging pastors to accurately handle the Word of God and to seek to live lives in submission to the Word of God is so crucial to the…

Cambodian Harvest Oct 2015

During our home-assignment, you helped sponsor the creation of two Khmer audio books. In July, we released the audio books online – What is a Healthy Church? by Mark Dever and True Discipleship by William MacDonald. Why create audio books? Cambodia’s functional literacy rate is only 37%. These audio books allow us to reach the…

Update from the Becks Oct 2015

Every year at this time we enter into a holiday season in Cambodia called Pchum Ben.  It is a time of remembrance of ancestral spirits and an opportunity for individuals to earn merit by offering food at the Wat (temples).  For the next several days leading up to the actual holiday Cambodians will be preparing…

Lopez Cambodian Update Sept 2015

Summer is over and Fall is coming, but we trust you are encouraged in the Lord! We praise God for all of you who read our updates and newsletter. Andrea and I hope you would take a few minutes of your the time to read our prayer request. Please rejoice with us as we wait…

Lopez Cambodian Update

We are well into the second half of the year of our Lord, 2015! We trust times finds you being fulfilled in all that the Lord has for you. We do! And much more, sometimes! Andrea and I hope you would take a few minutes of your the time to read our update. Please rejoice with…