Monthly Archives: October 2015

MY CFCI STORY: KEN BICKEL

Ken Bickel is a retired pastor and seminary professor who, together with his wife, have been on several returning trips to Nicaragua with CFCI. Since Ken’s initial trip in 2012, he has returned 6 times, predominantly to teach preaching to pastors. Ken has taught a variety of courses whilst in Nicaragua, including “The Story of… Read more »

HOW TO WRITE TO YOUR SPONSORED CHILD: A SHORT GUIDE

  From a young age, I was taught the vast beauty and simple importance of sponsoring children. My Sunday school used to collect coins, and pray for ‘Elieth,’ a little girl in Ethiopia. I grew up and saw my family sponsor children.  I saw their faces and photos, posted on the fridge with a magnet…. Read more »

MY CFCI STORY: CHERYL DUNLAP

Cheryl Dunlap is a nurse practitioner and mother who recently went on her first missions trip with CFCI to Costa Rica. Not only was it her first time on the short-term mission field, but also her first time out of the United States. In recent years Cheryl felt the Lord tugging at her heart to… Read more »