Douglas McClain on April 6, 2016

Here is an update on our visas and drivers licenses. We recieved our visas a few days ago. It seems that they were ready when we received the letter that said to wait for a phone call. We could have had them a month earlier! Oh well, we have them now. They are good for 3 years and we can finally put our passports away. We also applied for our Deutsche Bank credit cards (we had to have our visas for this). They should be here next week. The paperwork for the drivers licenses should be completed by Monday. The...

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Douglas McClain on November 26, 2015

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Douglas McClain on November 14, 2015

Our hearts and prayers go out to the people of Paris and all of France. We live in a world that is marked by pure evil. God has called us here to show others that there is an answer for the evil found in the hearts of all men (including me and you). Some of you have probably been wondering how this has affected us. We are very safe and we thank you for your concern for us. Kathy and I are in Pirmasens, Germany. We are probably a little over 4 hours from Paris. While Germany is receiving many...

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Final Clearance

Douglas McClain on October 1, 2015

In the last 2 hours, we received our CEIM clearance, which is the education wing of ABWE, and we have received our final clearance from Brad, the director of pre-field ministries (he spoke at our commissioning service). Kathy will finish up her class tomorrow, then we will spend timem with our children this weekend, and then it is off to Germany on Sunday. 4 days until we land in Germany!

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The Time Has Come

Douglas McClain on September 21, 2015

This is going out to all of our financial team mates. First of all thank you for your dilligence and faithfulness as you continue to partner with us in ministry, both financially and in prayer. We are presently at ABWE headquarters taking the final step before leaving for Germany on October 4 (in 13 days). Some of you have decided to financially team with us in God's work in Germany, and to begin when we leave for the field. This is a notification to you that the time has indeed come. Again welcome to the team and thank you for...

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