On Location

Being on the JV Care Team, to serve, help and pour into our staff who serve in 13 Central and Eastern European countries, is an honor and pleasure. But, on Wednesday, I will get the opportunity to be poured into as a participant among a group of 41 JV singles (North Americans and JV Nationals),… Read More »

13 years

“And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted. “Sing praises to the Lord, for he has done gloriously; let this be made known in all the earth.” – Isaiah 12:4-5 On this day, 13… Read More »

an earthly, yet heavenly perspective…

As we enter the new year, many of us are looking forward with new goals, and directions, while some are looking to the past on what took place, or reminiscing. Right now for me, it’s remembering my dad, who past away three years ago, tomorrow. I recently found this photo of the time our family… Read More »

a brother’s story

Meet the brothers, Andrej (Left) and Marek (Right), who both love hockey, and now, both love Jesus! Their mom had been praying for her sons to come to know the Lord, personally, since birth. At age 13, Andrej became a believer, and a few months ago, Marek, age 17, did too. And, it’s all because… Read More »

part of the Josiah Story

King Josiah was 8 years old when he became king. His father was an evil man, & grandfather was even worse with many murders, human sacrificing & idol worshipping during his throne. However, when King Josiah was 16, he sought after the Lord, & by the time he turned 26, God used Josiah to bring revival… Read More »

may I present…

May I present to you Mr. and Mrs. Martin Figura! I’ve shared Martin’s story in the past; how God introduced me to Martin after his brother, John, attended an English camp and soon afterwards, became a believer. His prayer was that Martin and his parents would put their faith in Christ as well. Martin and… Read More »

JV Canada Board Meeting, Camp Meeting & Fall Conference

Coming Soon – JV Canada Board Meeting, Camp Meeting and Fall Conference After the wedding, I will take a few days of solitude to rest in the Lord in the Slovak mountains before returning to work in the Czech Republic. There, I will participate in our JV Canadian board meeting, train our staff on recruiting… Read More »

But God | camp reflection

You are here! was our JV Camp theme for this summer. It was an opportunity for us to build trust and community, sharing Jesus through English, music, and sports with students to see where they are, and where they want to be. In hopes with each of them leaving camp having a personal relationship with… Read More »

Homeward Bound

After 51 days, 18 beds, 4 countries, 3 great camps, many planes, trains and automobiles, and serving and visiting with so many brothers and sisters in Christ connected with Josiah Venture, it’s time to come home! “But our citizenship is in heaven, and from it we await a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ,” –  Philippians… Read More »

Remembering Jan Hus | martyred for his faith

Remembering Jan Hus who was martyred for his faith, 600 years ago. Before Martin Luther, there was Jan Hus. “Moreover, dearly beloved in Christ Jesus, stand in the truth you have learned for it conquers all and is mighty to eternity!” – Jan Hus.