Von Raeder

Change of Plans

January 12, 2023

Change of Plans We are in the second week of our Nepali language course. We spend at least five hours per day in language study. This includes the three-hour class Monday through Friday, a forty-five minute walk each way to class, and half hour of homework each day. Our instructor Ruth is exceptional, and we […]

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Please Pray

January 5, 2023

Please Pray Prayer Requests: Our language class, and the ability to learn the Nepali language. Our business. Our ability to go to school, build the business, and serve in ministry. The resources needed to accomplish what we are called to do in Nepal. Also, praise for God’s provision. For the incredible church growth in the […]

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Happy Anniversary!

December 29, 2022

Happy Anniversary! This New Year’s Eve December 31 is our thirty ninth wedding anniversary! We met in May of 1983, became an “item” in October of 1983, and were married on December 31, 1983. God has blessed us with a life of adventure. We are each other’s best friend as well as the love of […]

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Merry Christmas!

December 22, 2022

Merry Christmas A very Merry Christmas to all of you. Thanks so much for all of your love, encouragement, prayers, and support. We appreciate your interest in our ministry as we continue to encourage, equip, and edify the Body of Christ by serving the Nepali Church. We pray for you and hold you in our […]

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A Suddenly Moment

December 16, 2022

“But as for me, my prayer is to you, O LORD. At an acceptable time, O God, in the abundance of your steadfast love answer me in your saving faithfulness.” Please pray for: The various Christmas outreaches that House of Hope Church and other churches are doing during this season. Our family as this is […]

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Something to Think About

December 9, 2022

Something to Think About

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Let the Little Children Come Unto Me

December 1, 2022

Solukhumbu Ministry Trip 1. Junbesi Grace Church On Sunday November 13th we left Kathmandu with Pastor Chhiring Sherpa for a 15-day ministry trip to 5 churches in the beautiful and remote region of Solukhumbu. Solukhumbu is in the Everest region of Nepal. The fellowships are small, and the believers are in need of biblical training […]

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Everest Basecamp

September 23, 2022

Everest Basecamp We are blessed to be going with pastor Chhiring Sherpa to Everest Basecamp. We will Lord willing, have the opportunity to build relationships with the people of that rejoin and pray. Our hope is to be able to return in the off season and spend more time with the people in the Khumbu […]

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Goodbye USA

September 16, 2022

Goodbye USA Well, we had a great visit to Colorado and tomorrow September 13th we fly to Nepal! Lord willing, we should arrive Thursday morning September 15th. Thank you for your continued prayers for us as we embark on the next stage of our Christ journey. “God, the Lord is my strength…he makes me tread […]

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Off to Colorado

September 9, 2022

Prayer Requests Off to Colorado Please keep us in prayer as we are Colorado this week catching up with old friends and visiting pastors and churches before leaving for Nepal next Tuesday, September 13th. Ministry Updates In Good Hands “But I trust in you, O Lord; I say, “You are my God.” My times are […]

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