Belgian Evangelical Mission What a great illustration! A fish in an aquarium at the bottom of the ocean… Isn’t this sometimes how we are living? We are comfortable in our own bubble, we need nothing more. But of course, we have failed to realise that we are missing the point! All of us are striving … Continue reading Leef je in een viskom in de oceaan? Do you live in a fish bowl in the ocean?
Mentorschap: We zien een grote spirituele opwekking bij jonge christen twintigers die William de afgelopen jaren heeft begeleid of input heeft gegeven. Ze hebben zich georganiseerd in een groep die wekelijks samenkomt en zijn vurig in hun gebeden. Dit is niet gekomen zonder tegenaanval van onze vijand. Bid voor hen, dat zij de Heer ondanks … Continue reading Oogsttijd
Mentoring: We are seeing a great spiritual awakening in young Christians in their 20s whom William has mentored or had input over the past several years. They have organised themselves into a group that meets weekly, and are fervent in prayer. This has not come without counterattack by our enemy. Pray for them, that they … Continue reading Harvest season
We all have our favorite holiday traditions, things that subtly get us ready for that special time of the year. Carols, the church Christmas program, decorating the house and tree, choosing the perfect outfit for the party, advent calendars, wrapping presents, shopping for the big dinner--all building up to the days at the end of … Continue reading Not Home for the Holidays
We all have our favourite holiday traditions, things that subtly get us ready for that special time of the year. Music, decorating the house, choosing the perfect outfit for the office party, advent calendars, the church nativity, wrapping presents, switching on the coloured lights, shopping for the big dinner--all building up to the days at … Continue reading Not Home for the Holidays
Please take time to read this important article. "Jesus calls us to live by the culture and values of His Kingdom, which are often out of phase with the culture in which we’ve been raised. However, He calls us to spread the Good News of His Kingdom in this world. How can we build bridges … Continue reading Culture is key
Sharing the Joys of New Life We’re blessed to have found our place here in the mission bookshop in Genk. We've been thinking a lot about the way we are able to serve the churches and Christians in Belgium. We’re available 5 days per week from 10 AM to 6 PM for anyone who has … Continue reading April News from the Bodes
Jaarverslag/ Last Newsletter of 2017 Nederlandse vertaling onderaan Dear friends, This year has brought extraordinary changes to our lives. We’ve joined the Belgian Evangelical Mission as full time missionaries immersed in a rewarding ministry equipping and encouraging Belgian Christians in their faith and witness by managing the mission bookstore in Genk, Belgium. We are the … Continue reading Het einde van het Jaar / Year end
Het Goede Boek Genk is gesloten voor inventaris 31/12/17 t.e.m. 15/01/18 See you next year!
We are thankful for all your love and generous support! We always thank God for all of you and pray for you constantly. As we pray to our God and Father about you, we think of your faithful work, your loving deeds, and the enduring hope you have because of our Lord Jesus Christ. First … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving