Our September Missionaries of the Month are Bruce and Jay Hansen.
The Hansen’s work with Literacy & Evangelism International coordinating ESL classes and teacher training in the Caribbean.
They live in California where they are establishing ESL classes for Hispanic adults in the community.
1. Pray for the English Language Ministry in California: that the students would hear and accept the Gospel while learning English.
2. Pray they would find and be able to train a great administrator/coordinator for one of the ministries in Haiti.
3. Praise and prayer for Sara and her recent marriage to Marc Atoui, as well as for Brynna and her recent engagement to Kishan Patel.
4. Prayer for upcoming literacy trainings in Haiti and for the possible ministry opportunity in Hawaii.
Here are some examples of active mercy ministries Cypress Ridge is involved with in the community:
- Lifechoice Pregnancy Center. LifeChoice provides counseling, pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, and much more for women facing unexpected pregnancies. You can read more about this ministry here: www.lifechoicepregnancycenter.com
- The Mission of Winter Haven. A Gospel-centered food pantry in the city that provides breakfast and lunch meals for the homeless and needy in the community. You can read more about this ministry here: www.themissionwh.org
- Heart for Winter Haven. A faith-based organization committing to networking churches, non-profits and businesses to better care for the vulnerable in our community. You can read more about this ministry here: heart4wh.org