This Fall we’ve had the privilege of unwrapping many gifts from God.  We’ve seen young and old make commitments to Christ, grow in their faith, and experience a life filled with His Spirit.  We’ve grown to two services, opened the Heart & Soul Café and reached out during the Christmas holidays with both an international   Read More …

As most of you are aware, due to the worldwide news coverage, Europe is faced with the greatest migration of people and refugees since the end of World War II. Germany is at the heart of the situation and we are at the heart of Germany here in Heidelberg. There are currently over 2500 Refugees in   Read More …

Many people ask why Europe is considered a mission field when there are churches in every city. While it may be true that the spires of these great cathedrals are visible across the continent, the markings of real faith in the lives of most people cannot be seen. The bottom line is that many European   Read More …

We’ve been back in the States just over a month now and have settled in as a family.  The kids are adjusting and we’ve just about gotten over the reverse culture shock. For the 4th of July, we had a bonfire to roast marshmallows and make s’mores.  I had to stoke the fire a couple   Read More …

  A little more than 10 years ago, we arrived in Berlin with a suitcase, a vision and our 18 month old people magnet – Mercy Claire!  It was the beginning of an adventure that would take us across Europe in serving students. During this time we’ve both planted and assisted in planting university students   Read More …

The weekend before Easter, together with over 20 student leaders from around the country, we headed off to a shack in the woods, up in the hills of Heidelberg behind it’s beautiful castle for 3 days of fun & fasting. Yes, I did just use those two words together in the same sentence.  We fasted   Read More …

Kirk and Amy are pastors in Germany, with a burden to serve all people and a special place in their hearts for university students.  Reaching students allows one to touch the future because students are the future leaders and influencers in society. Together they have ministered to thousands of students from many different nations and   Read More …