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In Project 5000 is a vision that God gave the Covones to help relieve the hunger needs with families who are out of work due to COVID in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Taking food bags to the elderly widows, and single moms with children is such a blessing. Thanks to our ministry partners’ donations for foodContinue reading Project 5000 →
April 17, 2020: Laborers all around us here are grateful for any work they can get, especially during this COVID-19 season. When these 6 men came to trim the trees and other major yard work at the Pozos Mission Headquarters today, Phil had the privilege of having some distanced but individual conversations, and giving themContinue reading Laborers Hear the Gospel →
On March 22, 2020, just before COVID-19 brought about “shelter in place” requirements, we went out to a ranch about 2 hours away to share the gospel, water filters, bar soap, bleach, hygiene kits, and CDC instructions about COVID-19 and how the people can protect their families. Not exchanging the traditional Mexican hug & kissContinue reading Sharing Hygiene Care →
This small, but faithful, group of believers as they meet outside every Sunday and Friday, whether we are there or not. When we began going to this ranch weekly 4 years ago, there was one brand new believer, and he asked for our help to reach that area with the gospel. While others have committedContinue reading Faithful →
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Covone Ministries 2019Continue reading A Video Overview of Covone Ministries – 2019 →
The Municipality of Zaragoza, San Luis Potosi, Mexico, in the photos below, is a large new area we are working in. Please pray for: *safety in prayer-walking *contacts who will serve as “people of peace” helping us meet more people *sharing of the gospel using water filters to be effective *new Bible study groups toContinue reading New Work in Zaragoza Continues →
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead or All Souls Day) On November 1 & 2, there will be an explosion of color, sugar candy skulls, and “Day of the Bread” bread for sale everywhere! Street parades, parties, singing, dancing, and costumes and makeup make these days so fun. The cemeteries are overrun with flower-sellingContinue reading Día de Los Muertos →
Last week, we were at the “SAT” (like the IRS) office in downtown San Luis Potosí, getting the LAST of the paperwork for the nonprofit we’ve started here in Mexico (called “Loving God, Loving Others). Phil was able to share with one of the officers, answering the many questions about how we’re going to useContinue reading Our New Nonprofit Org. in Mexico: “Loving God, Loving Others” →
The Pozos Mission HeadquartersContinue reading Announcing the… Pozos Mission HQ →
New Bible Study Group in ZaragozaContinue reading New Bible Study Group in Zaragoza →
The prior post is about Sunday’s awesome day at the ranch with 7 people giving their lives to Christ… This video shows Phil leading the people in a serious prayer of surrender to God, all the while Katy and her brother are chasing a baby chicken!! CLICK TO SEE THE VIDEO! Bible study under the mesquiteContinue reading Chicken Chase During Salvation Prayer! →
The Holy Spirit of God defies all logic! Sunday’s course of events at the ranch were a classic example of this.-the 2 Covone Ministries volunteers who usually go and help us couldn’t go today. -God filled their seats in the Jesus truck with Erika and 5 children. Erika gave her testimony for the first time, andContinue reading Seven Came to Christ! →
Today’s Bible study group under the mesquite tree at the ranch… (a long story of God’s amazing grace and power!)First, a little background: Consuelo and her daughter, Estefany, became believers over a year ago in this Bible study group. A few months ago, Consuelo’s husband, Brígido, had traveled to another city to have surgery onContinue reading Bible Study Under the Mesquite Tree →
A few weeks ago, I (Phil) came across this shrine to the “lady of the holy death,” and a prayer written to her (in the background). He took this photo of it. I translated it and here’s what the prayer said: “Oh lady holy death, with your infinite power make yourself present and bring peaceContinue reading Who Are They Praying to? →
Wow, our God is amazing at working in the hearts of the people in the rural areas of San Luis Potosí, Mexico! In spite of the persecution these people will suffer from their friends and families, on May 5, we baptized four new believers at La Pólvora ranch! The Barnes missionary family was such aContinue reading Baptisms at La Pólvora Ranch →
In early May, the Barnes family ( missionaries in Michoacán, Mexico), came to spend a week with us, to work with us making disciples, and training them to make more disciples. Since they have 5 children, we were quite crowded, especially for sleeping space! Lately, the main highway leading from our house to a ranchContinue reading A Missionary Family Visits & Helps Us →
Easter morning, 2019, at this 6:00am service at a little mission church in our city of San Luis Potosí, Phil preached on why resurrection of Jesus is so important. Two men and a lady surrendered their lives to Christ!! We’re humbled at the power of the Word of God.
As of April 26, 2019, all except one in this photo have come to know Christ as their personal Savior through ongoing Bible study group meetings in a rural area of San Luis Potosí, Mexico. They have even been sharing the transforming love of Jesus with their friends and families, despite the persecution that comes.Continue reading Veronica Comes to Christ →