Recently, I (Jami) spent much of the time at the ranch Bible studies crying (happy tears)! Here are 3 of the ladies who are lives that have been totally transformed by Jesus. Today, we heard story after story from them of how God is using them to bring their families and community closer to knowing JesusContinue reading Transformed by Jesus
Nothing happens by accident! We met A.J. in Mission, Texas one November, and he has been working hard to raise money for water filters for Covone Ministries ever since!The filter attaches to a bucket or container, and purifies up to 150 gallons of water per day, for up to 10 years! Water filters are anContinue reading Access ministry: water filters
In October 2020, Phil was invited to preach for the “Reformation Celebration” at the Presbyterian Church Cuidad Valles, San Luis Potosi. This town is four hours from the capital city where we live, and is the town where Phil grew up. His parents were missionaries there for 35 years, and they planted 31 churches in theContinue reading preaching in ciudad valles, san luis potosi, mexico
The Problems: Few evangelical churches (buildings) and most are not reaching their communities with the gospel Rural areas lack churches within reach The Solution: Disciples must multiply in (and outside of) homes Your Role and Ours: Lead people to Christ and train them to start house churches
In the spring of 2020, God led us to start Covone Ministries’ Project 5,000. Many of our U.S. ministry partners added a special donation for food bags to their monthly gifts. We used this as an opportunity to teach growing believers in the house churches to give to others, while sharing their faith. Covone Ministries supplied the food bags, andContinue reading Disciples are making disciples!
Demons Are Real! (by Phil) As we got started at a recent Bible study, I noticed that a young woman was sitting behind me, by a wall apart from the circle. I didn’t think much about it and got things started with prayer as we usually do. A few of the participants are new Christians whoContinue reading Demons are Real!
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