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Posts by David Bayne

2013 Year in Review

24 December 2013
David Bayne

WMF Argentina :: El Verbo Entre Nosotros Grateful for your partnership and prayers in 2013! January David Bayne began a study program in spiritual direction and formation. March WMF Argentina partnered with Iglesia Bautista de Constitución in providing an after school program, Acompañamiento Educativo, to neighborhood children and families. Walter Forcatto continued his Masters program […]

Acompañamiento Educativo :: End of School Year Celebration

9 December 2013
David Bayne

This month WMF Argentina (El Verbo Entre Nosotros) is grateful for a wonderful school year serving children and families in our Buenos Aires neighborhood. Our WMF community partnered with Iglesia Evangélica Bautista de Constitución in providing an after-school program for 25-30 children who attended each week. In addition to helping the kids with homework, the […]

A Summertime Advent Reflection

5 December 2013
David Bayne

David Bayne contributed an Advent reflection to Christine Sine’s annual Advent blog series on Godspace. The theme of this year’s series is “Coming Home: Uncovering Our Roots in the Advent Story.” The Advent series includes daily reflections, prayers, resources and a weekly podcast. You can check out David’s Advent reflection and the entire Godspace series […]

November :: Updates & Prayer Needs

6 November 2013
David Bayne

Thank you for partnering with WMF Argentina in prayer. Here are some specific ways you can pray for our community these final two months of 2013. 1) WMF South America Regional Retreat This January 18-23 four WMF South American communities will join together for our Regional Retreat in La Paz, Bolivia. The retreat will include […]

Voices for Hope: Walter Forcatto

1 October 2013
David Bayne

Walter Forcatto recently contributed to the blog series, “Voices of Hope,” on the Sari Bari India blog. You can read Walter’s reflection by clicking here…

Acompañamiento Educativo :: Winter Update

26 August 2013
David Bayne

It may be winter in Buenos Aires, but the cold has not slowed down our after-school program, Acompañamiento Educativo! This school year WMF Argentina (El Verbo Entre Nosotros) continues our partnership with Iglesia Evangélica Bautista de Constitución in providing an after-school program two days a week for the children in the neighborhood. In addition to […]

Leroy Barber Visits Buenos Aires

19 April 2013
David Bayne

This week Leroy Barber, WMF Board Member and Mission Year President, visited our community in Buenos Aires. We are grateful for the time Leroy took to be present with us. Our few days together sharing life, friendship and conversation around the table was a blessing and encouragement. You can read Leroy’s blog reflection (“Jesus Sitting […]

Scarves, Scarves, Scarves

6 August 2012
David Bayne

The winter chill continues in Buenos Aires. The cold makes daily life extra difficult for our friends who live on the streets or in homes without electricity or heat. This winter we have been able to share 42 handmade scarves with our friends. We are grateful for all the love and care that our friend […]

El Verbo Entre Nosotros

11 July 2012
David Bayne

We are happy to announce that our local organization, El Verbo Entre Nosotros, is now officially registered in Argentina. We praise God for this answer to prayer! Thank you to all who have prayed and encouraged us in this process. We celebrate and look forward this next season of community and ministry. Our Argentine board […]

Reflecting on Simplicity by Grace Marshall

16 June 2012
David Bayne

This year Grace Marshall joined the WMF Argentina community for a 3 ½ month internship, as a follow-up to her Servant Team experience in 2010.  Throughout her Servant Team and internship, Grace reflected on the WMF Lifestyle Celebrations in the context of life, community and service in Buenos Aires. She wrote a series of reflections […]