News Update for CHRISTWORKS and Our Projects

NEWS UPDATE — NOVEMBER 2020 We do not post many news updates, and usually the occasion is a mission trip. COVID restrictions for entering the Philippines have kept us from returning, but we are still engaged with those we love at IFL. We chat with children or staff several hours… Continue reading

Urgent Call for Help and Prayer for IFL

A message from Roland and Faylene Beard on October 31, 2020: We received unusual communications from the director of the Institute for Foundational Learning (IFL), Pat Capwell about the situation at IFL, where we make our mission trips. The COVID situation, which continues to lock down much of the Philippine… Continue reading

Creation Magazine Publishes Article on the Author of “A Study of God’s Creation”

The story of the article began several years ago when Roland was beginning to share biblical creation by observing the heavens with a home school support group. A few years later he was invited to speak at a conference in the Philippines, but declined to be the primary speaker, suggesting… Continue reading

Two Silver Bracelets

The lady with clear eyes and a big smile reached down and drew out a gift of two silver bracelets. She wanted me to have something from her so I would remember to pray for her.  Despite her recent diagnosis of terminal cancer, nothing could rob her of the joy… Continue reading