The SAMS Blog
The SAMS blog is a collection of works from our short and long-term missionaries out in the field, SAMS news, and other Christian outreach ministries we support. If you would like to receive the blog posts by email, click on one of the blog posts and then click the box ‘notify me of new post by email’ at the bottom of the post or just ‘subscribe’ with your email at the top right hand of the page. Join Us. Thank you.
We talked with SAMS Missionary April Sylvester currently serving in Zambia to learn what Young Adults should know about serving as a missionary overseas. Here are five things she wants you to know: 1. Some days will be super busy and exciting! Check out...read more
- "What is your favorite part about Belize?" - "We don't know. We've never been there." - "You're moving there for a year and you've never been there?!" - "Yep!" We have had the above conversation more than once. More often than not, it would continue with comments...read more
You know my name! More than a month ago, Erika had introduced herself to the elderly man sitting across the table from her. We were at the weekly lunch for the houseless and unemployed that our family and Fellows attend on Tuesday afternoons. “My name is Gus,” the man replied. Erika…read more
Here is a short list of books that focus on mission and other related topics. What mission focused books have you read and recommend? Leave a comment! The Call: Finding and Fulfilling the Central Purpose of Your Life by Os Guinness The Call continues to...read more
Now that we’ve shared our exciting news, it’s time for us to give you an update on ministry life here in Belize. Back in August David and I were blessed to be able to take our annual vacation for a few weeks. We ended up going to back to Peru…read more
Alright, everyone. I know it’s dangerous to say things like this, but here goes. This is the first of a monthly blog series about what it’s like to grow up as a child in the Solomon Islands, written by people who have done some of their growing up there....read more