Ministry Day & life in Surabaya

Thought I would summarize our ministry day through photos.

This is the location of ICA West where we meet before heading out for ministry and the location of one of the campuses for the church.  Huge Mall
This is the location of ICA West where we meet before heading out for ministry and the location of one of the campuses for the church. Huge Mall
These dudes help cars back out into the roads, kind of! Put their lives at risk over and over.
These dudes help cars back out into the roads, kind of! Put their lives at risk over and over.
Can you say Motorcycles...wow
Can you say Motorcycles…wow
View from the roof of the Mall where ICA is located
View from the roof of the Mall where ICA is located
Mei and her daughter talking with the family in the car we get toted around Surabaya inside of.
Mei and her daughter talking with the family in the car we get toted around Surabaya inside of.
Isn't she a beauty queen!  And notice the hands of Preston...he copies everything you do these days.
Isn’t she a beauty queen! And notice the hands of Preston…he copies everything you do these days.
Antony on the right and our driver Ridwan deciding which way to get us to the ministry for today.
Antony on the right and our driver Ridwan deciding which way to get us to the ministry for today.
These bikes are traveling at 3 times the speed as us and sometimes three wide in about a 3 foot space.  Note Preston photobombing at the age of 2!
These bikes are traveling at 3 times the speed as us and sometimes three wide in about a 3 foot space. Note Preston photobombing at the age of 2!
There are a lot of people in that van.
There are a lot of people in that van.
See what I said about the kids, they are having fun driving though!
See what I said about the kids, they are having fun driving though!
Outreach with the kids under a tarp in the center of a graveyard.  It's the only place the local community will let them meet. Dangerous to get to!
Outreach with the kids under a tarp in the center of a graveyard. It’s the only place the local community will let them meet. Dangerous to get to!
Just taking it in as they learn english through a kids book about animals.
Just taking it in as they learn english through a kids book about animals.
Jaiden did all the breakouts with some new friends!
Jaiden did all the breakouts with some new friends!
and more friends
and more friends
and more friends...this is an amazing picture!
and more friends…this is an amazing picture!
The locals were going crazy over the twin factor!  Joslyn and Jenna felt like celebrities.
The locals were going crazy over the twin factor! Joslyn and Jenna felt like celebrities.

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Looks like a poster for a hunger campaign, but just a family trying to learn english and Jesus in a graveyard.
Looks like a poster for a hunger campaign, but just a family trying to learn english and Jesus in a graveyard.

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The pastor and founder of the church in the community is this man on the right.  11 years of ministry that began with a bag of rice and a prayer.
The pastor and founder of the church in the community is this man on the right. 11 years of ministry that began with a bag of rice and a prayer.

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coloring A for Apple
coloring A for Apple
This is what happens when a boy gets tired in the heat of the day.
This is what happens when a boy gets tired in the heat of the day.
This is someones home.  Consider yourself blessed.
This is someones home. Consider yourself blessed.
We made the challenging walk into an area just on the edge of the Red Light district just outside the graveyard
We made the challenging walk into an area just on the edge of the Red Light district just outside the graveyard
You can see the homes scattered amidst the tombs.
You can see the homes scattered amidst the tombs.
anyone need to go potty?
anyone need to go potty?
Look closely...tons of these around this place
Look closely…tons of these around this place
The teens learning in the church building that is pastored by the guy pictured earlier.  They cannot have church here, but can do english studies.
The teens learning in the church building that is pastored by the guy pictured earlier. They cannot have church here, but can do english studies.

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Twin power.  They feel famous.  Look at their faces drinking it up.
Twin power. They feel famous. Look at their faces drinking it up.
Steven wanted pictures.  The kid is studying 4 languages and is very smart.
Stefanus wanted pictures. The kid is studying 4 languages and is very smart.

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A humble home.  Cool looking though!
A humble home. Cool looking though!
Just for fun around the hood!
Just for fun around the hood!
Family outing
Family outing
Can't imagine
Can’t imagine
wow, these guys were flying too!
wow, these guys were flying too!