Important Summer 2020 Announcement and COVID-19 Update

Valued Guests,  As you know, we have been monitoring the COVID-19 situation very carefully. While planning for this summer, we have considered a multitude of factors, including government restrictions, the health and safety of our guests, students, and staff, and our ability to physically prepare for camp amongst all of the current restrictions. It is hard to imagine, we have gone …

The Gospel is Not on Pause

At first blush, the combination of stay-at-home mandates, social separation, and masked faces make sharing the gospel right now seem impossible. Where do you go from here? The believers at Philippi struggled with similar questions as the Apostle Paul entered two years under house arrest. With the early church’s best gospel preacher sidelined, evangelistic ministry appeared out of reach. But …

Courage to Face Our Fears

Did you know that the most common command in the Bible is “fear not”? This command especially speaks into those types of anxieties and worries that are out of our control. God knows we need to be regularly reminded of this–  especially with all of the extraordinary things that have been happening these past few weeks. What a scary place …

Pray for Alumni in Healthcare

Word of Life Bible Institute Alumni are serving all over the world in a variety of healthcare settings. We believe that it is extremely important to pray for our brothers and sisters working in the healthcare field. We’ve gathered some prayer requests from other Alumni so that you can join us in praying for those who are serving in the …

Important Information regarding (COVID-19)

April 3, 2020 UPDATE Dear Student and Parents,   I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. I am reminded of Psalm 46:1-3, which says,   God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore, we will not fear, though the earth gives way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam and the mountains …

Word of Life Ministries Prayer Requests

April 3, 2020 Word of Life is grateful to all those who have committed to praying for us in the past, and we would like to humbly appeal to you once more for your intercession on our behalf. Despite these challenging times, we know that God is in control, that He has not changed, that He is good, and that He hears …

No Shadow of Turning

In the last three weeks we have seen unprecedented global change, both in terms of the scope of the change as well as its speed, and we are sure that more is coming. Nobody is exempt from its effects. It feels like somebody pushed us all into class five rapids at the same time, or strapped us into a rollercoaster …

The current circumstances surrounding our health and safety along with the concerns for the stability of the world’s financial markets could cause anyone to struggle with anxiety, fear, panic, and worry. A number of people have asked Word of Life’s Biblical Counseling Center about some good resources, so our Director of Counseling, Joe Schenke, put together a few biblical counseling …

Encouraging Ways We are Connecting with Your Student! 

Students and Parents,  Spring is here in the Adirondacks and we are enjoying the sunshine from our homes.  Although this is a time filled with unknowns, we are thankful that the Lord continues His work regardless of our circumstances. He is giving us new creativity to accomplish what He lays on our hearts amid our restrictions. The staff at the Bible Institute are hard at work to make sure your …