John has been to Ecuador 5 times, the last being in 2011. When he took on a full time teaching job with the Willcox School District (Band & Choir) he no longer was able to go and truly misses those marvelous experiences. Here are some pictures from his second trip to Ecuador in May of 2008 to the
city of Riobamba
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actively partnered with Pastor John and his Youth Ministry
at Wynne Chapel. We have taken two work trips to Naco,
Sonora, Mexico with both youth and adults...We
fixed some leaks in the roof
and painted the girls dormitories.
Here's a few of the orphans with a couple of the student
The R & R Ranch also helped the Youth of Wynne Chapel,
and consequently the Youth of Willcox, by purchasing a
portable sound system. The
Youth Group went every other week on Wednesday nights
and held services in the town of Willcox.
We also helped put on a concert in June. 6
young people came to know the Lord as a result of these
MISSION TRIP to MEXICO:
SPRING BREAK 2004
15-20 John Chapman of R & R and Richard Searle of
Wynne Chapel in Cochise, Arizona led 6 high school seniors
on a mission trip to Navojoa and the surrounding villages.
(pictures unavailable at this time)
28 & 29, 2003- "Reflection"
sang at the 3rd annual "Old Pearce Holiday Festival"
in Pearce, Arizona. There were 2 other groups performing
as well, both Christian!
"Fiddlin' Friends" from the
"Old Time Fiddlers" made up
of Don Eskue and Clarence Irwin. Great guys and musicians!
The "New Family Tradition"
is what Jeff Bost calls his group. They pastor a congregation
in Silver Creek, Arizona. A tremendous way to raise a
"Salt Creek" was back with
us again this year. Great guys and a wonderful band from
the Sierra Vista area.
on our trip to Mexico: September
distributed crayons, toys, etc. from the people at Wynne
is Tomas (in the bed). He donated the property for the
staked at the foundation so Manuel (a local) could begin
work on the septic.
next morning he had already done this!
transported people from San Pedro, Rodeo, Navojoa and
Jitonhueca to worship services
purchased a new amplifier and microphone for the Jitonhueca
went witnessing in the Navojoa neighborhoods. 9 people
accepted the Lord. This is Paco.
people accepted the Lord in Jitonhueca.
threw a "party" for the people after the Jitonhueca
worship service. Praise the Lord.
sang at many of the services
worked in conjunction with the Camp Pastor, Rev. Keith
to plan the music for the four services each day.
time was always a highlight!
young people got together to bring special music (Michelle,
Nicole and Michael)
Music Week: Report
from and of the loft
favorite class was "Leading Student Worship. Sharon's
was Basic Theory and Modulation (for piano). Bea enjoyed
choir the most and we all loved the Bible Studies with
Pastor Brent Taylor from First Baptist Carrollton, Texas.
We had choir practice every morning at 9, worship at 10:15,
followed by a day full of classes. In the evening Bible
Study was at 6:15 followed by special musical concerts.
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