No Matter the Conditions!

Even though Doryimo Junior High was packed into a small, hot room full of sweaty students, the 106 students were attentive and lively, answering all the questions I asked them. Thanks to God, 102 of them accepted Christ as their personal Savior!

Not What We Expected

I started doing discipleship with a teen from the church we’ve been serving in. He had been going to church for 5 years together with his family. In our first talk, I asked him about his salvation, but even though he said a lot of nice truths, he never mentioned a personal encounter with Jesus. It was then when he …

Prayer Support

Keturah Lake and her husband Skip are new missionaries on the field with WOL Launch. Skip is currently a student at WOLBI Jeju and Keturah is helping in the office. They were also involved in English Winter Camp. This is what Keturah shared was a highlight of camp for her, “I cannot speak Korean but I saw what an important …

Reconciliation

Anyone who knows anything about the history between Japan and Korea knows that Koreans and Japanese should hate each other, that is without the love of God. At WOLBI Jeju English Winter Camp we have Japanese WOLBI students in the cabins working with Korean campers. One Japanese student, Isaya Koike whose parents work with WOL in Japan, told how surprised …

I am Not Used to Sharing the Gospel with Strangers

Emily is a Korean WOLBI Jeju student. Last month was the first time she was a camp counselor. She was very nervous because she “was not used to sharing the Gospel with strangers.” But she prayed and asked God to help her. Her first week of camp one of her campers had a lot of doubts about her salvation. After …

“Teacher, I Want to Believe in Jesus”

WOLBI Jeju Korean student, Peter Ban-Seok Lee was a counselor for the past 3 weeks at English winter camp. One of his campers the second week named Tony was from a non-Christian family. He knew nothing about Jesus. So Peter said to him, “If you have any questions about Jesus, just come to me secretly (ie. privately) and I can …

Random Girl

When Stonington Baptist Church from Paximos, PA was loading to drive the 350 miles to Word Of Life Snow Camp, at the last minute a random girl who they had never met showed up to go. They asked here how she heard about camp and she said the kids were talking about it. Stonington did have a couple of teens …

BOGO – Bring One Get One

Stonington Baptist Church from Paximos, PA brought 64 teens to Snow Camp on week 1. Their marketing campaign was, every student that brings an unsaved friend to camp gets to come to camp free. When the Gospel was given the first night of Snow Camp, over 20 of the students from Stonington accepted Christ.

A Happy Camper

Cooking for camp can be a thankless job, but not always! I’ll never forget a 6th grade Korean American boy named Sam coming through the dinner line. Face beaming, he said, “This is the best food ever! Please tell the cook for me!” So I did!