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THE BLESSING OF THE SHARP FAMILY HERE AT MISSION CENTRAL!

WOW, how the Rev. James and Angelia Sharp Family has grown!  All the way from Montevideo, Uruguay on December 28th, 2021, we were so, so happy to welcome the Sharp Family, and they must be feeding their children special food to make them grow up so quickly. The Sharp family had to have their family photo updated at our trademark…

SPECIAL MISSIONARY MOM COMES TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

The Good Lord had a special plan for Linda Sharp.  She was to be the mother of one of our finest missionaries that the Lord would call to his special calling in South America!  Yes, 7 years ago God called Rev. James Sharp and his family to be our very first missionaries to serve in the darkest Christian location in…

AMAZING VOLUNTEER COOKS PREPARE SUPER MEAL FOR SPECIAL NOT NORMAL VISITORS!

How in the world do we feed all of the thousands of visitors that come to the Lord’s Mission Central?  That’s a question that a lot of people ask us here at this MIRACLE PLACE! The answer is really easy!  It’s because the Good Lord sends special Volunteer cooks.  That’s what happened on December 28th, 2021 when on that Tuesday…

SPECIAL EARLY MORNING VISITORS ARRIVE AT MISSION CENTRAL

Yes, we have very, very NOT NORMAL people arrive at Mission Central, even at 7:00AM on a Monday morning. December 27th, 2021, was no exception, when Dr. David Reddel and his rescue dog, Grace, arrived for a special visit and delivery.  Dr. Reddel was also delivering a MOST NEEDED resource here at the Lord’s Mission Central. For many years we…

SPECIAL DR. MISSIONARY AND STAFF MEMBER VISIT MISSION CENTRAL

What a blessing to welcome The Honorable Missionary Dr. Steve Meyer from Sioux City, Iowa who arrived here at Mission Central for a tour with his associate The Honorable Missionary Kevin Brown of Sioux City, Iowa. These two men are responsible for an amazing ministry of reaching out to families, children, and an orphanage in Tanzania, where Dr. Meyer has…

HUGE AMOUNT OF COOKIES ARRIVE AT MISSION CENTRAL!

What a JOY and blessing to welcome Missionary Cookie Delivers, the brothers, Honorable Ron and Randy Koopmans from St. Paul Lutheran Church at Ireton, Iowa! Ron and Randy arrived in the afternoon of December 13th, 2021, and they had in tow, hundreds and hundreds of wonderful homemade cookies that were needed so desperately here at the Lord’s Mission Central!  These…

SPECIAL COUPLE COME TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL

One of the real “challenges” that we have in the world is the fact that there are some countries that DO NOT ALLOW CHRISTIAN MISSIONARIES to come into certain areas of the world. However, we need to support, pray and encourage these special people, who have to be very careful about their work. That’s what happened here on Wednesday the…

HUGE MAILINGS ARRIVE AT MISSION CENTRAL!!!

It was one of those MIRACLE DAYS at Mission Central!  The Lord sends special Not NORMAL people to send gifts at JUST THE RIGHT TIME! Yes, that’s what happened on November 26th when OLD MISSIONARY GARY  opened  nearly 300 envelopes to help the Lord’s missionaries! Here you see that stack of blessings!  What a JOY to hear from the people…

SPECIAL VISITORS COME ALL THE WAY FROM KNOXVILLE, IOWA TO TOUR MISSION CENTRAL

Two very NOT NORMAL people came from Knoxville, Iowa and stopped here at Mission Central, not expecting to find old Missionary in his office. To their surprise, Old Missionary Gary, was indeed in his office, and we had a time specially appointed, for Missionaries Roger and Cindy Todd to make their “walk in” tour happen. What a real JOY to…

AMAZING SUPER VOLUNTEER COMES TO HELP WITH SPECIAL PROJECT AT MISSION CENTRAL

  For over 25 years the Honorable Dr. David Reddel, Executive Volunteer Webmaster, Video Director and Ariel Photographer has been such a HUGE blessing here at Mission Central. Dave and his family live in Omaha, and who would be willing to drive to Mission Central on a Sunday afternoon to work for 4 hours compiling a historic video and taking…

HANOVER, KANSAS FRIENDS VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

As soon as this couple arrived at Mission Central, I could tell Immediately that they were NOT NORMAL! Who would drive all the way from Hanover, Kansas to see an old set of farm buildings??? MISSIONARIES KEN AND JAN HEUER would do it!!!  They are farm people and they are truly NOT NORMAL!!! They enjoyed their tour and I know…

New Missionaries going to Uruguay, South America visit Mission Central!

The Lord continues to send new missionaries here to HIS Mission Central!  They seem to arrive at “just the right time”, and what a JOY to meet so many of the people that come here, that the Lord sends. Yes, that sure was the case on November 5th, 2021, on that Saturday the Lord sent Rev. Phil and Rachel Jaseph…

Missionary visits Mission Central from Sioux Falls, South Dakota

What a JOY to see how the Lord works.  It was a day that old Missionary had some time to do his office work and get caught up on important contacts that needed to be made that was on laying on his desk in his office. A car drove by, and then that car turned around and stopped at the…

AMAZING NOT NORMAL PEOPLE FROM DAKOTA DUNES, SOUTH DAKOTA COME FOR SPECIAL TOUR OF MISSION CENTRAL!

What a blessing and JOY to welcome four special NOT NORMAL missionaries to the world-famous Lord’s Mission Central on November 2nd, 2021! Yes, Missionaries Dr. Richard Hildebrand, Patty Fundum, Susan VonMinden and Sallie Book came for a special personal tour of the facilities. With them, this special group brought four (4) wonderful turkey’s to be used at Mission Central.  What…

FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN SCHOOL AT SPENCER, IOWA PROVIDES A MIRACLE!

FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN SCHOOL AT SPENCER, IOWA PROVIDES A MIRACLE! What a blessing to have the privilege of speaking in both services and the Bible Class at the very “mission minded” First English Lutheran Church at Spencer, Iowa. However, what a SHOCK, when at the end of the services the representative of the Lutheran School there at Spencer came forward…

IOWA DISTRICT WEST FALL RALLY AT MISSION CENTRAL!

What a blessing to welcome the Iowa District West LWML Fall Rally at the world-famous Lord’s Mission Central on Saturday the 23rd of October!  The attendance was just perfect, and President Jane Morris did just a super-excellent job of leading the meeting. Here in these photos you will see the NOT NORMAL LWML District Counselor, the Honorable Rev. Merle F….

SPECIAL GROUP FROM IOWA AND NEBRASKA VISIT!

Friday the 22nd of October 2021 was a special day as it was set aside for the arrival of some very, very special NOT NORMAL friends.  What a blessing to welcome these special missionary friends from Bellevue, Madison, Seward and Omaha, Nebraska and also from Clarinda, Iowa. These dear friends came for the very first time to this MIRACLE PLACE…

AMAZING EVENT FOR OCTOBER 9TH, 2021 AT MISSION CENTRAL!

  What a HUGE, HUGE BLESSING to welcome Rev. James and Christel Neuendorf of Puerto Rico and Deaconess Kim Bueltmann of Leipzig, Germany to come and present and report at Mission Central! It was truly a day that we will long, long remember. Here you see the collection of the pictures taken this special day at the Miracle Mission Central…

YOUNG MISSIONARIES SWORN IN AS MISSIONARIES FOR THE REST OF THEIR LIVES!

What a JOY and BLESSING to have the next generation of our churches come and to sworn in as missionaries the rest of their lives. That’s just what happened on the evening of Wednesday the 6th of October, when a group of youth came from St. Paul Lutheran Church in Ida Grove, Iowa under the direction of Missionary Pastor Neil…

AMAZING COUPLE COME FROM RAPID CITY, SOUTH DAKOTA!!

People who are truly NOT NORMAL will be willing to drive from Rapid City, South Dakota all the way to little old Mission Central in the hills of western Iowa to see this place in the middle of nowhere! Yes, that’s just what Jerry and Pat Jessen did on Monday the 4th of October!  They wanted to see the facilities,…

LONG, LONG TIME MISSIONARY FRIENDS SPEND TIME TOGETHER AT MISSION CENTRAL!

  It was a very, very special day, when our dear long, long time missionary friend in Christ, the Honorable George Mack from Algona Iowa came to visit Mission Central. George and Gary have been friends for nearly 50 years, and without God sending special friends like George, old Missionary Gary could NOT have kept on serving the Lord Jesus…

HORNICK, IOWA AND SEWARD, NEBRASKA VISITORS  COME FOR EARLY MORNING VISIT!

Two very, very special ladies wanted to visit Mission Central.  They only had a limited amount of time…and the only time they could come was early in the morning….and so, at 7:50AM they came to visit the world-Famous Mission Central. Yes, the daughter, Jodi Shull of Hornick, Iowa came to Mission Central with her dear mom, Gloria Wiemer of Seward,…

GOD’S SPECIAL PLAN FOR BRIAN AND KAREN!

It was one of those “real miracle days”.  It was a very, very heavy schedule day with work and appointments on Saturday morning the 18th of September.  There was so much to do and also work had to be done at the end of the day. Old Missionary Gary, was supposed to be there…it was all planned out, when two…

SPECIAL GUESTS DRIVE HERE FROM WATERLOO, IOWA

What a JOY and blessing to welcome some very special friends from Waterloo, Iowa.  Yes, Don and Ann are special friends that cared enough to drive over to visit Mission Central. It would have been so easy to just “pass by”…and not take the time to stop, but, what a blessing to have these friends see what the Lord has…

FRIENDS COME FROM DESHLER, NEBRASKA!

FRIENDS COME FROM DESHLER, NEBRASKA! Each day we have the privilege here at the Lord’s Mission Central to welcome truly special people!  To make the effort to come nearly 4 hours to visit this NOT NORMAL PLACE…is something that normal people would not do!!!  However, on September 9th, 2021 Dennis and Joyce Schmidt of Deshler, Nebraska came for a special…

SPECIAL GROUP FROM OMAHA COME FOR A DAY TOUR!

What a JOY and blessing to welcome a special group that was put together by our wonderful missionary friends, the Honorable Missionaries Bob and Dottie Zink from Omaha, Nebraska.  It always takes a special NOT NORMAL couple to organize a trip, and that’s just what Bob and Dottie did on September 7th, 2021!  What a JOY to welcome these folks…

AMAZING NOT NORMAL PEOPLE COME FROM LOGAN, IOWA!

What a special JOY and blessing to welcome the Honorable Missionary Pastor Daniel Steeb and the members of his congregation from Immanuel Lutheran Church at Logan, Iowa to Mission Central to enjoy a tour of this MIRACLE place! It was a very special time as the Bible Class wanted to make a “mission tour” and come and see this miracle…

AMAZING NOT NORMAL COUSINS COME TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!!!

What an amazing 2 cousins came from Vancouver, Washington and Peoria, Illinois to visit the World-Famous Mission Central.  Yes, NOT NORMAL people are willing to drive that far to visit Mission Central. On Friday the 3rd of September 2021, we were able to welcome Mike Schallhorn and Tim Peterson to visit Mission Central.  Mike Schallhorn is from Peoria, Illinois and…

A SPECIAL PASTOR AND HIS MISSIONARY DAUGHTER COME TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

What a blessing to welcome Rev. Jason Rensner and his daughter the Honorable Missionary Hayden Rensner, who is headed to the Czech Republic where she will be teaching, training and equipping people in darkness in this land where nearly 80% of the people are total atheists!  Hayden is needed desperately in this land of darkness, and she will bring the…