Can you believe that we are finished
already? Yes thats right. We have completed New
Tribes Missionary Training phase 2. You may recall that we asked you all to pray
for us as we made a decision of whether to stay another semester. We did decide to
stay and it was a very beneficial time for us spiritually.
Exciting news! On April 11, 1998, at
7:00 a.m. Nicholas Cole Crockett was born. He was 7 pounds 14.5 ounces and 20
inches long. Thank you so much for praying for a healthy baby and safe
pregnancy. Laurel started with a dangerously low-lying placenta, but after much
prayer, it planted much higher.
Our time at
New Tribes Missions Institute was very profitable. We asked the leadership to stay a
third semester and are thankful for that extra time in which we were able to personalize a
lot of the Biblical teaching that we received. Romans 6, 7, and 8 would be the best
way to summarize what we were learning and putting into practice.
|1. To Know Jesus Christ
|2. To Reckon (believe) on Him and my position with
|3. To Yield to Him instead of exalting my flesh as being
Our next step will occur in August when we will move to
Camdenton Missouri for Language School. This
is the last phase before we will go on deputation and on to the field.
Our current long term goal is to participate in establishing a church in a tribe in Papua
New Guinea. While we are in Language School, we will learn the many vital skills
necessary to learn another language and culture and translate the Bible into that
In the mean time... We plan on spending this summer
98 in Deltona, Florida with Laurels parents and our home church family.
I plan on working, but dont know yet which job I will select. Towards the end
of our summer, we plan on visiting our friends and family in Texas.
In Papua New
Guinea alone there are more than 800 different languages.
|God has shown Himself faithful to supply all of our needs.|
|Good health |
|Opportunity to minister in MS |
|Our addition Nicholas Cole|
|Understanding of language skills.|
|Continued health. |
|Continued provision of finances. |
|Safety in travels. |
|Wisdom raising Krista, Kali, and Nicholas|
If you have comments or suggestions, email me at email@example.com , or write to Jason and Laurel
Crockett 1873Dublin Rd. Deltona, FL 32738 Headquarters address: New Tribes Mission; 1000
E. First St.; Sanford, FL 32771-1487.