Author Archives: Eddie Blick

About Eddie Blick

I am a retired journalism teacher and a member of Temple Baptist Church in Ruston, La. This blog is one of several that I created as outlets for my interests.

SEND>>Los Angeles: ‘People here are opening up and being more receptive and interested’

Seth Scriber provided the following update on Temple college students’ activities in Los Angeles. Previous posts related to this summer’s SEND work in Los Angeles are available here and here. First of all I would like to again thank everyone for … Continue reading

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SEND>>Chicago brings ‘fresh wind in the Windy city’

Participants from Temple Baptist Church are among those who are active in Chicago this summer as a part of SEND>>North America. Fewer than 10 percent of the residents of the metropolitan Chicago area are affiliated with an evangelical church. As the … Continue reading

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SEND team’s efforts reach many in south Louisiana

Jenna Price provided the following update on Temple college students’ activities in Grand Isle, La. See SEND North America for an overview of similar efforts that are going on nationwide. July 10, 2015 Seven weeks ago, Andrew, Riley, and I left the city of Ruston … Continue reading

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‘Workers are multiplying’ in efforts to reach Washington, D.C. for Christ

Casey Casady provided the following update on Temple college students’ activities in Washington, D.C. For an overview of mission efforts in that area, see the North American Mission Board’s SEND>>Washington DC page. Our teams just got in on Monday (July 6), of course … Continue reading

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Los Angeles: Fertile field for ministry

Amid the glamour associated with Los Angeles, Calif., the need for a Savior often goes unmentioned. More than 10 million people live in the metropolitan Los Angeles area, but fewer than 1 million of them are affiliated with an evangelical church.  … Continue reading

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Los Angeles team reaches people through variety of venues

Seth Scriber provided the following update on Temple college students’ activities in Los Angeles. I apologize for not writing an email last week, it was very busy! My sister and girlfriend came and visited me last week and it was so … Continue reading

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Activities increase in Los Angeles

Seth Scriber provided the following report on Temple members’ activities in Los Angeles, with accompanying photographs. Hello everyone, This week has been a blast! The teams arrived on Monday, and I couldn’t have been happier to see all of my … Continue reading

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More pictures from Hungary mission trip are posted

Here are some additional pictures from Temple’s 2015 mission trip to Hungary, during which Temple members are using Bible stories as they teach English to Hungarian students. Please continue to pray for that mission effort as well as those in … Continue reading

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Pictures show efforts in Hungary

Here are three pictures from Temple’s mission group in Hungary, where our members on the mission trip are teaching English through use of Bible stories. The photographs show advanced, intermediate and beginner groups being taught.

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Habitat efforts provide new home for family

The Coleman family celebrated the new year in a new home, thanks to volunteers from Ruston, La., with leadership from Temple Baptist Church. Angela, Brianna and Nicholas Coleman, who had been living in a rundown trailer, moved into their new … Continue reading

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