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    APARTADO

    POSTAL

    306

    SALTILLO.

    C OAHUIL A. ME XIC O 25000

    cnrtrt

    njune

    98

    Rodney

    n d

    Maysel

    No rth ru p

    c e l e b r a t e d their 39 t h

    w edding ann iversary .

    They

    have

    been

    on th e

    Mexican Mis s i o n

    F i e l d

    38 y e a rs wor king o u t

    o f Saltillo

    M e x i c o

    s i nce

    J an ,

    1950 .

    Th e y

    h a v e

    seen

    th e

    M e x i c a n C h u r c h e s o f C hr i s t grow

    from

    l e s s than

    1 5 min i s t e r s

    a n d 25 c o n g r e g a

    t i o n s

    to

    over

    300

    congregations

    3

    n a t i o n a l

    c o n v e n t i o n s p e r y e a r alo n g w ith te n

    o r

    more

    camps a number o f reg io n a l c on ve nt io ns w it h

    tvjo Mexican D ib le c o l l e g e s

    be side s

    Colegio

    Bibl ico , v/hich a re a l l direc ted and m o s t l y

    supported

    by

    the

    Mexican

    churches.

    Uo

    \

    TH E MARK NORTHRUP FAMILY

    Mark C a l e b

    M a r k M a g d a l e n a

    Be r e n i c e and A n a Silvia

    Mark was A

    months

    o ld when Rodney and

    Maysel

    Northrup

    moved

    to Sal t i l lo ,

    Mexico

    Thirty

    of

    h is 37

    years

    he has

    spent

    on the Mexican Miss

    io n

    f ie ld ,

    working

    in

    camps

    co n v en t i o n s

    church

    planting and raising a

    family

    V/hen

    Mark

    m a r r i e d M ag dalen a he became an

    in -

    t an t u n c l e

    to

    some

    30 o f M a g d a l e n a s nieces

    and ne phe ws. Jorge Gasta-neda a ne jiiew-of

    Magdalena is co-minister

    with

    Mark

    in

    the

    est

    ablishing of

    a new

    congregation

    in

    S a l t i l l o

    Here Jorge i s baptizing a Mexican teacher

    converted

    through a c or re sp o nd en c e c o ur se sent

    out by

    the m issionaries in the

    Mexico

    City area.

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    n-1 \

    WOULON

    T YOU SAY

    THIS SORT

    OF

    THING

    POINTS

    U P T H6

    GREAT N E ED F OR

    EXPANDING

    F O R E I G N

    MISSIONS

    I

    H N HO

    LT MIR

    th e Northrup s home base often serves as a staging

    resting repairing of vehicles or recovery area for ^^ssionaries or groups

    ...depending on their needs...going as far south as

    Honduras

    Central

    erica. In this case David Lucas group on i t s

    way

    to help

    build

    the

    Bible College in Queretaro Mexico stopped to pick

    up

    Bob

    and interprlter. Groups like this

    often help

    out with

    things

    here at

    the

    ranch

    t o o .. .Th i s

    group helped us pour a cement roof.

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    APARTADO

    POSTAL 306

    SALTILLO.

    COAHUILA. MEXICO. 25000

    ? .

    Summer 1986

    I Rodney

    and Maysel

    Rorthrup I \

    MUITI-PURPOSE VEHICLE

    The Multi-Purpose

    Vehicle will be such a bless-^^^

    jl

    i ^

    I/Vt.

    in - to us. I t may not

    get

    us

    everywhere tha t we

    might want to go such as the 7 villages you can -

    see

    from

    the

    Devil*

    s

    Back

    Bone i f you

    have

    f ield glasses)

    highway between

    Durango

    and

    Kaz-

    a l a n . Mexico on

    th e

    wes t

    coa s t ,

    ' , . . T j X X o -opnTg-

    wgLL

    rr beats walking

    tq

    chijhch.

    Mark i s

    busy making spec ia l adap ta t ions lo r ooesntit-uhouote-

    the trim to Indianapolis .

    We

    saved

    over

    2,000

    dol la rs

    by paying

    cash

    and a

    simi l iar Alu

    minum Value Van in the States cost nearly 14-000

    dol la rs

    more than

    the 10,000 do l l a r s we pa i d .

    The only

    thing

    we are uncomfortable about

    is

    the 2,200

    dollar

    loan we must pa.y one church by

    the

    first of Oct. 1986 and the second

    loan

    of

    2,500 dollars

    we owe

    the bank about Christmas

    Day

    1986.

    Please pray with us that we

    will

    be able to use the van well and please

    he lo us wi th

    t he se

    l o ans .

    y

    ^

    -P-J

    Street

    Church

    of

    Christ

    was found-

    M ed in the home of Anacleto Sanchez

    E3B - . .a

    leper.

    The confessions of

    m n Anacleto and his wife Rita were the

    ^^lllljjjri

    ^ orthrups w also started in their

    r

    crises,

    the

    Llave

    St, congregation

    fn e x p n dand

    they

    are

    ^ f beginning to

    build

    a two

    story

    build-

    ing. They

    are a

    thriving congrega-

    \ I

    where the elders do

    the preach

    ^J ' their building your

    offerings

    should

    be

    sent

    to Family and

    Missions

    Ins t i

    tute designated

    for

    the Llave S t,

    tOMj

    coHtPieure

    If

    toa

    Do.'t want

    uv>-.

    . .

    TOeur ooN-r ee

    So

    osAiAATit/ Chur ch o f

    Ch r i s t

    b u i l d i n g .

    QUOTE-WELL

    rr BEATS WALKING TQ CHIJHCH.

    DOESN'T ITUHlSuOTE '