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Building update following second visit

21 October 2017 | by Bixby

Thank you for many expressions of interest and for your prayers regarding the recent building opportunity our church has been given. It has been more than a month now that in a conversation with the owner of the restaurant where our church presently meets, he mentioned that he had heard somewhere of a building that […]

Letter regarding potential building purchase

20 October 2017 | by Bixby

Below is a letter that seeks to explain our current situation as we look toward the possibility of purchasing a building for our church plant. It is from a friend and fellow church member Vincent Dormieux, a French businessman who is part of the leadership in our mother church at Saint Denis. We trust it will help you better understand the opportunity […]

Building update

29 September 2017 | by Bixby

September 29, 2017 Dear friends, We thank the many who prayed regarding an important meeting we had yesterday concerning the possible purchase of a church building. For those who are interested, I’m including below the report I wrote last night to our church people (translated into English, of course). If you want to know more […]

Additional facts about potential meeting hall

29 September 2017 | by Bixby

For those who are interested in more information about the building we are considering for a future meeting hall, here are few facts.   How we came into contact with the owner: The CEO of the business (among other ventures, he owns multiple Ford and Citroën dealerships) told us that we were lucky to have […]

Urgent prayer request regarding a new meeting place!

26 September 2017 | by Bixby

Please join us in prayer regarding some recent developments concerning a new potential meeting place! Here are the details: Two weeks ago I discovered that the owner of the restaurant where we meet on the Lord’s Day was unhappy that our children’s chairs were leaving marks on the floor in the waiting area of the restaurant where […]

Some spring activity before we hopped into summer: June

19 July 2017 | by Bixby

The last six months have been a whirlwind in many ways, and we have had very little discretionary time to post anything about all that’s been going on here. So without further adieu, we’ll give you a few pictures to at least hit the highlights … June 3-5: Tim preached and our entire family attended a […]

Some spring activity before we hopped into summer: May

19 July 2017 | by Bixby

The last six months have been a whirlwind in many ways, and we have had very little discretionary time to post anything about all that’s been going on here. So without further adieu, we’ll give you a few pictures to at least hit the highlights … May 19: We had the joy of hosting in our […]

Video update

7 December 2016 | by Bixby

Below is a homemade video Ruth recently made in response to a request by a ladies missionary group. We hope it will give you a better glimpse into our lives and remind you to pray for us.   Password: trbixby.france  

Fall “Discovery Meetings” in new location

24 November 2016 | by Bixby

We have held our last two “Discovery Meetings” in a new location: the unused restaurant of a local hotel in the neighboring town of Garges-lès-Gonesse. By way of reminder, these Discovery Meetings are special evangelistic services held on Sunday afternoon. Over the course of the last year and a half, we have held more than 10 […]

Mission Team from Cleveland Park Bible Church

20 August 2016 | by Bixby

CPBC Team, July 8-18: Deuteronomy 4:9 contains one of many admonitions in Scripture to look back and remember what God has done, being sure to recount His works to the generations to come: “Only take care, and keep your soul diligently, lest you forget the things that your eyes have seen, and lest they depart […]