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We're officially accepted to CIM!

Good news! We are accepted to the Center for Indian Ministries at Oak Hills in Bemidji. We can't wait to share more with you about what being Full-Time (missionaries) Staff for CIM and Mokahum will look like for the Kastenbees... Thank you all for your prayers in this process so far. We are now raising prayer support for the coming months of decisions and seeking God's will for our lives in ministry with Native Americans in Northern Minnesota. Please join us in going to our KING in petition for His Will to be made  clear for us as far as raising support, buying a home, working at Mokahum, finding a local native church...etc, go.

We signed our lease here in Littleton (yes--we'll eventually have a ten month old baby sharing our one-bedroom apartment with us--and Maggie!) through the end of June 2012, and will move to the Bemidji area the second half of next June.

Progress, people. We are making progress! Praise God.


Congratulations!! I am impressed by your patience and perseverance as you waited on God's leading on this. I know this is something very close to your heart, and I am so excited for you guys and what lies ahead.
I will keep you in my prayers going forward and please let us know if we can do anything to help support you in this!
Thanks Tami!
We're getting anxious now as we move into the next "real" steps of being on staff... We appreciate your prayers, and We'll do our best to keep you updated! (obviously by we, I mean me, and likely on the blog)

We'll be sharing about it in III Strands I think in October. I'll let you know as it gets closer if you want to come visit and hear more!

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