Happy Thanksgiving from the Asbury Family! We’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving this week…yes even in Mexico…and we want to take time to reflect on just how much we have to be thankful for. First, we want to continue to thank you, our donors for faithfully giving to us over the past two years. Although we have … More Giving Thanks
And just like that another summer has come and gone. Our kids are back in school and we are back in a schedule. As much as I (Mandy) enjoy the summer months of school breaks and mission teams, I´m always ready to get back into a set schedule with bed times and alarm clocks. And … More Embracing Who We Are Not
Last week, I (Mandy) was able to experience my fifth Sports Crusaders Mérida mission trip and it amazes me how these trips seem to get better and better each year! We had a great group of girls that came down for our volleyball mission. Click HERE to see some amazing photos from our trip. These mission … More It Just Keeps Getting Better
¡Hola from Mérida! Our family prays that you had a good Easter and that spring time temperatures are finding you! We´ve experienced our first few 100+ degree days here and we are in the middle of a dry season. Its amazing how a cool, cloudy day can really brighten your spirits here!! Since arriving in … More If You Fail to Plan, then You Plan to Fail…Or Just Go With the Flow
The year is moving quickly, March is here, and we are finally done with immigration for a while. This week was our final trip to immigration, at least until November. Our visa applications were accepted several weeks ago but last Wednesday we picked up our green cards or tarjeta verde. So, it is official, we … More It´s Official!
Hello from Mérida, Yucatan! This is my (Tyler) first time posting. We made it through January! It is hard to believe how quickly the year is moving by, but 2018 is off to a good start for the Asbury family. We started the month finishing up Christmas celebrations. January 6th is Three Kings Day … More Where God Is Working
We have been living in Mérida now for three weeks. Our first few weeks have been fun, exciting and a little crazy–especially when we are driving!! We have loved seeing the boys adjust to life in a different country. Everything gets compared to America (for now). They’ve found that some things are very different while … More Settling In
This adventure has seen its share of challenges and triumphs. Although we hoped that we would be in Mérida by now, we know that God is in control and we can see how he is working. We have settled on a date of December 15th and are so ready to get to work! Last Wednesday, … More Counting Down the Days…
I (Mandy) was able to serve on two separate mission trips to Mérida this summer. In June I was able to help lead our volleyball mission trip. And in July I helped lead our basketball trip and Brady was able to go for his third straight summer! Our volleyball team was able to serve … More What a Great Summer!
Here it begins… Our family has answered the call into full time missionary work in Mérida, Yucatan. We will be serving with Sports Crusaders doing sports evangelism in and around the city. This blog will keep everyone up to date with our pictures, stories and progress. We are very excited about this opportunity and will … More The Adventure Awaits