Archive for June, 2011


Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

Dear Family and Friends!

Yesupadam and I are enjoying a relaxing (and productive) week in Austin with wonderful friends, while our kids are spending the week at a camp in New Mexico with a youth group from Texas! So far they are doing very well…please keep them in prayer as this is a first for them and us. :) We will be together again on Sunday, to continue on our very busy 2 months of travels ‘around’ the US.


You may remember the story of the 8 month pregnant young lady who was brutally beaten along with her husband, while trying to bury their 1 1/2 year old daughter in the state of Orissa. She then lost the baby as well…2 children in 2 weeks. GOD WILL WORK ALL THINGS OUT FOR GOOD FOR THOSE ┬áLOVE HIM AND ARE CALLED ACCORDING TO HIS PURPOSES! In answer to all our prayers, the men who beat them became CHRISTIANS AND WERE BAPTIZED!! And a church is now being built in this previously staunch Hindu village! They have completed the walls, and have requested our help to complete the roof…which will cost around $1,000 USD. AND, this dear young woman is now pregnant again! PRAISE THE LORD FOR HIS REDEMPTION POWER! Thank you for praying…the Lord hears and answers. :)

India…our school year begins again next week, middle of June. Please pray for:

-2 more teachers needed for our primary classes by next week, as we have had to add more classes to accommodate all the students!

-provision of $40,000 USD to add an extension to our existing school building.

Next week of Travels…please pray for our family…

*leave Austin Sunday afternoon, drive 5 hours to Lufkin to meet up with our kids

*Monday, 13th-rest day for kids to recoup from camp!

*Tuesday, 14th-drive 9 hours to Wichita, KS

*Saturday, 18th-drive 2 hours to Stillwater, Oklahoma

*Sunday, 19th-speak in New Covenant Fellowship, Stillwater, OK

*Monday, 20th-drive 9 hours to Sioux City, Iowa

Thank you so much for standing with us in prayer, and for your generous support of Love-n-Care Ministries around the world. We are eternally grateful!

with love,

Yesupadam, Monika, Bethany and Benjamin

US CELL# 936-240-7203

House Dedication!

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

The church was dedicated in January, and on March 22nd the Pastor’s home was dedicated. It took maybe a month to build, and now the Pastor and his wife and 2 boys have moved from the 1 room ‘shack’ they were renting at the foot of the church, to the beautiful 3 room home attached to the church. They are so happy and so blessed!