We have had several families experience bereavement during this past week. One of our Chin/Burmese ministry team, Pastor Chin’s father passed away in Myanmar from a lung related illness. He was a ministers as is she. Also the Thakbal’s and Sang Bik’s family lost a close friend from their very village in Matupei, Chin, Burma. Sang Bik, Peng Len Thakbal and Thang Tlang are traveling to Iowa today for the funeral of their friend.