Monthly Archives: February 2016

Global Impact Celebration Finale

     The Global Impact Celebration at Lavon Drive Baptist Church (Garland Texas) finished last night with some great preaching by Dr. Ed Gibson. Dr. Gibson served as a missionary with Baptist International Missions (BIMI) in Japan, and then joined the … Continue reading

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Missions Conference (GIC) LDBC

     Today is the last day of the Lavon Drive Baptist Church Missions Conference (Global Impact Celebration).      This morning the Missionaries went to Sunday School classes to present their mission fields. Our (Crusaders) class was blessed with a presentation … Continue reading

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Missionary Christmas at GIC

     Last night Lavon Drive Baptist Church held a missions banquet and missionary Christmas celebration for our visiting missionaries. We had the pleasure of attending the GIC banquet with Pastor Duane and Lori Myers of Calvary Baptist Church in Mesquite … Continue reading

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GIC In Home Connection

Global Impact Celebration (GIC) In Home Connection      Last night Lavon Drive Baptist Church had their "In Home Connection" )day 2 of the GIC Missions Conference. Our class had the pleasure of meeting with Steve and Vanessa Morror (and little … Continue reading

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Global Impact Celebration LDBC

Global Impact Celebration      Last night was the kickoff of the Global Impact Celebration (GIC) at Lavon Drive Baptist Church in Galrand Texas. Global Impact Celebration is Lavon Drive's annual missions conference. The conference is set up differently than most … Continue reading

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Missionaries to Cyberspace Jan/Feb 2016 Newsletter

"When you go on the internet, please pray for the Hoffman Family – your missionaries to Cyberspace."   Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!   The Latest News: Please continue to pray for us. Bob went … Continue reading

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WordPress Monitoring

     Part of the WordPress disaster recovery training I attended this week brought some good resources to light. One of the excellent tools allows me to monitor each WordPress website I host and maintain to see what versions of WordPress … Continue reading

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WordPress Security

I have been taking webinars this week on WordPress security. We are hosting about 100  websites at this time. As I go through the security logs on our websites, I can see the various attempts that are being made on the websites … Continue reading

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Working on display

Working on updating the display for the upcoming Global Impact Celebration at our home church (Lavon Drive Baptist Church) in Garland Texas. The statistics and website examples are at least five years old. 

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Toolkit Ministries

The last three days we have had the pleasure of having Dr. Nancy Shields of Toolkit Ministries Inc. stay with us. We are hosting her websit (toolkit-ministries.com). In addition to the fellowship, I had the opportunity to provide some training … Continue reading

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