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09 Apr Posted by in Message from Gary | Comments

Message from Gary

Message from Gary

by Gary Barrett ~ A couple of weeks ago, Rhonda and I attended a wonderful Resurrection Day Celebration at church. I love Easter and what it means to all of us who are in Christ Jesus. After Jesus died and was buried; He did not stay in the tomb; He rose on the third day […]

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26 Mar Posted by in Message from Gary | 6 comments

Resurrection Day! The Same Spirit Lives in You!

Resurrection Day! The Same Spirit Lives in You!

by Gary Barrett~ So much could be said about Easter.  Easter is the most profound event in the history of mankind; it truly changed the course of history–and still is changing the course of history even today. Have you ever thought about this?  Had the resurrection of Jesus Christ never happened, there would be no […]

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06 Feb Posted by in Message from Gary | Comments

Changes in direction

Changes in direction

by Gary Barrett ~ In 1980, while living in Seattle, Washington I became deaf. I lost my job. Rhonda and I lost our friends. The church we attended, I could no longer hear the music or the pastor preaching. I didn’t know sign language and I couldn’t read lips. My life was turned upside down. […]

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03 Dec Posted by in Message from Gary | Comments

Born to Die

Born to Die

by Gary Barrett ~ Something to ponder.   I wonder what it was like that first Christmas Eve? We can try to imagine what it was like for Mary and Joseph.  But I wonder what it was like in Heaven…as the birth of the Son of God was about to happen? Here’s a side to […]

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25 Oct Posted by in Message from Gary | Comments

Message from Gary

Message from Gary

by Gary Barrett ~ Rhonda and I had a wonderful weekend, Saturday, October 17 to Sunday, October 18. Deaf Ministries Worldwide (DMW) had a booth at the DeafNation Expo in Portland, Oregon on Saturday and I had the privilege of preaching God’s Word on Sunday at North Creek Deaf Church in Vancouver, Washington. We thank God for […]

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05 Aug Posted by in Message from Gary | Comments

Amazing Journey Continues

Amazing Journey Continues

by Gary Barrett ~ It’s wonderful to be back home in the Great Northwest.  We are slowly getting settled in and almost have everything unpacked and in it’s place.  It was a great trip but an exhausting trip too.  Moving isn’t for wimps, that’s for sure.  We traveled over 3,200 miles and God’s protection was […]

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Florida to Washington in Pictures

Florida to Washington in Pictures

by Gary Barrett ~ Thank you for your prayers; God answered! We praise God for His protection all the way from Florida to Washington State!  Everything worked out great driving the 26′ truck pulling the 12′ trailer; plus everything worked out great driving the van. The weather was great (most of the time), however when […]

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24 May Posted by in Message from Gary | 2 comments

On our way to Seattle!

On our way to Seattle!

by Gary Barrett ~ UPDATE–Moving day didn’t happen the way we imagined it would…however, FINALLY, we’re on our way to Washington State–WHERE IT ALL BEGAN! We planned to leave Saturday, May 23 for Seattle.  The men arrived to pack the 26′ U-haul truck..and as the day went on…we realized the truck was not big enough.  We turned […]

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04 May Posted by in Message from Gary | Comments

We’re almost there!

We’re almost there!

by Gary Barrett ~ UPDATE–We leave for Seattle in less than 30 days! The cost to move and relocate the ministry to the Seattle area is $5,000. We’re excited to let you know $3,000 has been donated and only $2,000 is needed.     With your help we can meet this urgent need TODAY. Every gift […]

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17 Apr Posted by in Message from Gary | Comments

Surprising News…

Surprising News…

by Gary Barrett ~ Rhonda and I are moving and relocating the ministry back to where it all began in 1980–Seattle, Washington. It was in 1980 that I became Deaf. Rhonda and I were only 27 years old and had been married seven years. I never would have imagined that, now, 35 years later God […]

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