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In the Beginning

In the Beginning

In the Beginning “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.”  John 1:1 The first words of the book of John echo the first words of Genesis, “In the beginning …” As we begin a New Year, it is a good time to consider new beginnings. […]

Overflow Resolution Challenge

How will you live out the Great Commission in 2022? Jesus’ command to His disciples, and to all believers, is very clear.  Hear Jesus’ famous words from Matthew 28 – the passage known as The Great Commission. And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go […]

The Name that is Above Every Name

The Name that is Above Every Name

The Name that is Above Every Name “She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” (Matt. 1:21) In Bible times, and still sometimes today, names were given to communicate something significant about the child.  Typically, the name is […]

The Response of Faith

The Response of Faith

 The Response of Faith “I am the Lord’s servant. May your word to me be fulfilled.”  (Luke 1:38) The gospel of Luke opens with two accounts of miraculous pregnancies.  Certainly you are familiar with the second pregnancy, the birth of Jesus to the Virgin Mary.  But the first pregnancy was also miraculous, although not to […]

RLI Moving Forward

RLI Moving Forward

As the world has been in the midst of a global pandemic for the last 6 months, mission team sending organizations have been greatly impacted, and RLI has been no different. We have been forced to see this pause as an opportunity to reexamine who we are and what the Lord is calling us to […]

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Participant Perspective: Guatemala

Two years ago a team of brothers in Christ joined the work of Potters House in Guatemala City. Our task for the week was to renovate a house for the family of Hortensia Ramirez.  We jumped in, ripped the roof off the house and began scrubbing the walls removing 19 years of dirt and grime. […]

Sponsor Spotlight: Arlington Capital Advisors

Sponsor Spotlight: Arlington Capital Advisors

Arlington Capital Advisors is a premier boutique investment bank focused on delivering successful results to their clients. Their financial professionals provide unbiased, strategic, qualified and technically sound advice to middle-market business owners on mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations, raising capital and other corporate finance matters. The Arlington Capital team has first-hand experience in working with family-owned businesses, […]

Orphanage Update

Orphanage Update

Reel Life has been blessed to participate with (un)adopted and Niños de la luz in the Dominican Republic through funding the construction of a second boy’s home. As the structure is in its final stages of completion, the home will open the possibility to bring more boys in that have been living on the streets […]

Reel Life becomes ECFA Approved!

The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced this past July the accreditation of Reel Life International. ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising. Reel Life International joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America that have […]

Annual Banquet A Huge Success!

Annual Banquet A Huge Success!

Thanks to everyone who attended or supported our annual missions banquet back in July! Click the link below to watch a very special video from the event. We were honored to have Mexican Medical Vice-President and Missionary Craig Libby as a guest speaker, along with trip testimonials from local guests George and Jill Shamblin, the […]

Baton Rouge Disaster Relief Update

Most have heard about the epic flooding which occurred in Baton Rouge and surrounding areas in mid-August, but the severity of the disaster is much more significant than many realize.  Over 60,000 homes were seriously damaged in the flood, many losing most or all of their possessions. Including businesses, the number of damaged structures exceeds 100,000. […]

Record Participation with Remarkable Results

Record Participation with Remarkable Results

Reel Life has enjoyed steady growth over the years, but 2016 has already seen record participation. Through the first 3 months, well over 100 people took part in one of our short-term trips. In addition to record growth, we have also seen incredible results. Field partners were supported and encouraged, a variety of humanitarian aid […]