RECENT BLOG POSTS

October Update

Last month we announced that we had accepted a volunteer temporary associate pastor position at our home church. To be honest, when we were first approached about the position, we thought it was completely out of left field! I mean, we

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September Partner Letter

  Big Family News! We are very excited to announce that our family is growing! Baby Simons will be making his or her appearance in mid-March. Dara and the baby will be spending tornado season at home in Tulsa, while

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August Partner Letter

Recent Disasters We had a busy spring! Responding to four disasters in three months kept us on our toes. April- Rochelle/Fairdale, IL Tornado May- Bridge Creek, OK Tornado May- Van, TX Tornado June- San Marcos, TX Flooding Tulsa Projects We

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July Partner Letter

Financial Partnership: Will You Become a Monthly Partner? Much of our monthly outgoing expenses are covered by partners like you who have committed to giving on a monthly basis. If you’re not already a monthly financial partner with Right Side

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June Partner Letter

Serving in San Marcos, Texas: Helping Affected Families in the Name of Jesus! The Memorial Day Weekend storm systems brought heavy rain and flooding to Hays County, Texas. The predominantly Hispanic community of San Marcos was heavily affected, as was the neighboring

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May Partner Letter

Bridge Creek, Oklahoma: Helping Affected Families in the Name of Jesus! Last Wednesday evening, an EF-3 ornado hit several small communities in central Oklahoma. None were hit harder that Bridge Creek, OK. We were able to spend a few days working with

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April Partner Letter

Serving in Northern Illinois Helping Affected Families in the Name of Jesus! Last Thursday evening, an EF-4 tornado hit several small communities in northern Illinois. Of the 76 homes in Fairdale, 50 of them were destroyed. We are blessed to be

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March Update!

Spring Has Sprung! At least that is what the calendar says! This picture was taken March 21st in New Jersey. It was a beautiful day, but not exactly what spring should look like. It is a reminder to us that

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February Update from Honduras!

February Update Our Time in Honduras is Coming to a Close! It has been an incredible few weeks in Honduras. We have been able to come alongside the Goodwin family as the serve the people of Gracias, Honduras and the children

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January Update!

Big Things Happening at RSUM! We want to take time this month to thank everyone who partners with us, financially or through prayers. We know that this ministry would not be possible without you! 2015 has started off with a

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