Following is an excerpt from Andy Coyle’s current newsletter.
With just about one month into the 2013-2014 Bible School year, I can say quite honestly that it has been a whirlwind of emotion, difficulty, surprise, and joy. I guess I should not have expected anything less within service to our Lord. Going into this fall, we knew our numbers were down for a variety of reasons. We began with four students and Katya from last year (who started late). Within two weeks, one student left under mysterious pretenses, and we had to dismiss another. Two students remained. Needless to say, we felt a great sense of burden and concern regarding our situation. Yet it seems God had a plan. Since last Friday, the student who left has returned, and we have gained two new students. Praise the Lord. We are now back up to 5 students and the student . . .