DUZIE Selfie in Netherlands with Sifra and family

DUZIE Selfie in Netherlands with Sifra and family

In 1991 we started a camp for Missionary Teenagers called MTO (Missionary Teens Only). Thousands of teens around the world have participated in this event (now every summer in both America and Europe).  Most of the time, we are only able to see these teens face to...
Walking the Journey with Local Friends at Home

Walking the Journey with Local Friends at Home

One of the hardest parts of being on the road so often is that we are not able to “Walk the Journey” week after week with those in our local area.  September was a gift of God to us, for we were able to “Journey” with many.  Below are a few...
Sending Out FUTURE LEADERS at GO!

Sending Out FUTURE LEADERS at GO!

This year we had the amazing oppourtunity to speak 4 times at OM’s GO Conference in the Netherlands.  where there were 229 new missionaries from 40 countries speaking 24 languages plus 172 volunteers and staff. Though we were very sick after MTO, God gave us the...
MTO Europe in a Belgium Castle – Our 28th Camp for MK’s

MTO Europe in a Belgium Castle – Our 28th Camp for MK’s

Helping Teens of  Missionaries take one step closer to God & each other! Dan walked down the narrow mountainside trail, after a blindfolded trust experience with 110 teens and leaders from MTO Europe in Belgium. He was surrounded by 11 -18 year old MK’s...
Personal Connections in Michigan

Personal Connections in Michigan

You never want to receive one of those phone calls, especially when you are on the other side of the world, but on the morning of July 8th we got the message that Don Potter (Dan’s father) had collapsed on the front porch and was taken by ambulance to the hospital. ...
CELEBRATING our 28th Camp for MK’s (Missionary Kids)

CELEBRATING our 28th Camp for MK’s (Missionary Kids)

Have your ever looked at the Fruit of the Spirit as a basis for your IDENTITY?  This past week at MTO America with 47 teens, coaches and staff, we did (MTO = Missionary Teens Only)!  July 19-25, 2015 was the roll out for our new theme called, “SHOW YOUR...
CELEBRATING the 6th Year of TeenStreet in Queensland, Australia

CELEBRATING the 6th Year of TeenStreet in Queensland, Australia

On the last day of TeenStreet in Queensland, Australia, we stood just outside the exit curtain saying goodbye to almost 500 Teens, Coaches and Leaders.  There were high fives, handshakes and hugs, we told stories, took selfies and shed a few tears.  For the past week,...

Exposing TeenStreet Brazil Leaders to Organizational INNOVATION

For the last 12 years in Brazil and Remotely, we have coached some Leaders of TeenStreet Brazil, but this week 6 of their LEADERS came to us!  It was an amazing time with Weslley, Rodolfo, Sheder, Eliezer, Tsuy, & Alemao! We pulled together friends and experts...

DUZIE NEWZIE 2014 Special Report … Just the Facts!

*WE COMMUNICATED 165 times in 11 Countries to over 9000 people. *WE SPENT 345 hours on 25 airplanes and in 11 airports. *196 hours WERE SPENT DRIVING to and from Michigan. *WE SOLD 1 house and WE BOUGHT 1 house. *WE SLEPT in 35 beds and WERE AT SEA for 9 days. *We...

A Month of Doing Life & Training at Home

June 4th, 2015 we celebrated 29 years (so far) with Operation Mobilization! June was also a month at HOME.  It has been a long time since we had a month, or at least most of a month at home.  This DUZIE NEWZIE will highlight three very important events from this month...