Karla Koll October 2015 Newsletter

Rev. Dr. Karla Ann Koll
Serving in San Jose, Costa Rica
Latin American Biblical University
Presbyterian Church (USA) Mission Co-worker

Dear companions in mission,

October is upon us. We here at the Latin American Biblical University (UBL) are looking toward the end of our academic year, but there is still lots to do. The on-line bachelors’ programs are just about ready to present to the government for approval. We are advancing on the plans for three on-line masters’ degrees. We are excited about the possibilities the future offers for reaching more students throughout Latin America, though we still don’t know from where all of the resources will come to make it happen.… Continue

Karla Ann Koll provides updates on Presbyterian World Mission

The Rev. Dr. Karla Ann Koll was our guest preacher June 28th. She has been a PC(USA) mission coworker since 1986, and FPCNH has been supporting her work for about half that time. Currently she teaches at the Universidad Bíblica Latinoamericana in San José, Costa Rica. Her students come from a number of different Latin American countries, and range from Pentecostal to Roman Catholic in background.

After coffee hour, Karla spoke to a group of about twenty. She began by talking about the current shortfall in Presbyterian World Mission funding, which will result in the termination of eleven mission co-workers by December 31 of this year.… Continue

Karla Koll – June 2010 Prayer Letter

Greetings from Guatemala as folks here begin to recover from the passage of Tropical Storm Agatha. I had hoped to get this letter off yesterday, but I have yet to talk to Judith Castañeda, the General Coordinator of CEDEPCA. The most of the CEDEPCA staff in Guatemala City were able to gather in the office yesterday. Many of the people who work at CEDEPCA have been helping in shelters in their neighborhoods. I hope there will be some official communication from CEDEPCA for all of you soon. Here's the news I do have. [...]