We’re Still Alive!

In case some of you have been wondering we are still alive.  We’ve just been keeping our heads down …

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Mipela kam pinis!

Mipela hamamas long lukim yupela olgeta!  We’re so Happy to see everyone!  We made made it back stateside on June …

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Couch potato

Just another quick update to send out.  My Co-worker Travis Ray and I took a quick trip into the …

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Allow me to introduce you to my family.  I’m Josh, my wife Melody and our three daughters Sarah (6), Morgan (3), and Hannah (2).  We just recently moved from our long time home of Norfolk, VA to Papua New Guinea where we will fill the role of Tech Specialist in an effort to serve the missionaries in bush locations. Now, about us,  I’m a Missouri native and chose to serve my country out of High School which took me ultimately to Norfolk.  My wife Melody is a native of Norfolk, however she studied at Bryan College after graduating High School and then worked for a ministry that focused on equipping youth pastors in Chattanooga, TN area. We are currently  preparing for a ministry among the Tribes of Papua New Guinea with New Tribes Missions.  I will eventually be serving as a Tech Specialist and Melody will be the homemaker, teacher, and care giver for the girls and I, what a huge task, but she loves it.  We’ve just arrived to the field of Papua New Guinea, and one thing is for certain, its close to the equator where there’s lots of jungle, heat and most importantly, Tribal people.  People who…

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Josh&Mel-115We would love to hear from anyone who would like to know more about our ministry with New Tribes Mission and how we are helping to speed the Gospel to the least reached people groups in the world.

You can Contact us at the following address:

Send Flat Rate USPS packages to:

PO Box 1079

Goroka, E.H.P 441

Papua New Guinea

If you are mailing DVD’s or anything really expensive we recommend using this alternate method of shipping.  Its not as fast however your package WILL get here without being opened and possibly stolen.  But no food items can be sent using this method as Australia is quite fussy about food.

The Australia adress:

Josh Simmons

c/o Trevor Burns

13 Scenic Street

Bayview Heights, QLDS

Australia, 4868

Josh’s PNG Cell: (675) 7365-5115

Mel’s PNG Cell: (675) 7365-5039

Josh’s email: josh_simmons@ntm.org

Mel’s email:   mel_simmons@ntm.org