Michael & Sherri Carlson

Growing God's Kingdom in Europe one church at a time!

Wish List of the Carlson's Ministry

People often ask us for specific purchases which would be strategic for our ministry in Europe, so we're offering this "Wish List". Please click here to give immediately (acct. 111509). Also, contact Michael or Sherri to tell us of your gift or to get more information. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Estimated Cost Item Requested Notes
$963Michael's flight to Michigan 
$963Elizabeth's flight to MichiganThanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$305Sherri's flight to Michigan
$658Sherri's flight to MichiganThanks to HCC in Michigan!
$575Sherri's 2016 room and board for the conference she coordinates
$260Sherri's travel to conference in Switzerland
$105Elizabeth's Czech visaThrough 2018!
$105Sherri's Czech visaGod's gift through PPRBC!
$105Michael's Czech visaThrough 2018!
$66Authorized translations of documents for visa renewals
$100Gift toward persecuted house churchThanks to a friend in NC!
$100Gift toward persecuted house churchThanks to a friend in CO!
$575Sherri's 2015 room and board for the conference she coordinatesThanks to friends in Michigan!
$110Sherri's travel to conference in SwitzerlandThanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$1281Rebecca's airfare to visit us in Italy in MayThanks to friends in Michigan!
$1281 Sarah's airfare to visit us in Italy in MayThanks to friends in Michigan!
$162Remaining costs for Rebecca and Sarah's flightsGod's gift through PPRBC!
$199Flight for Sherri and Italian church planter to attend the women's conference in TurinThanks to friends in SC!
$59Transportation and shipping to women's conference in TurinGod's gift through PPRBC!
$58Groceries for Thanksgiving outreachGod's gift through PPRBC!
$55 Food for evangelistic birthday partyGod's gift through PPRBC!
$736Remainder of Sarah's ticket to see us for Christmas 2015Thanks to friends in SC!
$500Part of Sarah's ticket to see us at ChristmasThanks to a friend in Hadley, MI!
$913Michael's ticket to 2015 mini-furloughThanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$913Elizabeth's ticket to 2015 mini-furloughThanks to friends in Michigan!
$913Sherri's ticket to 2015 mini-furloughThanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$185Meals at Sherri's Swiss conference 2015Thanks to a Michigan family!
$320Lodging for Sherri's Swiss conference 2015Thanks to a Michigan family!
$1,425Sarah's flight to visit us in Europe this summerThanks to a Michigan family!
$188T-shirt and banner for evangelistic event in Monterosi, ItalyThanks to BVC's Harvest offering!
$196Whiteboard and songbooks for church plant in Piombino, ItalyThanks to BVC's Harvest offering!
$340Travel to Sherri's Swiss conference (bus, flight and train!) 2015Thanks to a friend in Comstock Park, MI!
$104PrinterThanks so much!
$67Evangelistic Thanksgiving partyThanks to BVC's Harvest offering!
$476Laptop for MichaelThanks to a friend in Cary, NC!
$500Sarah's flightThanks to a friend in Fayetteville, GA!
$200Sarah's flight to visit us at ChristmasThanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$561Sarah's flight to visit us at ChristmasThanks to a family in NH!
$1,199Rebecca's flight to visit us at ChristmasThanks to a family in NH!
$393Visa application fees for the Czech RepublicThanks to a friend in Comstock Park, MI!
$560Road trip to Italy. Fuel, sack lunches, and tolls.Thanks to BVC's Harvest offering!
$550Housing to and in ItalyThanks to BVC's Harvest offering!
$280Meals and gifts for unbelieving friendsThanks to BVC's Harvest offering!
$200Sarah's flight to visit us in Europe this summerThanks to a family in NH!
$3,375 Apartment deposit and rental contract in the Czech RepublicThanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$100Certification of birth certificates for EuropeThanks to friends in New Hampshire!
$186Copy of (blank!) criminal records from ItalyThanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$199Translation and authentification of above
$345Travel to Sherri's Swiss conference (car, flight and train!) 2014Thanks to a family in NH!
$185Meals at Sherri's Swiss conference 2014Thanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$340Lodging for Sherri's Swiss conference 2014Thanks to a friend in Chicagoland!
$1000>> Already contributed toward purchase of a used 2011 Volkswagen Golf (if still available)Thanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$2100>> Already contributedOffering at a church in Grand Rapids, MI!
$3400>> From the sale of our car in Italy
$1000>> Contributed on 1/30Thanks to a church in Newnan, GA!
$1000>> Contributed on 2/1Thanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$4600>> Contributed on 2/4Thanks to friends in Vienna, VA!
$2135 more years of the Mission For You websiteThanks to friends in Comstock Park, MI!
$3,000Cost of shipping our belongings from Italy to the Czech RepublicThanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$640 Flight to the Czech Republic - ElizabethThanks to friends in Rockford and G.R., MI!
$640 Flight to the Czech Republic - SherriThanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$640Flight to the Czech Republic - MichaelThanks to friends in G.R., MI!
$3,625 Gift towards Czech language studyThanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$309Travel to March 2013 conference in Colorado Springs and meeting with Entrust's president about a possible partnershipThanks to a partner in SC!
$684March 2013 conference for Michael on how to train othersThanks to friends in Hudsonville, MI!
$603Sherri's flight to the Milan conference and back to the USAThanks to several friends!
$500April flight to Sherri's conferences in both Switzerland Thanks to a friend in Hudsonville, MI!
$560Additional travel and lodging expenses for Sherri's Women Training Women conferenceThanks to a friend in Grand Rapids!
$519November travel for Michael and Sherri to Pioneers conference in Orlando, FLThanks to BVC in Rockford, MI!
$234October travel for Sherri to Colorado for further training in how to lead conferences for women Thanks to friends in Hudsonville, MI!
$551May 2012 travel for Michael and Sherri to Brno, Czech Rep. for a ministry vision tripThanks to friends in Chicagoland and Grand Rapids!
$2272Travel for Michael, Sherri and Elizabeth for 2012 furloughThanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$862 Travel for Sarah's travel for 2012 furlough BVC's Harvest Offering and HCC's trust fund gift!
$105 Renewal of Sarah's passport at the US Embassy Thanks to friends in Hudsonville, MI!
$500 Rights to publish Randy Alcorn's Grace and Truth Paradox. A big thank you to K and S!
$700 Fees paid to American legal consultant Thanks to friends in Hudsonville, MI!
$780 Sherri's travel to lead the Women to Women conference in Switzerland Thanks to friends in Hudsonville, MI and Cary, NC!
$399 Computer for Michael's online ministry Bella Vista Church's Harvest Offering!
$733 Rebecca's trip to be with us at Christmastime Bella Vista Church's Harvest Offering!
$1800 Pioneers' "Connection" Conference Bella Vista Church's Harvest Offering!
$1454 Rebecca's trip to Italy in 06/2011. Thanks to friends in Grand Rapids, MI!
$100 Translation of The Omega Course Thank you Hadley Community!
$200 Translation of The Omega Course (first part of manual 2) Thank you Hadley Community!
$280 Sherri's travel to lead the Women to Women conference in Switzerland Bella Vista Church's Harvest Offering!
$500 Sherri's food and housing at the Women to Women ministry training in Switzerland Thanks to a friend in Hudsonville, MI!
$575 2011 fee for internet and phone A big thank you to K and S!
$780 Sherri's trip to Pioneers conference in Croatia (Sherri went alone to cut back on costs to our supporters) Thanks to friends in Vienna, VA!
$1100 Rebecca's trip to visit us in Italy for CHRISTmas break Thank you to friends in Rockford, MI!
$530 2010 fee for internet and phone Thank you to Hadley in MI!
$539 New computer for Sherri's expanding ministry to Italian and missionary women Thank you Whitneyville in MI!
$400 School materials for Rebecca's first year in the USA Thank you to Hadley in MI!
$200 Inner city Grand Rapids missions trip for Rebecca Thank you to friends in Rockford, MI!
$350 March 2010 airfare to Switzerland  Thank you to Tim and Jessica in NC!
$1,614 Michael and Sherri's airfare for 2010 mini-furlough Thank you Bella Vista in MI!
$1,614 Rebecca and Sarah's airfare for 2010 mini-furlough Thank you Ken and Lori in MI!
$679 Elizabeth's airfare for 2010 mini-furlough Thanks to friends in Vienna, VA!
$2000 2010 Pioneers' orientation conference in Orlando, Florida Thank you Bella Vista in MI!
$500 2009 Publishing rights for a Randy Alcorn novel Thank you Bella Vista in MI!
$6,000 2008 Translation and publication of The Case for Christ Thank you Bella Vista in MI!

To give for these "Wish List" items, please let us know by email and give to "Carlson 111509" online or via mail by printing this giving card and mailing it to:

10123 William Carey Dr.
Orlando, FL 32832
1.800.755.7284

Case for Christ

First Church to Receive The Case for Christ!

Berni (left) and Marco received the first copy of The Case for Christ on behalf of the church God allowed us to start in 2004. This book project is a "graduate" of our Wish List!

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