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!

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
$211 Sherri’s room and board at Italian women’s training event in 2017
$118 Sherri’s travel to/from women’s training event in 2017
$1575 Sarah’s flight to be with family in Brno for Christmas Uncovered portion
$32 Translation of Michael’s evangelistic preaching notes by unchurched friend Pray for the message to touch her!
$1351 Rebecca’s flight to be with family in Brno for Christmas (and to get wisdom teeth pulled more economically) Our first experience with “medical tourism”. A+
$28 Quick trip by Sherri to Prague to counsel unchurched friend in crisis
$208 Sherri’s room and board at Italian women’s training event in 2016 Thanks to friends in Cedar Springs, MI!
$165 Sherri’s travel to/from women’s training event in 2016 Thanks to friends in Cedar Springs, MI!
$100 Sarah’s flight Thanks to friends in Tustin, Michigan!
$963 Michael’s flight to Michigan Thanks to a friend in Cedar Springs, MI!
$963 Elizabeth’s flight to Michigan Thanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$305 Sherri’s flight to Michigan Thanks to a friend in Cedar Springs, MI!
$658 Sherri’s flight to Michigan Thanks to HCC in Michigan!
$575 Sherri’s 2016 room and board for the conference she coordinates in Switzerland Thanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$260 Sherri’s travel to conference in Switzerland Thanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$105 Elizabeth’s Czech visa Thanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$105 Sherri’s Czech visa God’s gift through PPRBC!
$105 Michael’s Czech visa Thanks to friends in Cedar Springs, MI!
$66 Authorized translations of documents for visa renewals Thanks to friends in Cedar Springs, MI!
$100 Gift toward persecuted house church Thanks to a friend in NC!
$100 Gift toward persecuted house church Thanks to a friend in CO!
$575 Sherri’s 2015 room and board for the conference she coordinates Thanks to friends in Michigan!
$110 Sherri’s travel to conference in Switzerland Thanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$1281 Rebecca’s airfare to visit us in Italy in May Thanks to friends in Michigan!
$1281 Sarah’s airfare to visit us in Italy in May Thanks to friends in Michigan!
$162 Remaining costs for Rebecca and Sarah’s flights God’s gift through PPRBC!
$199 Flight for Sherri and Italian church planter to attend the women’s conference in Turin Thanks to friends in SC!
$59 Transportation and shipping to women’s conference in Turin in 2015 God’s gift through PPRBC!
$58 Groceries for Thanksgiving outreach God’s gift through PPRBC!
$55 Food for evangelistic birthday party God’s gift through PPRBC!
$736 Remainder of Sarah’s ticket to see us for Christmas 2015 Thanks to friends in SC!
$500 Part of Sarah’s ticket to see us at Christmas Thanks to a friend in Hadley, MI!
$913 Michael’s ticket to 2015 mini-furlough Thanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$913 Elizabeth’s ticket to 2015 mini-furlough Thanks to friends in Michigan!
$913 Sherri’s ticket to 2015 mini-furlough Thanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$185 Meals at Sherri’s Swiss conference Thanks to a Michigan family!
$320 Lodging for Sherri’s Swiss conference Thanks to a Michigan family!
$1,425 Sarah’s flight to visit us in Europe this summer Thanks to a Michigan family!
$188 T-shirt and banner for evangelistic event in Monterosi, Italy Thanks to BVC’s Harvest offering!
$196 Whiteboard and songbooks for church plant in Piombino, Italy Thanks to BVC’s Harvest offering!
$340 Travel to Sherri’s Swiss conference (bus, flight and train!) 2015 Thanks to a friend in Comstock Park, MI!
$104 Printer Thanks so much!
$67 Evangelistic Thanksgiving party Thanks to BVC’s Harvest offering!
$476 Laptop for Michael Thanks to a friend in Cary, NC!
$500 Sarah’s flight Thanks to a friend in Fayetteville, GA!
$200 Sarah’s flight to visit us at Christmas Thanks to friends from Rockford, MI!
$561 Sarah’s flight to visit us at Christmas Thanks to a family in NH!
$1,199 Rebecca’s flight to visit us at Christmas Thanks to a family in NH!
$393 Visa application fees for the Czech Republic Thanks to a friend in Comstock Park, MI!
$560 Road trip to Italy. Fuel, sack lunches, and tolls. Thanks to BVC’s Harvest offering!
$550 Housing to and in Italy Thanks to BVC’s Harvest offering!
$280 Meals and gifts for unbelieving friends Thanks to BVC’s Harvest offering!
$200 Sarah’s flight to visit us in Europe this summer Thanks to a family in NH!
$3,375 Apartment deposit and rental contract in the Czech Republic Thanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$100 Certification of birth certificates for Europe Thanks to friends in New Hampshire!
$186 Copy of (blank!) criminal records from Italy Thanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$199 Translation and authentification of above
$345 Travel to Sherri’s Swiss conference (car, flight and train!) 2014 Thanks to a family in NH!
$185 Meals at Sherri’s Swiss conference 2014 Thanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$340 Lodging for Sherri’s Swiss conference 2014 Thanks 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 contributed Offering at a church in Grand Rapids, MI!
$3400 >> From the sale of our car in Italy  
$1000 >> Contributed on 1/30 Thanks to a church in Newnan, GA!
$1000 >> Contributed on 2/1 Thanks to a friend in Belmont, MI!
$4600 >> Contributed on 2/4 Thanks to friends in Vienna, VA!
$213 5 more years of the Mission For You website Thanks to friends in Comstock Park, MI!
$3,000 Cost of shipping our belongings from Italy to the Czech Republic Thanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$640 Flight to the Czech Republic – Elizabeth Thanks to friends in Rockford and G.R., MI!
$640 Flight to the Czech Republic – Sherri Thanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$640 Flight to the Czech Republic – Michael Thanks to friends in G.R., MI!
$3,625 Gift towards Czech language study Thanks to friends in Rockford, MI!
$309 Travel to March 2013 conference in Colorado Springs and meeting with Entrust’s president about a possible partnership Thanks to a partner in SC!
$684 March 2013 conference for Michael on how to train others Thanks to friends in Hudsonville, MI!
$603 Sherri’s flight to the Milan conference and back to the USA Thanks to several friends!
$500 April flight to Sherri’s conferences in both Switzerland Thanks to a friend in Hudsonville, MI!
$560 Additional travel and lodging expenses for Sherri’s Women Training Women conference Thanks to a friend in Grand Rapids!
$519 November travel for Michael and Sherri to Pioneers conference in Orlando, FL Thanks to BVC in Rockford, MI!
$234 October travel for Sherri to Colorado for further training in how to lead conferences for women Thanks to friends in Hudsonville, MI!
$551 May 2012 travel for Michael and Sherri to Brno, Czech Rep. for a ministry vision trip Thanks to friends in Chicagoland and Grand Rapids!
$2272 Travel for Michael, Sherri and Elizabeth for 2012 furlough Thanks 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