Email Updates

August 15, 2020

We Own A Home!

Our God is FAITHFUL. What else is there to say?? We wish we could fully explain to you why this blessing of having a home was impossible... (to say the very least, we still didn't know if we would...

May 1, 2020

Pruning Takes Time & Patience

In our last email to you, we were excited about the prospect of starting up a non-profit to feel like things were moving along. Too often, we can get caught up in a good idea...

October 11, 2019

October Update

After 5 full weeks of ministry, we sent our Slovak interns home in mid-August. Zuzka and Pali were crucial to the success of Half Step camp...

February 26, 2019


God. Showed. Up.

In January, we felt God asking both of us to trust Him completely with this process of going full-time with Half Step. A big part of that was...

July 18, 2020

Camp, House, & Unexpected Opportunities

Summer always flies by so fast doesn’t it? It’s hard to believe we’re half way through July already, and for us it’s hard to see...

February 26, 2020

New Opportunities

2020 has started off with a bang and we are excited to share some updates with you on how Half Step is coming along and what you can be specifically praying for! ...

August 5, 2019


Both summer camps are over... 

We officially made it through a crazy month and a half of ministry! I (Abby) made it through leading a team to Slovakia for Fusion Camp and back, while Brayden made it to Oklahoma...

January 1, 2019



It's 2019 and Half Step Ministries has officially launched!

We are Brayden and Abby Lans and we are officially pursuing the call...

June 23, 2020

Following Jesus is Hard, But...

What do a back yard, a fig and a Chinese Church all have in common? No, it's not a trick question, and yes there is an answer! Read below to find out! 

December 14, 2019

End of 2019 Update

It has been quite an incredible year for us with Half Step and welcoming our son, Avi to the world! To give you an update on November and December, we’ve created a short video for you...

April 25, 2019


Walking by Faith means....

...stepping out in such a way that if God does not pull through, you will fail. These past few months have been a bread and butter experience of this fact. 


Brayden Lans

Phone: 970-581-8930


Abby Lans

Phone: 970-692-1155


Photos By: Preston Miller Photo