The Chihuahuan Connection was started in November, 1996 when its director, Rick Caywood was first called to ministry. Rick was born in August 1948 and born again in Christ December 9, 1981. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration in 1971 and his Master of Education in 1995 and continued to work in the field of education through 1999. Rick was involved in previous business pursuits since 1988. Rick and his wife of almost 50 years, Leann, live outside of Crawford, Texas and have two grown children and 6 grandchildren.
"That your faith should not rest on the wisdom of men, but on the foundational power of God."
-- I Corinthians 2:5
"But whoever has the world's goods, and beholds his brother in need, and closes his heart against him, how does the love of God abide in him?"
-- I John 3:17
"Who then is the faithful and sensible slave whom his master put in charge of his household to give them their food at the proper time? Blessed is that slave whom his master finds so doing when he comes. Truly I say to you, that he will put him in charge of all his possessions."