Ministry Updates

Finding Resolve

As quickly as it began, 2010 is coming to an end, and as with most years, we are confronted with the newfound sense of optimism that always comes with the New Year. For most of us, the New Year isn’t just a calendar change, but it carries with is an aura of new life and(…)

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Shameless Fundraising

Well today is St. Patrick’s Day, and I really wanted to blog about who he was, how he was sold into slavery in Ireland as a young man, escaped back home, studied for ministry, and later became the first Christian missionary to the Irish. But honestly, there are so many blogs and websites honoring him(…)

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Ministry Update – June 2011

Well, June is here and 2011 is almost half way over with. This year has brought some exciting changes into my life, and has recently developed some official plans for the future. As a lot of you know, during my trip to Uganda last year I was offered a missionary position with the Heart of(…)

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Uganda 2011 – Update #1

It has been a busy few days for us here in Uganda. The trip took it’s toll on many of the team members, and some are barely recovering from 2-3 days of travel. Among the team already we have had some sleeplessness, headaches, reactions to medicines, weariness, nausea and vomiting, but through it all, the(…)

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Uganda 2011 – Update #2

The team made it safely to Tororo Thursday evening and on Friday the team split up to work on various projects. The men went to the town park and met in the youth center with about 100 men from the area. We spent the morning preaching on the theme, “Not Ashamed of the Gospel,” covering(…)

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Uganda 2011 – Update #3

I have intentionally delayed a few days to post my final update from this year’s Uganda trip, because I wanted to have some time to process it all. For the second week of the trip, we spent all of our time at King’s Primary School in Bunambutye near Mbale and Mt. Elgon. It is one(…)

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Ministry Update – August 2011

Is it just me or is 2011 going by way too fast? It is already August and some schools are back in session. Wow. As most of you know, it has been a pretty eventful summer for me between working, church responsibilities, the 2011 Heart of God-East Africa trip to Uganda, and trying to make(…)

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Ministry Update – October 2011

TRANSITION FROM TRUCK DRIVER TO FULL-TIME MISSIONARY My move to full-time missions is officially underway, as I have given notice at my regular job. Most of you know that I have been driving an 18-wheeler to knock out all of my student loan debt. Officially, the driving job ends December 23rd, and on January 9th(…)

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Ministry Update – November 2011

It is hard for me to believe that we are already this far into November. This year has gone by so quickly, and with my departure to Haiti inching closer, the pressure is on for getting final preparations made. The biggest things left on my agenda are to finish off my time at work, begin(…)

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Ministry Update – December 2011

Well, this is it. The last few weeks of 2011 are quickly dwindling to an end. I do hope it has been a great year for each and every one of you. And now, as this year draws to a close, so does the current chapter of my life. As I write this, I am(…)

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