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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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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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New Year’s Resolution Idea

It’s that time of year again when we look back at our lives over the past year and get critical of the time we’ve wasted or how we’ve let ourselves go, and start to commit ourselves to doing better in the new year. All-too-often, though, New Year’s resolutions have disappeared into the background by mid-January,(…)

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July Ministry Update

July 2013 UPDATE           This month has been great for me. After my Middle East outreach was postponed in March (hopefully until early next year), and then a decision for me not to spend three weeks in Haiti last month when our missionary on the ground came home, I have finally gotten(…)

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August Ministry Update

AUGUST 2013 UPDATE      It has been a good month in East Africa. During the HG Africa mission team’s time in Uganda, we saw two successful teacher-training events. We spent time in fellowship in multiple churches, and had a great week of working at King’s Primary School (KPS). On top of that, many other(…)

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October Ministry Update

OCTOBER 2013 UPDATE      Wow. Another month has come and gone so quickly! I cannot believe that November is here, and before you know it we will be ushering in 2014. I will also turn 29 this month. Time really does fly when you are having fun. For me this month has been very encouraging(…)

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October ’14 Ministry Update

Winter is finally coming in force, and very soon 2014 will be a thing of the past. I can’t believe that the holidays are upon us, and now that flights are booked,  I should be spending this Thanksgiving with our churches in India. This trip, which was originally scheduled to begin on November 3, had to(…)

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2014 Year in Review

Praise God For An Incredible Year! It has been an incredible year in ministry for me. God allowed me to do things I’d never imagine in my wildest dreams, and has proved Himself faithful many times over. So, this being the last update of the year, allow me to guide you on a brief review(…)

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