October 16th, 2018 by mikeg

I broke my foot! I’m just getting back in the swing of things and I ran into a little bit of a speed bump. I played basketball this week with some friends and ended up with a broken foot. An incredibly embarrassing experience because it was with a group of people, many of whom I

You are Welcome!

October 16th, 2018 by mikeg

Well I am back in Uganda and I am finally getting down to writing another blog post. It is the short rain season here and we arrived just in time for the daily afternoon thunderstorm.  Which is pretty nice because it cools things down quite a bit.    Fundraising for this trip took a long

Driving In Africa

October 14th, 2017 by mikeg

I promised to write about things that I found interesting and one of those is the act of driving in a foreign country.  Most people I meet over here are friendly and outgoing with all of the time in the world to relax and get to know you……….that is until they get on a motorbike

Paul the “Timothy”

October 14th, 2017 by mikeg

Thanks again for following along on this incredible journey with me as I travel throughout east Africa and visit with our staff here at Barry Wood Ministries. One of our main goals here at BWM is to spread the message of Christ using Discipleship through a process in which we train our men to look

September 27 2017

September 29th, 2017 by mikeg

Well here goes, my first blog post ever. I am sitting in a coffee shop/internet café in Mbale, Uganda, and have no clue what to write about. The electricity in town is out again but the gentle roar of the generator just outside the front door provides enough electricity to power the Wi-Fi router and