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Trouble in Tanzania

October 16th, 2018 by mikeg

                  Last week one of our ACT (Aids Combat Team) Men in Western Tanzania was robbed at gun point.  Emmanual Bosco was travelling to perform video evangelism on his motor bike when he was stopped by several men holding guns and demanding payment. All of his money,

Baptism in Uganda

June 18th, 2018 by mikeg

In 2015, BWM Country Director, Willert Delgone planted a church in the Sironko District in Eastern Uganda.  Willert even helped to fund much of the church construction out of his own pocket.  His efforts have proved fruitful and have lead to a significant movement by the Holy Spirit in this area.  Using the discipleship training

The Word of The Cross – Part 2

February 22nd, 2018 by mikeg

The Word of the Cross Part Two 1st Corinthians 1:17-18 “For Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel, not in cleverness of speech, that the cross of Christ should not be made void. Vs 18- For the word of the cross is to those who are perishing foolishness, but to

The Word of the Cross – Part 1

February 22nd, 2018 by mikeg

The “Word of the Cross” God’s message to humanity   1st Cor 1:17.18 “The Word of the Cross is foolishness…”   Introduction: Years ago, a University student asked me the question,” what does the death of a 1st Century Jewish carpenter have to do with me living in the 21st Century? That’s a worthy question.

A Church is Born

November 1st, 2017 by mikeg

Last year a team from New Beginnings Baptist Church in Longview, TX brought a team to Butare to work with George and his father Ezechias. This is a very economically poor area with few employment opportunities available and on this trip they were able to plant a new church and raise up a pastor to

What’s New in Mbarara

October 30th, 2017 by mikeg

ACT Leader Moses Natabona and his Timothy’s have been very busy in the area around Mbarara in southwestern Uganda.  This is a beautiful mountainous area with lush rolling green hills covered banana trees and small terraced farms.  Moses and his Timothy’s work with 11 different local pastors to reach the people of this area for Christ.

Who We Are!

October 14th, 2017 by mikeg

Who are we and what do we do? Barry Wood Ministries is a non-denominational disciple making and evangelism ministry. That all sounds great and when we talk with people about it they usually get pretty excited, however, it is often difficult for people who have never been to Africa to picture what that really means. 

West Pokot Follow Up

October 10th, 2017 by mikeg

Last year and early this year the West Pokot area in Kenya was suffering through Terrible drought conditions. BWM Country Director for Kenya Pius Kuto and his Timothy Samuel Nakwa have spent much time in this very arid, semi-desert, highland area where the local villagers have been suffering greatly due to this lack of rain.

En’Geno Rabbi Center Complete

September 29th, 2017 by mikeg

Construction on the En’Geno Rabbi Center, or Pastor Training Center, located just a few miles away from the Oloololo Gate to the Maasai Mara Game Park has finally been completed. The center will feature a library or Biblical reference and training materials, WiFi, working restroom and shower facilities and will be used to spread the

New Technology Training: Lightstream

September 26th, 2017 by mikeg

Several of our staff have begun to train with a new portable media distribution system from Renew World Outreach, called the LightStream. This technology allows our Pastors and Disciple Leaders to create a full featured “digital library” from which Gospel media can be shared on mobile devices in an off-the-grid environment without depending on access