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Shepherd’s House Almost Finished!

April 5th, 2019 by mikeg

In 2017, BWM began the construction of the Shepherd’s House Pastor Training Facility and construction is almost finished. The last item to complete is the dormitory, pictured above.  We are seeking your help as we raise the funds to put the finishing touches on this incredible facility before our staff conference in May.  We are

Northwest Kenya Mission

April 5th, 2019 by mikeg

Last month BWM Field Coordinator Mike Green and Kenya Country Director Pius Kuto travelled together throughout northwest Kenya and hosted multiple training sessions using lessons from the Shepherd’s Guide training manual.  Throughout the week they met with over 80 Pastors and Church leaders, all from Churches that have either been started or are being discipled

Pastor Training in Paidha

April 5th, 2019 by mikeg

Earlier this month our team met with staff members Faustino Ringe and Jakisa Ufoyrwoth in far northwest Uganda just this side of the Congo border.  It was an exciting trip! We drove across homemade bridges, had to navigate fallen trees, and all got stung when we passed a wild African beehive with our windows open.

Budadiri Baptism and Fellowship!

April 5th, 2019 by mikeg

Uganda Country Director Willert Delgone has organized a monthly gathering of 7 local churches in this region to worship and fellowship alongside each other. Willert began work in this area several years ago by planting the first church. After being trained to share their faith this single church has gone on to raise up 6

February Mission to Mbarara!

April 5th, 2019 by mikeg

Thank you to the 12 American volunteers that came to Mbarara this past February to share the love of Christ with our Ugandan brothers and sisters. This part of Africa is a beautiful and mountainous region reminiscent of Southern California, but with many more matoke (banana) trees. BWM and several local Doctors participated in a

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