Category Archives: BTCP

Proscovia Baptized

After seeing Peter baptized, Proscovia (one of our students) decided to be baptized as well! She had been sprinkled as a young child, but wanted to be baptized in a more Biblical manner. We followed the baptism up with swimming lessons and a good dinner of pork and chips. Had we only known our church was doing baptism again this Sunday we… (more…)

Baptism

We took Peter, our new student, to church with us for the first time today, not knowing that it would be his turn to be buried in baptism with Christ, and raised to walk in newness of life. It’s been such an encouragement this week seeing him earnestly reading God’s Word this past week.

SMBS Team Arrives

“How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, “Your God reigns!” Isaiah 52:7 The team from Slavic Missionary Bible School arrived safely in Soroti last week. Eugene has done an awesome job arranging everything for them. They will be teaching BTCP,… (more…)

Brotherly Love

Psalms 133 Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to dwell together in unity!It is like the precious oil upon the head, coming down upon the beard, even Aaron’s beard, coming down upon the edge of his robes. It is like the dew of Hermon coming down upon the mountains of Zion; for there the LORD commanded the blessing—life… (more…)

The Grapes! 

Did you know that the pomegranate is mentioned 32 times in the Old Testament? Yes, and not only that, but that can be incredibly confusing for BTCP students in remote areas who have never seen or tasted one before. So, while I was doing some much needed restocking in a small grocery store 5 hours from our town, John spotted… (more…)

Be Prepared In Season and Out of Season

6:00 in the morning, we and a car packed full of BTCP students from Soroti were on the road when suddenly a huge, dark, square frame was blocking our visibility of the road. After stomping on the brakes and swerving around the tangled piece of metal, we saw it was the underside of a buss that had just flipped over. A… (more…)

Praying for New School of Ministry

There is a huge need for evangelism, discipleship, prison ministry, biblical counseling, school ministry, pastor training…in our area. Because we cannot do everything, we are praying for a small group of 6 disciples, who can spend two full days a week in our house with us studying BTCP and Biblical counseling, so that they can go and reach these areas.… (more…)