Category Archives: BTCP

Training in Kakamega

If there is one area in need of a discipleship movement it is Kakamega. We went there last month for evangelism and I must say people there are very religious! I don’t know exactly what cults are predominant in the area, but you can’t walk down the street without seeing all kinds of funny hats, long gowns, and uniforms that express where… (more…)

Planing

I spent the afternoon at at the Wootton’s house discussing >15 new classes that are starting up, an upcoming trip to Tanzania, and 3 teams coming from the States. It was quite exciting, but as everyone continue to prayerfully make plans, please praying for us. Please keep all of the new students in your prayers and all of those who will be… (more…)

Nandi Hills Discipleship

The team of BTCP students in Kosoiywo is equipped, and eager for the next phase of discipleship. Basically, I spent two days showing them how to train their old students to disciple others. These people really have a heart for teaching God’s Word.  I was only expecting two or three of them to volunteer for the job and 19 showed up! We… (more…)

Nandi Hills Update

While I was teaching in Bungoma today (I’ll give you a good update on that class later) the BTCP class in Nandi Hills put together a budget for our upcoming teacher training. Basically, I will be training each of my students how to do my job so that they can build up a self sustainable discipleship movement that doesn’t rely on… (more…)

Follow Up

When I first started living out my faith, I pictured evangelism, conversions, and baptisms as the most exciting part of outreach. My contemplation of  “follow up” was this grueling thing that came afterwards full of disappointments and missionary “burn out.” Truthfully, I could have never been more wrong! Follow up is the most exciting part of ministry. It starts with… (more…)

Planning 2nd Generation Discipleship

Please pray for Nandi Hills. Things are moving along! After reaching 100s of people during evangelism in the tea estates, 118 people successfully completed a year long discipleship course underneath the careful leadership of my students (and co-workers in Christ) pictured to the right. Now, some of those 118 students of my students are ready to join BTCP and/or start their… (more…)

Kopsiro Outreach

  The four day outreach in Kopsiro region has begun! So far, 111 exposed to the Gospel and 38 have given their lives to Jesus. We took a new back road to the village and I must say I saw my vehicle scale boulders the size of a car. It was the hardest thing I have ever driven, but it… (more…)