Category Archives: Church

Ministry and Outreach in Kakuma

While I was helping with the medical clinic, the rest of the team was traveling from zone to zone showing the Jesus film. They showed the video to thousands and then shared the gospel with them. While this was going on, a group was going door to door sharing the gospel and counseling people. Last but not least, we had… (more…)

Church in Kakuma Refugee Camp

Our first full day in Kakuma was Sunday. Our team leader loaded us into a buss, and then drove from one end of the camp to the other dropping us off at different zones along the way. It took around 2 hours to drive from one end of Kakuma to the others. Usually, teams stay in a pack and are… (more…)

Turkana, Kenya

Praise the Lord, we had a successful trip and everyone is home safe and sound. Our team spent time doing door to door evangelism, showing the Jesus film at churches, setting up health clinics for the Turkana people, and starting a Bible school for pastors in Kakuma Refugee Camp. Here are pictures from our first day. As you can tell,… (more…)

Running 100 Miles per Hour all Week

Sorry for the lack of blogging. I have been very busy studying, teaching classes, hosting a Bible study in my home, visiting the Nandi Hills, packing for a trip to Nairobi, printing material for the trip to the refugee camp, and having an awesome time at a bond fire last night with high school youth. I would say the highlight… (more…)

Traditional Kenyan Cooking

You can see the British influence by the large range hood above the stove. Fire is prepared and then individual logs are moved around to control temperature. This is the most elaborate one I have ever seen. It serves as a church’s main kitchen and was used to provide us with one of the most delicious meals I have had… (more…)

Positive Women with a Positive Outlook

[Permission was granted to share this story] After sharing my testimony one day, a women came and spoke with me. ¬†She said “Now that you have shared your testimony, I want to share mine with you.” She went on to describe how she was positive (HIV positive). She was one of the first diagnosed with the disease. She described how… (more…)

The Average Church

So much money is put into the physical appearance of the church now days it is embarrassing. In fact, I was raised in a church that was 15 million dollars in debt because of renovations. Being here has really taught me how a building isn’t even necessary for Christian fellowship. In fact, chairs aren’t even a necessity. In spite of… (more…)