Category Archives: Teaching

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…)

More Baking and Talking About Jesus

It is becoming increasingly difficult teaching someone how to bake as a gluten free woman!  The temptation became nearly unbearable this weekend when Scovia and I spent the whole night up baking Clea Wootton’s famous tea cakes, but if my suffering as a late night gluten intolerant baker is for Christ, then I won’t complain. Psalms 34:8 says “Taste and see… (more…)

The Waterfall Class

The little school on the ridge of the huge waterfall has begun! We met with six students this week, gave them their books, and opened class. We loaded them down with homework (50 chapters of Genesis and 5 pages of hermeneutics homework). Since then, we have been communicating with them. They are diligently working on their homework and reporting that they will need… (more…)

Women Disciple-ing Women

Wow, I’ve been so busy I haven’t been communicating. Sorry for my lack of blogging and missions reports. I just arrived back home in America on Saturday night, so now I have time to blog. Pictured below is the women’s BTCL (Bible Training Center for Church Leaders) class in Kapsokwony, Mt Elgon. These few ladies have done an excellent job… (more…)

Kakamega

We have finished Foundation Course Teacher Training in Kakamega area. I have been going there every few weeks with a group of my friends to encourage local BTCP students to start a discipleship program for their community. Pastor Herman (one of the BTCP students) called me last night and said “Hello Missionary!” [Herman always calls me missionary because I wont let him… (more…)