3 Things I Ask You To Pray For

On Saturday, May 27, Pam and I are leaving for Uganda. We will leave from Atlanta with a student from Shorter University in Rome, Georgia, Mary, who will be with us all summer, then we will meet up with a team of volunteers from Illinois in the Amsterdam Airport and later receive a second team of volunteers that comes from Alabama and Georgia in … [Read more...]

Lydia: From Prostitution to Christ

Vincent sent me the story of Lydia along with others from Manna Ministry, but her story has touched my heart uniquely. As I was visiting Manna recipients with Alex, we visited Lydia Longok. She is 26 years old and mother of 5 children. Lydia’s family comes from Moroto in Karamojong, but she was born here in Kampala. Lydia lost all … [Read more...]

Why Kenya?

In January, IMFC officially launched its work in Kenya by starting the process of becoming registered as an NGO with the Kenyan government. Work has been going on for just over a year in the capital city of Nairobi and for between two and three years in the Western side of Kenya. How did this work in Kenya begin? It begin though Kenyans who … [Read more...]

You Could Do This In 2017

Just a quick note to thank you for your prayers and support this summer during June and July. Four volunteer teams from three different states in the US, Alabama, Georgia and New Mexico, came to work with us. They arrived in Uganda safely, worked without any unforeseen negative incidences and returned home with no complication. God blessed and we … [Read more...]

The Acts 11:19 Dream of Disciple making Is Beginning

God continues to bless the work. Manna, Bible Way, Prison Ministry, Sudanese Refugee Ministry and the Discipleship Making Movement (our Acts1119 Project) are all expanding. Here’s a note I received from Deo this week about the Acts1119 Project that describes how this is happening in Northern Uganda and Western Kenya. By the way, if you haven’t read … [Read more...]

Baptism: An Essential Change

Sometimes you must make a U-turn. Very seldom do you want to make this change in direction, but if you want to reach your destination, you know you must. IMFC is having to make a U-turn with the way we do baptisms. Now what we are doing is working if you only consider numbers and not future vision. In 2013, we baptized about 1300; in 2014, we … [Read more...]

2017, 100 + Volunteers for Uganda

I am praying for more than 100 volunteers to travel to Uganda to work with IMFC in 2017, and I would love for you to be one of the 100. Last year, 2015, 92 people came to work alongside us in Uganda. This is the most we have had in our 10 year history. This year will be a few less because I refused to book during and right after the elections in … [Read more...]

150 Baptized in Kisuma, Kenya

About five months ago, Owino passed by a small group of people discussing the Bible in Mbale, Kenya. He was curious so he stopped and listened as a 77 year old man, Wakoko, lead the Bible study on John 3, the story of Nicodemus and Jesus. God spoke to Owino's heart and he prayed to receive Jesus as his personal Lord and Savior. Owino wanted to … [Read more...]