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...]

Cornelius, A Karamojong Changed By The Simple Gospel of Christ

. His name is Cornelius and God has changed his life. Cornelius is a Karamojong from Moroto, Uganda. He was a fighter, thief and murderer until God changed him. Cornelius' life is a living testimony to the power of the simple Gospel of Jesus Christ. Without the flashing lights, loud music, slick video and fancy buildings found in many churches … [Read more...]

They Ran With The Message

Who they were I don’t know. I don’t know their names, occupations or backgrounds. All I know is that they were followers of Jesus who were persecuted and suffering for their faith in him and were religious refugees. I know they had no money, no jobs, no supporting agencies, no Bibles, no discipleship books, no choirs, no Sunday School, no religious … [Read more...]

A Thief Finds Finds Christ

Today, I witnessed one of the drug user in the area we are working pray to receive Jesus Christ. Fredrick, I and one of his leaders were out in Katwe sharing the gospel. Mainly, we were training this young man how to share the gospel when we met another young man using drugs. He was chewing drugs near the toilet. We stopped and shared with him. It … [Read more...]

An Amazing Two Year Journey From Kampala To Kenya

Show up. Love the people. Trust God and His Gospel as you share Jesus Christ with the people He places before you. Do these three things and amazing things happen from the Lord. The story of how IMFC's work has spread from Kamwokya slum in Kampala to Mbale to Kenya illustrated this. Here is Deo's version of this story. What happens when you … [Read more...]

Volunteers Welcome

Over 85 people will journey to Uganda to join the IMFC team in 2015. 17 came in January. 20 came in March. 38 are scheduled to come in June, and 10 have already bought tickets for December! Thank the Lord. It has been a great year, but I want more. I am grateful for each person that has come but I am praying and asking the Lord to send over 100 … [Read more...]

Hell Is No More

The name of the bar was Hell. It was no more than a 6x10 room with no lights or water. The walls of Hell were lettered with the names of its members in orange and were lined with chairs where the gang members sat as they drank and smoked drugs. More than 40 people called Hell their bar. Fights often broke out and the members who misbehaved were … [Read more...]

They showed up, God blessed

The first group from the US has come and gone. The result, 1129 prayed to receive Christ as their Lord. This group from Immanuel Baptist in Benton, Illinois, came well prepared and ready for work. They loved the people and gave themselves daily to the task of sharing the Gospel, and God blessed. We teach the groups that come that if you show up, … [Read more...]