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Planning a Trip in Africa

On May 30, I received a phone call to go immediately downtown to the Religious Affairs department of the government for a meeting. Upon arrival, I […]


Today I attended a graduation ceremony for a local pastor who received his doctorate in theology from an overseas-based institution.  My companion and I listened with […]

Party with Friends

The highlight of my week was hosting many new friends for a party on Wednesday. We sang, conversed, and laughed together as we became better acquainted […]

Officer Nominations

Process We are officially accepting nominations for Elder, Deacon, and Deaconess for 2019 through Sunday July 14. Nominations may be submitted by any member in good […]

Moving Weekend

What a whirlwind this past weekend was! I spent Friday morning downtown at my driving exam, which was conducted in the same truck I’ve been having […]

Leadership Training Class 12: Polity

Below is the audio recording, presentation slides, and resources from the class on church polity, taught by Rev. Greg Ward on May 26, 2019.   Presentation […]

Church Visit

On Thursday, I taught a ladies’ meeting at a nearby church. Afterwards, its pastor, who leads a local network of nine affiliated churches, asked me to […]

A Very Happy Birthday

This year’s birthday was the happiest one of my life! It fell on a Sunday, and I planned a celebration for that very day. The location […]

Donations for New Hope High School

Every third Sunday of the month, we use our Mark 6 offering to provide food to stock the pantry at New Hope High School. The new […]

Leadership Training Class 11: Ecclesiology

Below is the audio and presentation slides from the School of Discipleship class on Ecclesiology, taught by Rev. Greg Ward on May 12, 2019.   Presentation […]
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