2014 Projects

26-27 February – 2014

Pastoral Leadership Conference
Escuintla, Guatemala

Trainers:
Verlyn Bergen and Mauricio Vargus

Purpose:
1. To train and encourage pastors and church leaders since most have had no opportunity for formal training in basic biblical interpretation, worship, church health characteristics, leadership issues, etc.
2. To work with nationals to plan additional pastor and church leader training in Guatemala and El Salvador

Those invited to participate:
30 pastors and church leaders from the coastal region of southwestern Guatemala and 10 pastors from the northern region of El Salvador

10-17 June 2014

Faith For Life Tour
Belarus

Purpose:
1. To share with the people in the session how churches can minister to senior adults in their church and community.

2. To share with the people in the session about the ministry of the Дома илосердия [House of Mercy] in Kobrin, Belarus

3. To present the Gospel through music so that seniors and others, both believers and unbelievers, can reaffirm their faith in Christ or find new life in Christ.

Outcomes:
Evangelistic Concerts and Sr. Adult Seminars in five churches in Belarus [Kobrin, Brest, Slutsk, Soligorsk, Golgotha] and House of Mercy [Kobrin].

Those invited to participate:
10 Musicians from First Baptist Church Farmington, MO, Vasyl Typsuko [Associate Pastor, Borislav Baptist Church, Borislav, Ukraine , Igor Milayev [Administrator of House of Mercy – Kobrin], and three House of Mercy staff – Inna Vandich, Marina Kotsenya, and Nastia Filatova.