September 14, 2020

September 14, 2020

So. Much. Going. On… Wow! There are so many great things going on in the Mississippi Delta and Haiti that I hardly know where to start. Through the difficulties of the coronavirus and the economic challenges, God has been faithful, and we’ve not slowed...
July 30, 2020

July 30, 2020

Tonight’s the Night!… This is it! Tonight, July 30, at 7:00 we are having our Second Annual Food for Life event. This year, due to COVID-19, the event is a virtual event that is being live-streamed on Facebook. Just go to the Facebook page of But God...
July 30, 2020

July 29, 2020

Don’t Forget!…   Can you imagine having no healthcare in your community? What if there were no doctors, no nurses, no medicine? That’s the way it was in the Haitian villages of Galette Chambon and Thoman until we arrived there several years ago....
July 30, 2020

July 23, 2020

It’s Here, and It’s Lots of Fun!… The day has finally arrived. You can now bid online on the incredible auction items we have to support our medical clinics and outpatient malnutrition program in Haiti and our brand new after-school program in the...
July 7, 2020

July 7, 2020

Food Update… We are making great progress on food distribution in Haiti! To date, we have spent $69,080 of the $88,892 that was donated for food in Haiti. Last Friday, we had our 4th food distribution in Thoman. 375 families received rice, beans, and oil....
June 9, 2020

June 9, 2020

Big Change… We are making big changes in the way we address malnutrition in Haiti. As you may recall, Rachel Charpie, our original Director of the Malnutrition Center (“MC”) moved back to the States last year. Our remaining North American nurse,...
May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020

Overwhelmed … Last week I sent an email telling everyone about the terrible food situation in the villages where we work in Haiti. The problems with the civil unrest and the coronavirus have been compounded by the lack of rain for the crops. I asked for funds to...
May 12, 2020

May 12, 2020

No Rain… Pastor Mathurin of Thoman, Haiti shared with me this afternoon that there has been no rain in Thoman and the surrounding villages for two months. As a result, most of the crops have failed. Difficult Situation The lack of rain has complicated an already...
May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020

Blessings Galore!… While most of the world is experiencing tremendous challenges due to the coronavirus, we continue to see God work in marvelous ways in both Haiti and the Mississippi Delta. I was hungry… Under normal conditions, many Haitians suffer from...
April 8, 2020

April 8, 2020

So Many Good Things Happening… In the midst of challenging times all over the world, I am greatly encouraged by all the wonderful things happening through BGM in both Haiti and the Mississippi Delta. Full-Time Mobile Medical Unit in Haiti We’ve completed a...
March 26, 2020

March 26, 2020

Bad News/Good News… The world is a different place since my update last month. The bad news is that we are experiencing health concerns and an economic crisis in ways we haven’t seen in a long time, if ever. Many people are concerned about their health,...
February 26, 2020

February 26, 2020

What’s Going On In Haiti? … It’s a question I get all the time: “What’s going on in Haiti?” For many months, Haiti has experienced a time of civil unrest. This unrest has included, at various times, large protests in Port-au-Prince...
February 4, 2020

February 4, 2020

Prayer Request… Tony West, our long-time missionary in Haiti, has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. He is having extensive surgery on February 24 in Flowood, MS, a suburb of Jackson. The good news is that bone scans and body scans have come back negative,...
January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

Two Big Blessings… God has tremendously blessed us in two areas that will enable us to move forward with our work in the Mississippi Delta, and we are thrilled to tell you about them. We have received a grant for housing from the Butler Snow Foundation. Butler...
December 28, 2019

December 28, 2019

Can’t Wait! … In my last update, I shared what a productive year this has been in both Haiti and the Mississippi Delta. Now, we turn our attention to a brand new year that is filled with endless possibilities. Mississippi Delta Housing I’m thrilled...
December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019

Great Year! … It’s been a wonderful year of ministry through our work in Haiti and the Mississippi Delta. Behind all of these facts and figures are the faces and names of countless people and families whose lives have been changed forever. We praise God for all...
November 26, 2019

November 26, 2019

Big News! …  In September we began a fall campaign to raise funds for three important needs: the Cafetorium in Thoman, the Mobile Medical Clinic for remote villages around Thoman, and cancelled team fees due to the civil unrest. The goal of this campaign was to...
October 16, 2019

October 16, 2019

Tough Days in Haiti… Most people are aware of the challenges taking place in Haiti. Due to many factors including government corruption and mismanagement, there have been weeks of demonstrations. Roads have been blocked, stores have been closed, schools have...
September 16, 2019

September 16, 2019

Dear Friend of BGM, Every year at this time, we have a Fall Campaign to fund important projects in Haiti and the Mississippi Delta. Past campaigns have built the Hope Center in Thoman, Haiti, the Hope Center in the Delta, the Malnutrition Center in Haiti, and the...
August 20, 2019

August 20, 2019

Update from Haiti… I spent last week in Haiti and had a wonderful time meeting with our missionaries, our local leadership team, church leaders, and the Thoman School Board. So many incredible things are happening through BGM in Haiti. Below are just a few of...