December 30, 2020

December 30, 2020

Great News From Haiti… It finally started! After long delays due to civil unrest and COVID, our Mobile Medical Unit in the mountains above Thoman has begun. Amazing Story Nate Grabill is an extraordinary man who has a passion for Jesus, missions, and medicine....
December 15, 2020

December 15, 2020

So Much Good News… As we come to the end of 2020, I am pleased to share so much good news. While this has been an unusual year in many ways, it’s also been a good year at BGM as we have seen the faithfulness of God. Houses Galore… We have been...
November 30, 2020

November 30, 2020

Sad News… It is with a heavy heart that I share with our BGM family the news of the passing of Terry Warren. Terry and his wife, Kathy, were our first missionaries in Thoman, Haiti. Terry battled pulmonary fibrosis for some time and went to be with the Lord this...
November 13, 2020

November 13, 2020

New book is here!… My latest book has been published and is now available. The book is entitled, Making Your Dream Come True – A practical guide to turning your dream into reality. Since starting But God Ministries in 2011, I’ve had countless conversations...
October 23, 2020

October 23, 2020

Great Year So Far… This has been an unusual year. However, even with all the craziness of 2020, we are having another great year at BGM. An amazing amount of ministry is taking place where we work. In Haiti, we have: Built 23 new houses Reopened both clinics,...
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...