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Saturday, December 16, 2017 1-615-477-3525

Kenya 2014

  • To say I’m excited would be an understatement. I’ve made this trip twice before and in some sense it’s like going home for a few days. In another sense it’s frightening because it’s going to be a whole different experience without Joal leading.

    From the band’s perspective, I’m the leader. I’ve got some fun guys to work with and a lady with a beautiful voice to help round us boys out. We’ve rehearsed and rehearsed and I know there are some sore fingers and maybe throats. This weekend is going to be extra special as we’ll have the University of Florida’s percussion prof, Ken, Â join us for one b...

  • I moved to Nashville in 1994 to be involved in the Christian music industry. My friends and family encouraged me and so I moved. I soon became disillusioned and for various reasons, I buried the dream of ministering to people through music. I was sure I had buried the desire for good.Fast forward to Fall of 2012. Through a series of events, God began to work in my heart and life. I began to pray that God would sweep through my life like a hurricane and overwhelm me. I didn't care how or what He did as long as His purpose was accomplished. Then, as only God can do, He brought my desire to minis...

  • The decision to go was not a difficult one for me. I know a few of the people who make this trip regularly, so any fears or concerns I might have had otherwise are not that scary. I prayed about it, discussed it with my wife, and we decided it was a good way for me to serve. The attack at the Nairobi mall recently shook us up a little bit, but overall making the decision was the easy part.

  • Nairobi, Kenya–January 18-27, 2014: For the 5th consecutive year, the World Music Mission will reside at Brackenhurst Conference Centre (www.brackenhurst.com) for a week of worship with the missionaries of SIMSudan. They base in Nairobi (for logistical reasons) as Sudan has transformed (and continues to transform) into two distinct nations. The roughly 80 missionaries serve in and across Sudan. They serve as doctors, nurses, linguists, engineers, evangelists, technicians, business developers, and pilots. The WMM team of musicians and childcare workers prays that Jesus will be lifted up to draw...