Good News Bible Church in Ghana shares:  ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2022, WE LOST A DEAR FRIEND AND PASTOR AS HE ENTERED HIS HEAVENLY HOME Reverend Stephen Aputara loved us each so well.  His hugs for each of us have a permanent place in our memory.  He and his wife, Mercy, welcomed everyone into their home and hearts, especially orphans, widows, recent converts, devoted pastors and visitors from the USA.  He lived such an exemplary

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'Twas the Night of Jesus Birth ‘Twas the night of Jesus’ birth, when all through the town Not a creature was stirring, not even a cow The animals were munching in their stable where They hoped that the Savior would soon be there. The sheep were all nestled down for the night While the shepherds made sure that all was just right Everyone thought that it was just the same As every other boring Bethlehem

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Hi Moms, I know it's been a long year for all of us. I have a fun advent activity that I would like to invite you and your family to join me in doing. It's called Truth in the Tinsel. I was part of a group that did this years ago, and it was such a blessing to our family and the kids loved it. I have attached the pdf that is a booklet that

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Asking how you take action to care for orphans and children in need? Here’s the follow-up to November 1's sermon from Joe Holman. (Watch it here if you missed it!) Project Belong VA - our local ministry helping foster kids and foster families in Western Loudoun (formerly called Fusion ministry). brbible.org/opportunities-to-care/ (Be a point person to help find out needs from Fusion so BRBC can help - contact Brittany to learn more!) Romania Reborn - a

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Please Consider Sponsoring a Child Through Compassion International The day that Compassion called to let us know that the child who we had sponsored was gone, it really hit us.  It wasn't the first time that we had "lost" a Compassion child. The child who I had sponsored in high school had left the program because violence in his community forced his family to flee. But, this was different. This time, our sponsored child

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Looking for some ways to connect intentionally with the people God has placed in your sphere of influence this Christmas season? This is a natural time of year to build relationships, be willing to speak kindly and honestly about how Jesus changes everything, and then trust God with the outcomes. Here are some suggestions to get you started:  Invite to Christmas Eve: Begin praying that he or she would be receptive to an invitation to

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What is our Kingdom Calling? At BRBC, we want to participate in what God is doing through his church around the world—and participate in the restoration Jesus is bringing right here and right now in our community. We desire to live intentionally with whomever God has placed us around - where we live, work, and play. This page is to help equip us each with tools to live with gospel intentionality. The ideas below are

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Still want to bless an unsaved mom or neighbor with a small basket this year for Mother's Day? It's easy to craft your own do-it-yourself gift of goodies! Just fill a basket, bag, or other cute container with a few items meant to bless. Good rule of thumb? Items you yourself would enjoy being given! Here are some suggestions to get you started: Lotion, small candle, chocolate or a few candies, plant/flower Assemble your gift

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Dear faithful supporters, Thank you for continuing to lift us up in prayer! The school term has come to a close. We spent the last couple days at both Burden Bearers Academy and Bible Church Academy saying goodbye to the students and teachers. During this time we also presented a new laptop (bought with the money provided by you!) to each school for administration purposes and to help the students learn computer skills. Both schools

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As a church, we want to more and more have God's eyes and His heart for those around us still lost on their way to Him. For the four weeks leading up to Easter, we're Praying for One. Check out the verses and prayer points below, and stay tuned for more resources - let's pray to be a part of introducing someone to Jesus!   Praying for One: A heart being “ripe for harvest”

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Hello Ghana Supporters, We have been busy typing exams for both schools. We are enjoying this work knowing that it meets one of their basic, tangible needs. It's encouraging to receive positive feedback and see the results of our work. There are only 2 weeks left until the students take a month long vacation from school. The hermeneutics class that we are teaching with the young adult group is going well as far as we

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Hello Ghana Supporters, Thank you for your prayers for the team. Much has happened since our last update. After preaching for four straight Sundays, Pastor has given us a break. We have still been teaching at Burden Bearers, although that will soon end. The semester ends on April 11th, but we will likely leave the school in two more weeks. We have agreed to type the tests that the teachers write for the students at

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Jesus GAVE himself to us, we want to GIVE ourselves away to others Giving in a tangible way can prompt our hearts toward the bigger connection this Christmas season Give a Christmas to others through Tree of Life Ministries: 1 Pick up a gift tag Nov 18 or 25 | 2 Purchase your gift | 3 Return your gift to church by Dec 2 “The small Babe of Bethlehem, the the dismissed Son of God,

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As a church, we want our heart to reflect God's heart for our neighbors. Listen to Pastor Jack's sermon about BLESSing the people God has placed in your path and being intentional where you are. Be a part of blessing your neighbor!  Want more resources? Click on the Bless Your Neighbor links below. >> Bless Your Neighbor #1 - Begin with prayer >> Bless Your Neighbor #2 - Listen >> Bless Your Neighbor #3 -

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