What Happened at Ignite

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It seems like just yesterday we were at Ignite Youth Camp and waving our team flags and ‘going bananas.’ There has been so much to process and think through. Thankfully we had a top notch team and some phenomenal photographs from Craig Thompson to help us relive the week we spent at this camp. For […]

Ignite Team to Kenya

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This is the week we leave for Kenya to host our first ever Youth Camp called Ignite. Through this camp our prayer is to light or fan a fire so strong within these kids that they radiate Christ so brightly that it changes the course of their life and those around them. When we decided to […]

Help Us Help Pastor Jane

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Jane Njeri is a pastor and director of Wings of Life School in Kibera Slum in Nairobi, Kenya. Living majority of her life in this slum, Pastor Jane has dedicated herself to fighting for the well-being and education of the children in Kibera. She opened her school with just 23 students and now has 275 […]

Field Notes: December Team

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What an amazing time we are having in Kenya thus far! Thank you for your continued prayers and support. We started in Pehucci Children’s Home on Wednesday morning and boy were they happy to see us. It was so special because each couple had BFR Kids at this location so that made the welcome even […]

The December Team to Kenya & God’s Provision

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Well well, today we boarded the plane and are making the trek to my beloved Kenya. I cannot wait to see the smiles and to be greeted with songs and laughs and to gather around tables with my Kenyan family. To add icing to the cake, I am traveling with some pretty amazing folks. My […]

The Purpose: Hear No Evil, See no Evil, Speak No Evil

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Hear No Evil, See no Evil, Speak No Evil By: Britney Christie Brothers and sisters think about the things that are good and worthy of praise. Think about the things that are true and honorable and right and pure and beautiful and respected. Philippians 4:8 Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil- Ok how many […]

The Purpose: Why God? Why Me?

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Why God? Why Me? By: Adam Stluka   “He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. When others are troubled, we will be able to give them the same comfort God has given us.” ~ 2 Corinthians 1:4 ~ I read that verse over and over as it truly makes me […]

The Purpose: Spirit

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Spirit By Craig Gyergyo One of the highlights of any trip to the airport is a walk on the moving sidewalk. If you are like me, most times you build up a head of steam with your suitcase in tow, and jump onto the moving sidewalk in the passing lane on the left so that […]

The Purpose: Reeling It In

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Reeling It In Name: Morgan Cooper BFR Kids Coordinator and Blogger Who is a God like you, who pardons sin and forgives the transgression of the remnant of his inheritance? You do not stay angry forever but delight to show mercy. Micah 7:18 (NIV) Casting all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 (NIV) When I was about 14 years old, I […]

Meet the Team- July to Kenya

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Our team cannot wait to board the plane tomorrow and cross over to the other side of the world and sink their feet into Nairobi, Kenya! Our team will be serving alongside our BFR partners at Pehucci Children’s Home in Ruai and Wings of Life School in Kibera slum! They will be focusing on team […]