Share My Story: Guess Who Is Coming?


Guess What!!!?? We have ANOTHER guest coming from Kenya! Any ideas? Well friends.. Wait no longer! Coming to ya from Kenya is Britney Njeri, 17 years old and daughter to Priscilla our BFR Kids Coordinator and Papers of Peace Manager! Britney is in Form 3 at Mugoiri Girls High School and one of our incredibly […]

Welcoming Ekata to the BFR Family

As I sway back and forth in the overcrowded, bustling post office this morning my mind wanders to a day, four and a half years or so ago, when in the same way I stood swaying in a busy post office with my little son in my belly as I made a quick BFR post […]

What Happened at Ignite


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


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


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


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


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


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?


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


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 […]