First Baptist Church Nalerigu ordains 12 new deacons in a special service on Sunday, December 23, 2018.
On Christmas morning we drove south to our church in Kolinvaai as we have done in years past. There we celebrated the birth of our Savior with our brothers and sisters there. Pastor Sugri shared the story of the announcement and birth of Christ. Then church members sang worship songs in different languages. After Mampruli, […]
This past Sunday we were invited again by our friend Pastor David Duut to visit his church in Baungu and participate in the baby naming ceremony (outdooring) of his newborn. The little boy was named Godfrey Motaug. David explained that Motaug is a Bimoba word that means “unity”. Almost exactly years ago, William officiated their […]
We attended First Baptist Nalerigu this morning and they spent a good deal of time recognizing all the mothers since it was Mother’s Day. This song was both endearing and a bit odd. Lyrics below: Oh sweet mom, how can I love you?If we hate our brothers,And if we hate our fathers.The one we eat […]
If you are a regular church-going Baptist you probably think a preaching point is a bullet on the pastor’s powerpoint slide. In the remote regions of Northern Ghana a preaching point is a location in a remote village where people gather together to hear God’s Word. Sometimes it is under a tree, sometimes in a […]