BAPTIST CAMP – Puerto Rico – 2015

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BAPTIST CAMP – Puerto Rico – 2015

Project # 15-26 Baptist Camp in Puerto Rico (USA) Mountain View Camp-(Campo Monte Vista) Total Project Estimated: $120,000 Phase One Need:$10,000 (a landscape architect would produce master plan) Howard Waller, former Missions Pastor at Bear Valley Church, is now the Partnership Coordinator for the Puerto Rico Baptist Convention. He and his wife Connie retired and moved to this U.S. territory located on the other side of Haiti. The island territory has almost 4 million people if it becomes a state someday, it will rank 29th in population more...

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BURUANGA, AKLAN – Philippines – 2015

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BURUANGA, AKLAN – Philippines – 2015

Project #15-16-Buruanga, Aklan-Philippines CHURCH RENOVATION Alegria Christian Fellowship (AOG Churchnear Boracay, Luzon) Total Cost:Materials-$ 6,800cement, flooring, hollow blocks, roof and sidings. The village/community will do the labor to renovate the 2nd floor. Status:NEEDS FUNDING The congregation have been praying for a year to get some financial assistance for materials to renovate their church to have a2nd floor, in order to holdtheir church service above the flood level. During the months of July through December (typhoon season),...

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COVENANT STREET MINISTRY – Kenya – 2015

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COVENANT STREET MINISTRY – Kenya – 2015

Project # 15-28 Covenant Street Ministry Nairobi, Kenya Operators: James and Hannah Drake Project Need: $ 20,000 (to prepare, launch, and operate for the first year) Status: Just over $ 5,000 received already — $ 6,000 needed by January. Hannah, and James are extremely excited about the vision we have for helping a well deserving street ministry located in the Kawangare slums near Nairobi, Kenya. Its called the Covenant Street Ministry, where 24 boys who were once homeless on the streets, are now rescued and brought into a full time...

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GOSPEL BOAT – Peru – 2015

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GOSPEL BOAT – Peru – 2015

Project # 15-30-Gospel Boat-Peru The Plan: Fund the purchase of sufficient lumber for the local believers to construct a Peke-Peke boat to use on the Amazon tributaries near Iquitos, Peru. Total Cost:1,996 USD Status:FUNDED AND UNDER CONSTRUCTION David Tasayco, one of our Servants who lives in Denver but is from Peru, travels to the interior region of Iquitos every year. Through David we have funded several small churches now the pastors are asking for a gospel boat to take the message of Jesus deeper into the interior...

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HINES MINISTRIES – Uganda – 2015

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HINES MINISTRIES – Uganda – 2015

Project #15-15 -Hines Ugandan Ministries (HUM) brings a message of hope with the Gospel of Jesus Christ by ministering to the spiritual, physical and practical needs of the widows and orphans of Kamonkoli, a village in eastern Uganda. Founded in 1999 by Katherine Hines, HUM is an award-winning children’s ministry. Hundreds of children have grown up in their system and are prospering.

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INSPIRATION CENTRE – Kenya – 2015

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INSPIRATION CENTRE – Kenya – 2015

Project # 15-07 Inspiration Centre,Nairobi, Kenya Pastor Moses Okanji is well known to Bear Valley Church and Mile High Ministries in Denver. He and his wife Jamie (from Brooklyn, NY) lead an amazing cluster of ministries called the Inspiration Centre. Inspiration Centre is located in the heart of Mathare slum in Nairobi. Every Sunday, young and old gather together underneath a tent to worship and pray. We have managed to blend the young ones and the adults into one congregation of more than 200 people. Our teachings are based on Matthew 2:6...

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JACOB’S CHAPEL CHURCH – Philippines – 2015

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JACOB’S CHAPEL CHURCH – Philippines – 2015

Project # 15-09 – Jacob’s Chapel Church – Tarlac, Luzon, Philippines Budget: $2,000 Project Fully Funded: $0 Status: Construction Pending On Luzon island, several hours north of Manila (and north of Clark Field) lies the Tarlac province gateway to the mountainous region around Mt Pinatubo. On the sides of the mountains are at least 40 villages of the Aeta (A-tah) people groups, and indigenous collection with several dialects. While some of the Aeta people are assimilated into Filipino language and culture, most remain in a...

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JOBS FOR GUATEMALA – 2015

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JOBS FOR GUATEMALA – 2015

Project # 15-06 – Jobs for Guatemala – Quetzaltenango Quetzaltenango is the second largest city in one of the poorest countries in the western hemisphere. Much of the population is Mayan, and many of them barely speak Spanish, so jobs for them are scarce. Jobs for Guatemala collects used prom and bridesmaid dresses as donations and ships them by the boxful to Guatemala. These dresses are then used by young women who are trained to alter them to fit the diminutive Guatemalans. Then the dresses are sold in The Party Girl Dress Shop,...

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PENZA CHURCH – Russia – 2015

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PENZA CHURCH – Russia – 2015

Project # 15-03 Penza, Russia Baptist Church Construction Penza is a city about 300 miles SE of Moscow. This is an autonomous Baptist Church – very conservative theology, foundational preaching. The pastor is Gennady Kuznetsov. We know him personally. His son is a member of Bear Valley Church and a graduate of Denver Seminary Vitaly Kuznetsov, who is now preaching in a small Russian language congregation in Denver. Vitaly hopes to go to Cuba soon as a missionary to Russian people there. SOCI does have a way to easily transfer funds to...

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REVIVAL HARVEST CHURCH – Uganda – 2015

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REVIVAL HARVEST CHURCH – Uganda – 2015

Project # 15-25-Revival Harvest Church-Mbale, Uganda Permanent Building to replace temporary metal building Total Needed: $ 27,000 Status: SOCI has raised $13,000 Revival Harvest Christian Church now owns its own land and building. The pastor is Nelson Duchu, age 30, recently married, and a graduate of the Hines Uganda Ministry orphan program. (He is a true orphan and almost a poster child for orphan support programs.). Pastor Nelson Duchu also leads the EMI (E Uganda Ministries Intl) that holds outdoor preaching meetings for children, teens,...

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THE DAILY WALK CHURCH – Philippines – 2015

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THE DAILY WALK CHURCH – Philippines – 2015

Project # 15-10- The Daily Walk Church -Tarlac, Luzon, Philippines Cost: $ 2,400-FULLY FUNDED BY THE CLASS! Status: construction pending selection of village On Luzon island, several hours north of Manila (and north of Clark Field) lies the Tarlac province gateway to the mountainous region around Mt Pinatubo. On the sides of the mountains are at least 40 villages of the Aeta (A-tah) people groups, and indigenous collection with several dialects. While some of the Aeta people are assimilated into Filipino language and culture, most remain in a...

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VILLAGE CHURCH – India – 2015

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VILLAGE CHURCH – India – 2015

Project # 15-24 – Village Church – India Total Cost: $ 8500 Pastor and Network leader E. A. Abraham has served in Bihar state in NE India for 30 years. From nothing he has planted a network of more than 1,100 house churches. Only a few have been able to purchase or build village churches. They also operate Christian schools but these are mostly in rented buildings, that allow for mobility as the schools grow. Often the churches are planted among the families that send their children to be educated by Christians the kids and the...

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WATER DRILLING RIGS – Philippines – 2015

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WATER DRILLING RIGS – Philippines – 2015

Project #15-18-Water Drilling Rig for born-again churches -Province of Negros Occidental, Philippines SOCI agent Dr. Fred Hogue ministers here. Status: NEED FUNDING-$ 7,000 total for the project The Franklin Drilling Rig The well-drilling rigs are essential micro-scale oil drilling rigs, but these utilize a simple two-person posthole auger with a six-horsepower engine. For $ 7,000 a rig is built and shipped overseas and two trainers travel to the location to demonstrate and train the locals how to use it repeatedly. This can produce a large...

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