Arrival in Burkina Faso

While we haven’t received an update from the team, they were scheduled to have touched down in Ouagadougou, the capital city, 25 minutes ago at 4:35pm local time. There is a 5 hour time difference between Belton and Burkina Faso. Again, we request your prayers for the West Africa mission team, and we thank you for your continued support of … Read More

Matthew IrvineArrival in Burkina Faso

Fast Facts – West Africa

FAST FACTS It has been over 2,000 years since Jesus walked the Earth, and over 150 years since missionaries started working in West Africa. STILL today there are people groups in West Africa who have little or no access to the Gospel. DEMOGRAPHICS: The region is composed of 22 countries with a population of 240 million. The country of Nigeria … Read More

Matthew IrvineFast Facts – West Africa

Burkina Faso team safely at Houston Airport

Steve called in to report that the team had safely arrived at Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport. They have plenty of flying ahead of them. They take off from Houston on a nonstop to Paris’ Charles de Gaulle Airport. From there they will make their way to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, making a quick stop in Niger to refuel.

Matthew IrvineBurkina Faso team safely at Houston Airport

Team leaves for Burkina Faso

The Burkina Faso mission team left the church shortly after 8 AM this morning, headed to Houston, to begin their journey. Your prayers are essential as this team experiences life without the luxuries of running water and electricity. Pray that men, women, and children will be drawn to this group of Texans, and come to saving faith in Jesus Christ … Read More

Matthew IrvineTeam leaves for Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso team leaves tomorrow

Join us in prayer for our college missions team leaving for Burkina Faso tomorrow morning. Posts on this blog will not include proper names of people or locations in order to protect the mission work in West Africa. Burkina Faso is a landlocked nation in West Africa. It is surrounded by six countries: Mali to the north, Niger to the … Read More

Matthew IrvineBurkina Faso team leaves tomorrow