20 years of Hope

Hope for the Future Malawi: 20 years of existence!!! August 2, 1999 was the day when Hope for the Future was officially registered here in Malawi and, every day since then, God has graciously blessed us beyond measure. Oh what a journey it has been here in Africa and how… Continue reading…

$3 for education

Last Friday we had the end of year closing ceremony at our Primary School in Kachere. 763 children have been enrolled for the 2018-2019 School Year. It was an amazing day of celebration with a huge attendance: our pupils, their friends and their parents. Sitting there on my chair I… Continue reading…

Dedication Hope Baptist Church, Nasedegu

Today we had the Official Opening & Dedication of our latest church plant, Hope Baptist Church, Nasedegu. It was a day of celebration with over 600 adults and children attending, from many villages. Our church in Kachere was present, as well as several others from different villages. Pastor Ed preached… Continue reading…

Hope Baptist Church, Nasedegu. Then and Now.

With great joy I announce today that the building for our church in Nasedegu is completed. The whole construction process has been a rollercoaster, but we were blessed with dedicated men and women from the village who stayed faithful and continued to help through any circumstances. The first time I… Continue reading…

Interns: John & Austin

John & Austin

For the next 1 month we’re going to enjoy the company of 2 dedicated young men, John and Austin, who came with the GA team and stayed behind to help us a bit more. Both of them have been here before; John has been coming since 2014 and Austin since… Continue reading…

Sabbatical

“And He said to them, ‘Come aside by yourselves to a deserted place and rest a while.’ For there were many coming and going, and they did not even have time to eat.“ Mark 6:31 Dear faithful ministry partners, after 11 years of full-time ministry here on the continent of… Continue reading…

He would’ve been 70…

Today, April 17, we’re remembering Tom Gentry and the legacy he left behind when he moved to glory, some 8 years ago. Today, he would’ve been 70. Tom Gentry came as a missionary to Romania back in 1993 and started the ministry of Hope for the Future Romania (Speranță pentru… Continue reading…

Bible School – Week 5

Today we resumed the classes here at the Tom Gentry Bible Training Center in Zomba, Malawi, Africa. This time around, we don’t have foreign teachers here and I am not doing the teaching either, but we’re using recorded lessons done by some good teachers: Micheal, Danny and Nate. So far,… Continue reading…

Bible School – Week 4

This week we’re having the 4th week of studies at our Bible Training Center here in Zomba. Pastor Cary from FBC, Jackson is here and he is teaching Revelation, Daniel and Christian Ethics. As always, we need your prayers for everyone involved in this ministry. Pray for Pastor Cary that… Continue reading…

Interns: Kent & Grace

Monday, March 4, it will be our blessing to host two amazing young people, Kent & Grace Shader, who are coming from MO, USA. I met Grace years ago while I visited a supporting church in the state of Missouri. I met both of them again last year and they… Continue reading…