Bold Ventures

MOBILIZING MISSIONARIES FOR PIONEER CHURCH PLANTING

Great Team

Great Team

Posted on 19 Nov 2016 in empower missionaries, Islands | 0 comments

“You guys have a great team!” Was the phrase I kept hearing from our friends who had come from Westside Church in Bend, Oregon. These eight members of Westside’s annual mission team had come for two weeks of training our islanders on “Doing What Jesus Did”–a 7 part seminar that equips regular believers to lead […]

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Expect Enough

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 in empower missionaries | 0 comments

“How will I make it?” is quickly becoming our most frequently asked question from otherwise-eager missionary recruits. There seems to be an enthusiastic push towards volunteering in our island ministry and being trained for further cross-cultural ministry…until the issue of finances comes up. It’s partly because we’re not looking for secondary school dropouts or jobless […]

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Introducing Bold Ventures

Posted on 04 May 2016 in empower missionaries, multiply churches, transform regions | 0 comments

After many months of careful vision crafting, difficult decisions, and stacks of paperwork, we are officially registered as a US non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, called Bold Ventures. The registration process is a bit slower on the other side of the world, so we are still continuing the setup of a Ugandan NGO by the same name […]

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A Substantial Vision

Posted on 31 Dec 2015 in empower missionaries, multiply churches, transform regions | 2 comments

For the past nine years, we have been serving Jesus as Brent & Virginia Earwicker, missionaries sent out from Westside Church to reach the islands of Lake Victoria. Oriented around the local church, we have always desired that our work to flow through a healthy indigenous congregation and so yoked ourselves with the best leadership […]

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