Talawanda School of Preaching May 2019 Report

By Justin Hopkins | Jul 25, 2019

At the beginning of May Maurice, our director, Amri, an instructor, and several of the students were stricken with Malaria, a couple of them requiring hospitalization. Extra funds were provided to purchase mosquito nets for all of the beds, so hopefully Malaria won’t be as big of an issue. We have begun raising rabbits on…

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Battleship Texas

Evangelism, Farming, and Fun

By Justin Hopkins | Jul 23, 2019

June was a busy month for our faculty and students. In Uganda, our students completed the second quarter of their second year. They have just six more months to go! The threat of Ebola spilling across the border from Congo has caused some concern, but with a few extra precautions, the work presses on. The…

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The Bread of Life

By Justin Hopkins | Jul 10, 2019

In John 6 Jesus fed the multitudes with a few loaves and fish, but then encouraged them to seek sustenance with eternal value. He declared that God had sent bread from Heaven, which would satisfy hunger and third eternally (v. 32-35). Jesus was that bread. His audience was still thinking of physical things when He…

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How Instant Coffee Is made

By Justin Hopkins | Jul 10, 2019

How is instant coffee made? we’ve got a simple explanation and a short video that explains the process.

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Modelle School of Preaching May Update

By Justin Hopkins | Jun 20, 2019

At the beginning of May the school held its’ first graduation ceremony. The six students that graduated have all gone out to work with congregations in evangelizing the lost and building up the brotherhood. The weekly evangelistic efforts of the school have continued, and at least three more souls have been baptized into Christ as…

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Upcoming Dates

By Justin Hopkins | Jun 18, 2019

In mid July Leah will be leaving for Jamaica along with part of that mission team. She will be flying out of San Antonio, so we will be in that area for a day or two. At the end of August we are planning to attend PTP to be able to share the work and…

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Back To Uganda

By Justin Hopkins | Jun 18, 2019

I spent the last two weeks of May in Uganda with brother Gregg Knight. While we were there Gregg spent some time working on the school farm and teaching the students a few things. I taught a course on therapeutics, using Foy Forehand’s Common Sense Rules of Bible Study, and How To Study The Bible…

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Working The Works of God

By Justin Hopkins | Jun 3, 2019

There is often a great deal of confusion about the relationship between faith and works. Some people contend that a person must perform enough good works to outweigh the evil that they have done. Others, in reaction to this, will contend that no works at all are necessary for salvation, but all that is required…

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Coffee Helps You Live Longer

By Justin Hopkins | Jun 3, 2019

A new analysis of research involving 3.8 million subjects scattered around the globe suggests that moderate coffee consumption can extend life-expectancy and greatly reduces risk in several common causes of death. Specifically, they found that coffee drinkers were 15% less likely to die from any cause when drinking 3.5 cups per day, 17% less likely…

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