Advent Conspiracy

Enjoying a Meal in Maramara

During my last visit to Chad we were treated to a meal by the village of Maramara. There were several interesting cultural differences that I discuss in this [...]

57% of Americans Would Come to Church If…

Did you know that 60% of Americans typically attend church at Christmastime? Even about 30% Religious "Nones" will go to church this Christmas and 47% of [...]

Tomorrow @ Northridge

I'm looking forward to tomorrow at Northridge. I've been in Chad, Africa for 12 days - our luggage was lost... twice (still don't have it back yet). So it is [...]

The Gospel – Chad Update #8

The Gospel has started to make its way into Chad. I loved getting to meet with Tilly and Dave, two Chadian missionaries, while we were there. I love getting to [...]

Northridge’s Advent Conspiracy on the News!

You may have seen it on the news Sunday night or on social media, but News Channel 13 came to Northridge's Irondequoit Campus to cover the story of Advent [...]

What’s Next in Maramara? – Chad Video #7

Are you interested in what we hope to do in 2015 as we partner with Maramara? They have high hopes to expand the school and begin more businesses within the [...]

My Speech to the Village of Maramara – Chad Video #6

During our visit to Maramara I was able to sit with the villagers and share photos of some Northridge kids at school. I was also able to tell them why [...]

Everyday Life – Chad Video #5

One of the favorite videos we showed from Maramara was what everyday life might be like for them. Nate and I were able to see how homes are built and even [...]

Update on the School in Maramara – Chad Videos #3-4

It is an amazing thing to realize that people in Maramara have education available to them for the first time ever. And that is because of your generosity! We [...]

Update on the Well in Maramara – Chad Video #2

Here is a brief 2 minute video showing you the well your gifts allowed us to install for our friends in Maramara. Take a look. I wish you could take a sip of [...]