Safe Arrival in Tanzania

By Gage Coldwater | Sep 12, 2018

We are finally here! Kelly and I have safely arrived at the Chimala Mission with Bill and Bill Cyndi Stinson after a Fastjet flight from Dar Salaam and a ride in the mission Ambulance to the Mission from Mbeya. We had a great trip here and we are so eager to start the work of getting the…

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Flying to Tanzania Today

By Gage Coldwater | Sep 9, 2018

Today is the Day!  We fly out for our three week trip to Tanzania tonight from Houston.  We are so excited to be able to work with Chimala mission to help them become more self-supporting!  We have high hopes and plans for this opportunity. This morning we get to worship and speak in Tyler, TX…

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By Gage Coldwater | Sep 4, 2018

Isaiah 26:3 Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee. 3 Ways You Can Help the Manna Project this week! People are constantly asking “How can I help the Manna Project.”  We are so thankful to have brethren just like you who support our work and are…

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Headed to Tanzania

By Gage Coldwater | Aug 26, 2018

Deut. 8:10 When thou hast eaten and art full, then thou shalt bless the LORD thy God for the good land which he hath given thee.   Kelly and I are so excited about our upcoming trip to Tanzania in September.  We will be going to the Chimala Mission in Southwest Tanzania for 9 days…

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Report from Uganda – Rwenzori School of Preaching

By Gage Coldwater | Jun 15, 2018

We recieved this report from Mbusa Benard, Director of the Rwenzori school of preaching, this week.  “Greetings brethren in the blessed name of our Lord and Savior Christ Jesus, thank you for the work of the Lord that you are doing. On behalf of RSOP and on my own behalf, I wish to extend my…

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Talawanda school progressing quickly!

By Gage Coldwater | Jun 11, 2018

In February we began construction in Tanzania on our newest school, the Talawanda school of preaching.  Construction is going smoothly with Maurice Gasper leading the work.  They not only started construction but also have cleared the land for the farm and planted several acres of corn which we should harvest in several weeks!  The corn…

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By Gage Coldwater | May 19, 2017

  This year I have turned my research focus into how to grow my apiary (fancy name for a bee farm!).  I have spent the last two weeks chasing down swarms of bees (bees split their hive in the spring to make space in the hive) and also doing cutouts (when bees make hives in the…

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By Gage Coldwater | Dec 29, 2016

Dear Friends and Brethren, We need your help this year as we strive to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ around the world.  At the Manna Project, it is our mission to enable and equip Gospel Preachers, Preacher training schools, and orphanages around the world to be self-supporting.  This takes funding and we need your…

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Update from Rwenzori School of Preaching

By Gage Coldwater | Oct 4, 2016

Here is an email I recently received from Mbusa Benard, Director of the Rwenzori School of Preaching.  I hope it encourages you as much as it does me! Greetings to all sponsors of the RSOP in Uganda. Thank you for the Lord`s work and the pure gospel you are proclaiming in spearheading towards winning souls…

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