Overcoming Fear

by Emma Aly Andrew Byrd’s journey carried him all around the world, including to the Amazon with The Bucket Ministry.  Byrd grew up in Mesquite, Texas. He worked at Lake Pointe Church for eight years then joined the Army. Byrd trained as a cryptologic linguist before being stationed in Fairbanks, Alaska.  During his time in …

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Finding Her Place

by Emma Aly Operations Missions Coordinator Karen Brown was unsure of how to use her skills to serve God after receiving her degrees, but He soon led her to work at The Bucket Ministry. Brown graduated from Ouachita Baptist University with her undergraduate in English and history. She then went to the University of Edinburgh …

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Meet The Interns

by Emma Aly The Bucket Ministry welcomes two interns for the summer. They will be assisting in social media and graphic design and various other jobs. They will introduce themselves below. Grace Dowling Hey everyone. I was told that I should write a little bit about myself so that people get to know me. Writing …

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First Prayer Text

By Karen Brown As mentioned in a previous blog post, The Bucket Ministry has a robust prayer team lead by Rhonda Martin. It has been a blessing seeing how God has answered our prayers through this prayer team. We want to share one of those stories now. We began seeing God work through the prayer …

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Go. By Karen Brown Over the past few weeks I have been sharing about God’s call for us to pray, give, and go. As I close out this series, I would like to emphasize serving God by going. Go share the Good News about Christ, just as Acts 1:8 says, “and you will be my …

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By Karen Brown One of my favorite stories from The Bucket Ministry happened during a trip to Uganda. The team that went had the opportunity to go to a church service, during which an offering was taken. The offering plates were placed at the front of the stage and most people came to the front …

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