Bishop Kevin Kanouse, Pastor Jane Mar (Bishop Assistant for Lifelong Leadership Formation), Pastor Steve Kanouse (Director of Evangelical Mission), and Pastor Phil Geleske (Executive Director of Briarwood Retreat Center) take the ALS #IceBucketChallenge, and add another level to the challenge—make a donation to send medical supplies to Sierra Leone!

To read more about what the NT-NL Mission Area is doing in response to the Ebola crisis in West Africa, please visit

Update: Thank you for your donations! Please continue to share this link with friends and family, as we are still collecting funds.

Our Future Home!

Welcome and Streng Centers at Briarwood

Thank you for your generous support of the DiscipleLife Alive! Initiative. Your pledges and donations are already working both here in the northern Texas and northern Louisiana area, funding Table Talks and other programs to help us equip leaders and continue to sow and grow disciples of Jesus, and in Sierra Leone, through the Jubilee Center. If you would like to know how you can honor a loved one through a gift to the new center, please visit our Memorial and Honor Gifts page!

DiscipleLife Alive! Now over $2,530,174!dla 2012 c

This is the total pledged and received as June 30, 2014 – thanks to you!


NT-NL Briefings, September 2014 (PDF)
Briarwood’s The Vine, September 2014 (PDF)
MEF Seeds That Change, September 2014 (PDF)