In addition to creating Online courses, Ric ministers in many other ways in a given week.
- Youth Night. On Sunday January 24th NTBI hosted 70 high schoolers from the Jackson area for a campus visit. Ric was the main speaker at this event, challenging the students to give their lives to missions.
- Prison Ministry: Ric continues to work in the local prison. On Sunday January 28th Ric went to the Cooper Street Correctional Facility here in Jackson and introduced the background and historical setting of the book of Ephesians.
- Missions event: On Tuesday January 19th NTBI hosted Lenawee Christian School’s leadership team visited NTBI. Ric taught Thai to small groups of 8-10 people to give them a feel for what learning another language is like.
- College Ministry: Ric co-leads the young adult ministry at New Hope church in Haslett.
With these and many more opportunities opening up we truly feel we can echo Paul in saying, “a great door for effective ministry has opened for me,” (1 Cor 16:9).