ToddCulbertson

Todd

About Todd

My wife and I grew up about 45 minutes away from each other in Maryland, U.S, but met at a dinner for international students in Milwaukee, WI. From the beginning of our marriage, we have had a burden for unreached people groups. Our destination and role after Emanate training are still undecided, but we look forward to going where God leads.

Jungle Camp – Building Underway!

How quickly can we get these posts in the ground?  Who knew building a clay oven could take so long?

Emanate students have begun work on our Jungle Camp homes.  The days are long, with […]

By |June 7th, 2018|Jungle Camp|1 Comment

Jungle Camp – Are We Ready?

A couple months ago, we told you about the growing anticipation for Jungle Camp.  Now, the beginning of our building time is only a couple weeks away and preparations are in high gear.

Most Emanate […]

By |May 22nd, 2018|Jungle Camp|0 Comments

Transformed by His Word

As believers in Jesus Christ, do we love God’s Word?  Do we consider it to be our sufficient source of truth?  Do we allow it to transform us from the inside out?

“Therefore, I urge […]

By |April 26th, 2018|Emanate, Emanate Course|0 Comments

Learning Grammar We Are Now

Why does the title of this blog look so wrong to us?  It looks like something right out of the mouth of Yoda, from the original Star Wars movies.  Although Yoda spoke using English […]

By |April 12th, 2018|Emanate, Emanate Course|1 Comment

Understanding the Animist Mind

If we hope to plant a thriving church, we need to engage people at the worldview level.  We need to understand what people are really hearing as we teach the truth of God’s Word.

Each […]

By |March 29th, 2018|Emanate, Emanate Course|1 Comment

Is God Sending Me to Northern Canada?

“A parka with fur trim on the hood … is not just a fashion statement.  The suit you go skiing in will probably not be enough.  Driving gloves will not be enough.  Hiking boots […]

By |March 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|3 Comments

Jungle Camp Excitement!

It sure doesn’t look like Jungle Camp is just around the corner!  Just two weeks ago the back woods of Ethnos Canada’s property here in Durham were frozen and desolate.  Now, even as we […]

By |March 1st, 2018|Emanate Course|1 Comment

What did you say?!

There have been some strange sounds coming out of the mouths of second semester Emanate students recently.  Our brows are furrowed as we contort our “speech apparatus” to perform in ways it never has […]

By |February 15th, 2018|Emanate, Emanate Course, Emanate Students|7 Comments

What if I’m not going overseas?

Emanate equips believers to participate in cross-cultural church planting in some of the most remote and “foreign” places on the globe – places where Jesus Christ is not known.

Recent Emanate graduate Josephine Kalmen had […]

By |February 1st, 2018|Emanate Students|0 Comments

Branching Out

Emanate class of 2017

Emanate graduation is upon us once more; it’s amazing how quickly 18 months of training fly by!  Our 2017 graduates are excited about the places God is leading them, sad to […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments