Our Purpose

Our Purpose: Building the Bridge Ministries (BTB) of the United Pentecostal Church International (UPCI) seeks to evangelize the African-American community, building upon successful cross-cultural, cross-racial, and urban ministries.

BTB aims to provide leadership with tools and support needed to evangelize the African-American population and urban areas. The ministry promotes programs and initiatives that:

  • Encourage and support evangelism and discipleship.
  • Encourage church plant.
  • Assist in training and equipping churches.
  • Assist ministers of all cultures and churches to reach out to African American and urban communities with the gospel.
  • Assist African-American believers, ministers, and churches in functioning as integral members of the UPCI.

We covet your prayers as we continue to fulfill our purpose.