Our publications

Church of God Chaplaincy in Bulgaria: In the beginning…

Bulgarian Chaplaincy Association: Celebrating a Decade of Ministry We are proud to... 

Cooking Traditions of Bulgaria, First Edition is NOW on SALE in Limited Print

This cookbook features authentic recipes in attempts to further the tradition of... 

Cooking Traditions of Bulgaria (Second Edition)

Bulgarian cuisine is distinct, yet eclectic at the same time with Mediterranean influence... 

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What We Do

Consulting and Coaching Consulting and Coaching

Our team provides continuous education to over 200 church leaders and ministry teams around the world…

Research and Teaching Research and Teaching

Our historical research through the years has examined the archives of leading Pentecostal movements, Harvard, Cambridge…

Evangelism and World Missions Evangelism and World Missions

We have ministered for over 30 years now on three continents, 25 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico, Europe and in over 300 Bulgarian congregations

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Fulfilling the Great Commission by 2033? January 20, 2023

Dr. Billy Wilson and Dr. Rick Warren hold ‘2033 Leaders Consultation’ NEW YORK — More than two dozen ministry leaders of significant global networks convened Dec. 5-6 in New York City to combine their experience and insights toward the goal of Great Commission fulfillment within the next decade. Hosted... [Read more]

29 Years in America January 15, 2023

I came to the United States 29 years ago to the date – 29 of my 33 years in ministry I spent preaching here. Over a quarter of a century ago in Chicago, I helped start the first Bulgarian Church of God outside of Bulgaria. You can read about this here: https://cupandcross.com/25-years-ago-in-chicago/ ... [Read more]

In Memoriam: Dr. Albert W. Wardin Jr. January 10, 2023

Albert W. Wardin, Jr., prominent Baptist historian, died on November 14, 2022, at the age of 94, in Nashville, Tennessee. Albert was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 38 years, Lucile Peak Wardin, for whom he was a devoted, compassionate caregiver for the last 8 years of her life. Albert was also... [Read more]

2022 in RETROSPECT January 5, 2023

Our 20th anniversary, also marked 20 years since Kathryn first came to Bulgaria and since we ministered there together for the first time. Time flies quickly and 20 years of mission work together has left lots to talk about. Apart from the pandemic restrictions in Bulgaria and the war on Ukraine, 2022... [Read more]

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