Rural Youth Conference

On Thursday, our whole family traveled with friends in a hired van for five hours to a rural district for Boniface’s annual denominational youth conference.  The […]

Of Men and Migraines

Most American women would probably be indignant at the way they are treated by men in public in our part of Africa, and rightly so.  Scarcely […]

Challenges in African Church Ministry

At our pastors’ conference this month, the coordinator posed the question, “What is the greatest challenge in your ministry?”  He carefully transcribed the 24 answers he received […]

Strength for Each Day of the Pastors’ Conference

Deuteronomy 33:25 promises, “As your days, so shall your strength be.”  Though spoken as part of Moses’ final blessing to Israel, God also fulfilled it in […]

Singing in the Waiting Room

While meeting in the alternate building these last two weeks has been perhaps awkward and definitely different, one unexpected pleasure was getting to hear our congregation […]

Prayer for Pastors’ Conference

Dear Lord, we bring before You the conference for pastors and church leaders which our organization will host this Tuesday through Friday. We pray for safe […]