Archive for October, 2011

Discipling Teachers (update)

some encouragement: One of our co-workers is Ellen Ombati, a missionary with NMSI.  She and Ruth are collaborating on a new story-based children’s curriculum and have previously worked together with sunday school teacher’s training.  Ellen also works with some of the mamas at Nasha’s Creations.  Here’s an excerpt from an email Ellen sent us recently: […]

Christianity is NOT a “western religion”

A highlight from teaching Church History to Turkana church leaders in Northwest Kenya:  at the end of the course two of the students told me, “now I can see that the Church is not a wazungu (foreign white people) religion.  It has been in Africa since its beginning and has deep roots in African soil.”  […]

Swahili revision of “Eating the Word of God”

It looks like the team for the translation/adaptation of the “Enkinosta Ororei Le Nkai” lessons into kiSwahili is coming into place!  This will allow these lessons to be used in our town and mixed-tribal congregations.  (See our Ministries page for more information about this curriculum.)

Discipling Teachers

The sunday school teacher’s training on October 1st went well.  Go to our photo albums page for the link to some pictures. Yesterday I was able to lead a teachers’ training session for the teachers of the Narok Community Christian Church.  They want to implement the “Eating the Word of God” lessons.  The time went […]

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