Africa

Churches in West Africa respond to Ebola

by Africa West Field on 11/30/2014As the Ebola virus continues to grip areas of several West African countries, having killed more than 5,000 people since March and sickening more than 15,000 people, Nazarene churches and Nazarene...

Ask in my name

by Gavin Fothergill on 10/08/2014Editor's note: Gavin Fothergill is a missionary in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This story is reprinted from his family's ministry blog with permission.   I was driving home late one night...

Iglesias ayudan a huérfanos y niños vulnerables en Kenia

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 10/07/2014Cuando el esposo de la mujer murió a causa del VIH/SIDA, ella no tenía idea de cómo cuidaría de sus hijos. Él era la única persona que traía el pan a la casa, y ella no tenía ninguna destreza...

Churches help orphans, vulnerable children in Kenya

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 10/06/2014When the woman’s husband died from HIV/AIDS, she didn’t know how to care for their children. He had been the sole breadwinner, and she had no vocational skills to offer. Desperate for an income, the...

Giving JESUS Film another look

by Gavin Fothergill on 08/05/2014“Please come back, don’t leave us here alone!”    Those were the words echoed by many people in the small, isolated community just outside the dense city of Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of the...

La aldea llamada Kafubu

by Gavin and Jill Fothergill on 07/03/2014Cuando Dios da una visión, ésta no siempre llega junto con un camino claro para llevarla a cabo. En algunos casos, diferentes partes de la misma visión son recibidas por múltiples personas en...

The village called Kafubu

by Gavin and Jill Fothergill on 07/01/2014When God gives a vision, it doesn’t always come with a clear path for how it will be accomplished.  In some cases, pieces of the same vision can be given to multiple people at varying times and...

Video: Benin district sends its own missionary to Togo

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 06/12/2014At last year’s assembly of the Pendjari District, Benin, a country in West Africa, the leaders asked for someone to volunteer to serve as a missionary to the unreached north area of their neighboring...

Testimony of Lucie Nzayisenga

by Lucie Nzayisenga on 05/21/2014Lucie Nzayisenga (right in photo) is a pastor in Malawi, and shares her personal testimony. I was born in Rwanda from a churchgoers’ family, but both parents were in different denominations -- my...

Easter across Africa

by Amy Crofford on 04/29/2014Editor's note: Nazarenes in all six of Africa's fields report how they celebrated the resurrection of Jesus Christ this year. He is Risen! Yesterday several of the Africa East Field missionaries...

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