Africa

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...

A woman of God

by Rev. LeCrecia Mosher Ali on 04/24/2014I never thought I would have the opportunity to hear her preach again, but recently at the Africa Nazarene Women Clergy Conference, I had the opportunity to hear Rev. Grace Masilela (left in photo)...

Ask the missionary: What are the "don'ts" for missionaries?

by Shelly Miller on 03/17/2014Editor's note: Missionary Teanna Sunberg, one of two Ask the Missionary columnists for Engage, answered this question recently. Now Shelly Miller, our second columnist, gives her own take on the...

Heroes of discipleship

by Monica Carr on 02/16/2014The afternoon sun slanted through the palms as our van pulled up the driveway of the Tshambe’s home. The seven of us filed out and were warmly greeted by Reverend and Reverend (Mr. and Mrs.) Tshambe...

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