My name is Mary Njeri, a person whom God has shown mercy by delivering me from the domain of darkness and transferring me into the kingdom of his beloved son, in whom I have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins. I am an iServe Africa first-year apprentice placed in Nakuru County in a Christian organization called Molo Street Children Project. A community-based organization is working with street children…Read More
Book Review: Fruit that will last by Tim Hawkins.
A fruit that lasts is a book that unlocks how to develop a fruit that lasts in your youth ministry as you get involved in discipleship. Tim Hawkins, who is the author of the book, gives a biblical standard for running a fruitful ministry. He challenges youth leaders who are caught up in the pressures of running a ‘successful’ ministry by including cheap substitutes for quality fruits. Through the book,…Read More
Book Review: Funding Your Ministry by Scott Morton.
FUNDING YOUR MINISTRY is an in-depth, Biblical guide for the successful raising of personal support. It is a book written by Scott for everyone who longs to see their journey in ministry not being held back by the slow lack of understanding, whether they are gifted or not. Scott points out that we often feel secular when trying to raise money in our ministry journey. We criticize ourselves wondering why…Read More
Apprentice Story-Daisy Njenga
I joined iServe Africa in September 2019, soon after my nursing internship. Joining ministry is not something I had thought of before, but the journey has been fruitful, more of becoming rather than doing. My greatest highlight is the conviction of my own sin, which brought a better understanding of the gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Before, I was one who professed salvation, but neither had understanding…Read More
Apprentice Story – Kennedy Obilloh
Placement: iServe Africa, Operations Department. I am Kennedy Obilloh alias “Jasuba”. I came to faith in Jesus Christ as a young boy in high school. Born and bred in the Lake Victorian island of Rusinga, and studied both my Primary and Secondary school studies on the Island before joining the University of Nairobi to pursue an undergraduate degree in Economics and Statistics. I joined the Apprenticeship Programme in September 2021,…Read More
Book Review: God’s Big Picture by Vaughan Roberts.
Vaughan Roberts is the rector of St Ebbe’s Oxford. He is a founder member of 9:38 which encourages Christians to consider full-time gospel ministry. He is also on the leadership team of The Proclaim Trust. I have always been told that the Bible is one book with one message running from Genesis to Revelation. However, what I see is different books with different authors who are addressing different issues. The…Read More
Apprentice story: Jane Irungu
I am Jane Irungu, born again by the grace of God through faith in Christ Jesus. His death at the cross was a substitutional sacrifice that he took my sins and he gave me His righteousness that makes me right with God. I rejoice in the salvation He has given me. I serve at Gracepoint Church Waiyaki-way, in the Sunday school ministry. It has been a joy to learn as…Read More
Apprentice Story: Regina Mbugua
My name is Regina Mbugua, a sinner saved by grace. I am a first-year apprentice placed at Kilifi County in a Christian mission organization known as Swahili Coast Mission. This is a Christian organization, which focuses on revival and evangelism. The organization is not only limited to spreading the gospel it also helps needy families and provides scholarship programs as we continue to disciple them. Swahili coast mission partners with…Read More
Book Review: One To One-A Discipleship Hand Book By Sophie Peace.
Sophie Peace served at St Helen’s Bishopsgate in London, especially in the ministry of one-to-one with female students within the church. Jesus commanded his disciples to go and make disciples of all nations. You and I have in one way or another benefited from the ministry of someone else in our journey of knowing God. Sophie in her book unpacks, in a simplified way the practical and spiritual benefits of…Read More
Apprentice Story-Gladness Chao
I thank God that I have really grown in the assurance of my salvation knowing that it all rests with my Savior, Lord, and Shepherd Jesus Christ who has promised to guard and to guide me to the very end. ….These precious truths are continually shaping my worldview and daily transforming my heart to become more and more like Christ for God’s glory.Read More