The stops of life: A reflection on transitions

“For everything, there is a season and a time for every matter under heaven,” says the preacher in Ecclesiastes 3. There is no other time that I have thought about transitions as I have recently. Having experienced some majors within a short period of time, I believe God has used these moments to teach me a lot. I do hope that you too can benefit from what God has been…

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God’s Big Picture (Book Review)

As the title of the book suggests, Vaughan Roberts tries to help us understand the one big idea of the Bible. He wrote the book with the aim of ‘providing all Christians, from the new convert to the mature believer, with an overview of the whole Bible that would help them see how the different parts fit together.’ The writer uses the kingdom perspective to help us understand the storyline…

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FAITH AND WORK

FAITH AND WORK SERIES 90% of our time is spent either sleeping or working. How then do we ensure we glorify God in how we spend this time? What is Work? What is the Bible’s take on work or rather what the place of the gospel in our working place?  Meet James Wainaina, One of our Staff member at iServe Africa seeking to engage these questions and many others. Part…

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A Simple Heart Talk on Ministry Work

My first placement was Machakos, Grace Baptist Church. Experience The placement was a ready avenue for me to teach God’s word. I did this by mobilizing children for a Wednesday evening fellowship, where we did Genesis. I mobilized 12 graduates around town, from different churches and we did a bible study in Ephesians. I had an opportunity to bring on board a certain girl’s high school for Cu Wednesday fellowship,…

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Thanksgiving and Commissioning

Happy new year! We are grateful to God for another team of 42 apprentices that we commissioned to go out after their term of service in ministry. On the same day, we received and commissioned 22 more apprentices who have already begun their service in different placements across the country. Join us as we pray for them that God shall use them in the various placements. Conversation KE

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Where Did the Good Old Days Go To?

Growing up, such phrases as “today’s generation is spoiled”, or “back in the day such things were unheard of” or “Oh! back in our days’ people were much better behaved than now”. The above and many more are very common, especially with the generation of our parents and the generations before them. It is used by those who are older to lament over the new generation’s “increased evil”. Of late,…

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