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KINGDOM HEROES

If the Spirit of God himself truly lives in us born-again believers, shouldn’t our impact in this world be tremendous? These are the thoughts of Founder and Director of New Dawn Educational Centre, Irene Tongoi. “We, the Church, are barely scratch¬ing the surface in our impact on this world,” she adds. Over 20 years ago, […]

LO, I AM WITH YOU!

Last year saw many joys and some challenges in my ministry. Having been involved in the high school ministry for the past 10 years and actively discipling a few young ladies, I can testify that while our la­bour in the Lord is not in vain, it is most definitely accompanied by thistles and thorns. On […]

Save a child; Save the world

Save a child; Save the world

In these days when the winds of influence blow contrary to the principles of the Bible, how do believers keep sailing in the right direction? How do we influence others to sail towards godliness? American author and poet, Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1850-1919), put it this way: “One ship sails east and another west with the self-same […]

Cross-cultural missionaries

Cross-cultural missionaries

Mercy and I never saw ourselves as pioneer cross-cultural missionaries back when we were pursuing our university studies. We both arrived in Cape Town South Africa in different years as fresh-faced, happy-go-lucky Kenyan youth. We were simply keen on completing our degrees, following Jesus the best way we knew, and going back to Kenya. Yet […]

Inside-out Change

Inside-out Change

Years ago, a wise man told us that culture is what we see happening on the outside, because of one’s beliefs on the inside. We can try all sorts of methods to get people to change on the outside. But real and lasting change very rarely takes place without a significant change on the inside. […]