June 23, 2016
Introduced by the Most Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Asante as an ecumenical contribution from the Methodist Church of Ghana, the Akan concept of sankofa served as a guiding framework for the Seventh Consultation of Anglican Bishops in Dialogue, which took place from May 25-29 in Accra, Ghana. The gathering brought together bishops from Canada, Ghana, Swaziland, Tanzania, Kenya, South Africa, Burundi, Zambia...
June 22, 2016
June 16, 2016
[Anglican Communion News Service] Australia’s Anglican Overseas Aid and the Australian Board of Mission have teamed up with more than 50 aid and development agencies to campaign against significant cuts to the country’s aid budget.
The Lowy Institute for International Policy reports that Australia’s aid programme has been “the disproportionate victim of the coalition government budget savings measures”; saying that the aid budget accounts for only one per cent of...
June 8, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The following is the sermon preached by resident of the House of Deputies the Rev. Gay Clark Jennings at the Executive Council of the Episcopal Church, currently meeting through June 10 at the Oak Ridge Hotel and Conference Center in Chaska...
June 7, 2016
- Moffett Weru sells motorcycle parts out of his shop in Kitale, Kenya, during the week and serves as pastor of a growing nondenominational church on Sundays.
May 5, 2016
- Four members of Huruma United Methodist Church sustain injuries; others lose homes in building collapse in Nairobi, Kenya.
May 4, 2016
- “All we’re gonna do is pray,” Mwaya Wa Kitavi reminded the team again and again as it went out into the markets, schools, hospitals, government offices, and police stations of Nairobi, Kenya, and surrounding counties.