Tag Archives: Africa

Religious News: All Clergy Should Undergo HIV Tests, says UN Adviser

CHURCH LEADERS should con­sider being tested for HIV to help banish the stigma attached to testing, an expert at UNAIDS (the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS) has said in advance of World AIDS Day next Monday. A Lambeth Palace … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Ten Thousand Girls

How the poet Maya Angelou inspired an African American teacher from Michigan to overcome the tragic loss of her daughter by setting up an amazing school in Senegal, Africa.   Podcast version here   John 13: 17 Now that you … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Massai

My daughter Lauren is on a three month mission trip in Tanzania, Africa. Just north of her, are the Massai people, who have their own Christian creed.   Podcast version here   Most of you know that my youngest daughter … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Holding on to Hope

My daughter Lauren flies out to Africa this weekend on a three month mission to help orphaned children in Tabora, Tanzania. It will be a time for all of my family to keep our hope in the Lord.   Podcast … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Living with Lions

Nature can be a terrifying and destructive force. Our faith is in God, who is above nature. When we seek Him, God enables us to find what we need. A devotional about the lions of the Serengeti and my daughter’s … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Road to Africa

Podcast version here  Psalm 22:27    All the ends of the earth will remember and turn to the LORD, and all the families of the nations will bow down before him. My youngest daughter Lauren has just set up her … Continue reading

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