The peace of the Lord be with you. Sisters and brothers, I greet you in the name of Jesus Christ, our Lord, friend and saviour.Read more
From the Botswana Network of Christian Communities, which includes the Botswana Council of Churches and the Organization of African Instituted Churches (OAIC).
Adopted at a special meeting held on March 12, 2020.Read more
Community of Disciples of Christ in Congo
Since the first case of COVID-19 had been identified in Kinshasa, the message has spread in the whole country but people were not very aware of what the situation had to become. From radio and social media, they already heard about it but they thought it was a Chinese disease. And when it touched DRC, some people claimed on streets that authorities were creating a situation in which they wanted to earn money from the International community.Read more
During the COVID-19 crisis, the church serves the spiritual and social needs of people afflicted by the pandemic which is gripping the world, and its key role was highlighted by the World Health Organization (WHO).Read more
The Church of the Lord Jesus Christ on earth has been assigned by Christ Himself to spread the all-important message of resurrection and hope in God in all circumstances and situations of life in which human beings find themselves including disasters and catastrophes. The fundamental mandate of the church is to stand by all those in tribulations and catastrophic circumstances. The mandate of the Church is to educate, counsel and reprimand the people. For this reason, when all human endeavours have failed, the Church of God becomes the last hope/trust of nations living in confusion, frustration and fears.Read more
Council's Statement on Corona Virus (COVID-19)
The Council of Churches in Sierra Leone (CCSL) on behalf of its Member Churches records its apprehension and concern over the ongoing Corona Virus pandemic not sparing any country in the World.Read more
26th March 2020,
Dear Fellow Congregationalists,
We bring you Christian greetings from the Central Office of the United Congregational Church of Southern Africa at this time when both the Church and society are going through a hitherto unknown public health crisis causing unprecedented challenges at all levels of our existence as people in society.Read more
This article was original written by the National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA and posted here.
In a historic joint pastoral statement released on March 26, the World Council of Churches, Regional Ecumenical Organizations, and the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA (NCC) affirmed the urgency of standing together to protect life amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.Read more
As I walk into the Dzake Clinic, I am greeted by patients waiting to be seen. I take my seat at the Triage table and start to check in my next patient. He is a beautiful 12-month-old named Samson. His Grandmother has brought him in because he has been vomiting and not able to eat for a day.Read more
The semester comes to a close, and then comes the dreaded examination week. Dreaded by whom? The students dread exam week, but at least for this lecturer, it is a dreaded time as well. Well, maybe I should say the preparation of the examinations is the dreaded part.Read more