Although there is a peace agreement between the Government of the Philippines and its Muslim peoples, the animosity of centuries of conflict continues to negatively impact daily relationships between Christians and Muslims. Negative stereotyping and discrimination are pervasive wherever their lives intersect, even among followers of Jesus in both camps. We’re very
The pigeon pea crop is a drought tolerant leguminous shrub that is planted by farmers as a green manure/cover crop and most importantly for home consumption. CBM in partnership with CFGB and the African Christian Church & Schools (ACC&S) runs a food security project in Embu, Kenya. Figure 3: Pigeon Pea at
As you know, one major aspect of my ministry is to develop resources for ministry in Islamic context. I praise the Lord for the opportunity that I have at the moment to be involved in a writing project titled Reading the Bible in the Context of Islam with The Centre for Muslim-Christian Studies, Oxford.
Jun is a young Muslim tailor and a follower of Isa al Masih in one of the communities of faith led by Sumael. Jun and three other believers have been working long hours in a tailoring shop for unjustly low wages. As their leader, Sumael faces other challenges: supporting his family as well as
In Africa, CBM currently runs 4 food security projects which target about 3,000 farmers in partnership with the Canadian Foodgrains Bank (CFGB), in the Democratic Republic of Congo (2), Rwanda (1) and Kenya (1). In May 2016, I had an opportunity to visit farmers in Muku area, Walungu Territory, South Kivu Province,
As a family, we have begun to feel settled in. The boys finally began adjusting to school and have been making new friends. What they really like the most here is the church, which is great. This is because they got to know some other kids at the same age, and the Sunday school