I hope that all is well with you. I and my family are well. I am grateful to God for life, good health, and growth. It has been a year and three months since I started working for CBM and I am amazed by the support and encouragement that I have received from the churches in Canada, all my colleagues, as well as the Africa team leader.
About André Sibomana
André joined CBM in 2011 and now serves in Rwanda as Africa Team Leader. In this role, André works with our African church partners to determine and accomplish shared objectives and coaches and empowers our Global Field Staff. He supports to Canadian church partnerships and facilitates SENT trips, which provide Canadians with hands-on global discipleship experience. His expertise and cultural understanding are invaluable in creating effective strategies for CBM’s ministry throughout the continent.
André first worked with CBM as the Integral Mission Coordinator, supporting short-term mission trips to Rwanda. In 2015, he became the Director of Community Development for the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR). His work involved managing joint projects between CBM and the AEBR, including kids at risk and food security initiatives. At the same time, André was also the lead pastor of a small local church in Kigali until 2018.
André and his wife Therese have five children, who are teenagers.
Hello again, Brothers and Sisters in Christ. Greetings from Rwanda. I hope and pray that you are keeping well and your loved ones. On our side, we have been keeping well as a family, and the children are back at school after summer break together. As a CBM Team, we have been busy with conferences and travels.
Hello Brothers and Sisters in Christ! I pray and hope that you are keeping well and safe, as well as your loved ones. It is a real summer here in Rwanda and I hope it is the same in Canada as well. This is a time of harvesting grains and fruit.
Hello brothers and Sisters in Christ. My name is Andre, and I serve with CBM as the Africa Team Leader. I pray and hope that you and your loved ones are keeping well. I also pray that, as a local church, you keep finding meaning in following and trusting God in every aspect of your life.
Happy New Year to all of you! We are all grateful for God's mercy that has brought us through last year. We are equally mindful of all who faced difficulties and those who lost loved ones in 2022.
Hello, brothers and Sisters in Christ. Greetings from Rwanda. I hope and pray that you and your beloved ones are keeping well. Thank you for continuously supporting me and the work we do together through prayers and finances. The world is full of brokenness, and God is calling you with me in our means and capabilities to join in His mission of restoring Shalom. I am very pleased to update you on what has been happening in the field.
Hello there, my name is Andre Sibomana, and I serve with Canadian Baptist ministries as the Africa Team Leader. My responsibilities include providing a continental strategic direction in the area of joint ministries between CBM and the local church partners and maintaining the relationships and partnerships between CBM and denominational leaders.
On the continent of Africa, we are in the midst of the worst hunger crisis in decades. The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, along with the ripple effects of the war in Ukraine have caused sky-rocketing food prices. Russia and Ukraine are key players in the global agricultural trade, and fourteen African countries