Earlier this week, CBM staff welcomed Laetitia Dusabimana to our Mississauga office for a short visit. Please join us in praying for Laetitia, who is the head of the women’s department for the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda, our partner in the region. She implements women empowerment programs and gives
Please join us in praying for CBM Field Staff Gato Munyamasoko who serves in Rwanda. Gato recently re-joined the CBM team following a five-year term as the head of the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR), CBM’s partner in the area. Under his leadership, the denomination saw significant church growth.
Gato Munyamasoko is rejoining CBM as Field Staff following his five-year term as the head of the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR).
Aaron and Erica Kenny serve as CBM’s Africa Team Leaders and are based in Kenya. In a recent update, the Kennys shared the following prayer requests: * We continue to pray for peace in South Sudan. The recently announced plan of President Salva Kiir to extend his term by another three years has been branded
Please join us in praying for CBM Field Staff Darrell and Laura Lee Bustin who are based in Rwanda. Darrell is currently leading seminars on Family Ministry for pastors and church leaders in seven different regions in the country. Please pray for strength and endurance, as Darrell plans to maintain a busy
In February, a team of eight people arrived in Kigali from Grande Prairie, Alberta. They were to be in Rwanda for 19 days, but this was not a holiday. They were a Short Term Ministry team (STM) whose members had travelled a long way from home in order to Serve and Learn. They are from
Although the literacy rate among young women in Rwanda has improved over the last decade, about 50% of women living in the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR) communities are illiterate. Many are in this situation because of the events surrounding the 1994 genocide that further eroded the ability of families to send their
CBM is grateful to be one of the founding partners of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, an organization made up of 15 churches who work collaboratively on ending hunger. Due to the good work and reputation of the Foodgrains Bank and its member, we have been able to receive matching funds from the
Since January Rwanda has been experiencing unusually heavy rainfall causing floods and landslides that are resulting in death and injury, damage to homes and crops, and destruction of infrastructure. There is typically a short dry season from December to February, but this year the rain was continuous. Please pray with us
CBM partners with the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR) to help restore and renew a country that suffers from high levels of poverty and the legacy of the 1994 Genocide. Effective leadership is needed to bring a hurting community together and provide relevant programming. We seek to equip and empower pastors in local