Category: This Week in Africa

This Week in Africa (14/11/13)

– News relevant to Christians in Africa The Church Kept Nigeria Together – President Goodluck Jonathan says that were it not for the church, Nigeria would have disintegrated. ‘Live by faith’: The Ebenezer Hannah Home in South Africa –  In the suburb of Ennerdale located in the deep south of Greater Johannesburg The Ebenezer Hannah…

This Week in Africa (07/11/2013)

– News relevant to Christians in Africa Illegal Abortions Thrive in South Africa: Despite South Africa’s ‘progressive’ laws regarding abortion, many women are still having back street abortions. Surprise: The African Church is Not very Charismatic: In light of John MacArthur’s recent conference ‘Strange Fire’, Christianity Today has done this piece demonstrating that despite what…

This Week in Africa (31/10/2013)

– News relevant to Christians in Africa 1. Zimbabwe Launches Religious Tourism Policy: The Zimbabwean government has apparently made a decision that religion is a good way to make money. Drawing people to visit their ‘Holy Shrines’ and famous ‘prophets’ is the new tactic for growing the economy. (Source dubious) 2. Church in Southern Africa Challenged to…