Pastor Festus Interview

Posted on Jun 25, 2015

In 2005, Pastor Festus Ngare began working with PA to transform the Mbeere community socially spiritually and economically. Since then, Festus has been a champion of holistic transformation in his community alongside other leaders. He participates in the CIFA and the mentorship but he is most passionate about equipping leaders. So far he has over […]

New Years Greeting from Martin

Posted on Feb 3, 2015
New Years Greeting from Martin

Dear all, Receive New Year greetings from me and the PA team here in Kenya! Towards the end of last year I got a chance to meet with the leaders from all our communities in Kenya and Malawi to assess how the work is impacting their lives so far. Across the board there were encouraging […]

End of year reflections 2014

Posted on Dec 16, 2014
End of year reflections 2014

Ask of me and I will give you the nations as an inheritance … Psalm 2:8 A long time ago in my youth I prayed this prayer. Sometimes I wonder if it was too foolish of me to imagine it possible. The nations (tribes, people groups, countries … as you may choose to see them) […]

Transformation – A Relational Perspective by Charlie

Posted on Nov 10, 2014
Transformation – A Relational Perspective by Charlie

“History will be kind to me because I intend to write it”, said Winston Churchill. True to his word, he did many exploits and received recognition both in his home in the United Kingdom and all over the world as a true statesman. Often times we focus on the work that is being done but […]

A Cloud of Hope

Posted on Oct 28, 2014

A cloud the size of a human fist; 1 Kings 18:44 By Costa Maria Kalanda, PA staff A lot is happening in the continent of Africa, we receive both good and other times discouraging news. As we work in God’s vineyard to see Africa live out to its full potential, sometimes we ask ourselves, is […]

Meet Costa Kalanda

Posted on Oct 15, 2014
Meet Costa Kalanda

We thank God for another one of our staff members, Costa Kalanda. In the past few years, she has taken up new responsibilities and brings new talent and expertise to our small staff. If you are lucky enough to participate in a mission trip to Kenya or Malawi, you may be blessed to meet Costa. […]

Is Africa Too Big? by Merrell McIlwain

Posted on Oct 4, 2014
Is Africa Too Big? by Merrell McIlwain

Some days it seems like it is! Like when you are flying to Kenya and get to Europe to change planes and find out you’re about ½ of the way there, with over 4000 miles left to travel! Or when you find out that the African continent is over 4 times as big as the […]

My mum’s lessons on overcoming a poverty mentality by Martin Simiyu

Posted on Sep 27, 2014
My mum’s lessons on overcoming a poverty mentality by Martin Simiyu

My memory flashes back to the time when I was growing up in a small village of Namawanga on the western border of Kenya and Uganda. When I was growing up my village had nothing much in the name of modern civilization, but it was my whole idea of what the rest of the world […]

2014 Kenya Mission Trip Newsletter

Posted on Sep 19, 2014

“So in Christ, we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others. We have different gifts, according to the grace given us.” Romans 12: 5-6a We recently completed a trip to Kenya – eight of us – but the most diverse group yet to go! To say that we had a […]