On Monday, African Bible University's Spiritual Emphasis Week began. This, after all, is the main reason that I came to Uganda. Spiritual Emphasis Week is sort of like the "spring break" for ABU. ...Keep Reading
Christ Church BlogSubscribe to the RSS Feed
- Featured Posts
- All Posts
It is time to turn the calendar again from one year to another. As I grow older, I become more and more aware of the change of the year – even if I am far less likely to stay up long enough to celebrate it at the moment! The dawn of a new year is a time for us to take stock of our lives and what the Lord has done, both in us and for us. It’s not that January 1 brings about some kind of magical transformation, but it reminds us to both look back and look ahead....
How do we celebrate Christmas? Easy! Even the youngest among us knows how. We put up a Christmas tree, decorate our houses, go to Christmas parties, give and receive presents, drink hot cocoa and so much more. Perhaps I could ask a more specific question. How do we celebrate Christ at Christmas? ...
On Sunday, we set out for New City Presbyterian Church in Kampala, where I was scheduled to preach....Keep Reading
On Saturday, there was time for a day trip. I was not scheduled to do any preaching until Sunday, so Tim and I planned a trip out to the Rafiki village near Kampala....Keep Reading
My first day at African Bible College. I was able to meet some students, and have pizza!...Keep Reading
This is the first entry in my online "journal" for my trip to Kampala, Uganda to visit Tim & Cheri Hoke and African Bible University....Keep Reading
Do you wish you knew your Bible better now than you did at the beginning of the year? Have you often thought, "It would be a great thing to read the whole Bible from cover to cover, but I'm not sure I can" ? The start of a new year is the perfect time to plan to read through the Bible. There are many reading plans that are available chronological plans, Old Testament and ...Keep Reading
Are you thankful this Thanksgiving? Take the time to think about the real significance of this holiday....Keep Reading
Pastor Rankin reflects on the blessing of reading as his library was erected by the helping hands of our dear Christ Church members. ...Keep Reading