As we look back at 2017, we are reminded that God’s ultimate goal with us isn’t comfort, it is character development. We are to be transformed into Christ’s image. He is always more interested in what we become, rather than what we do. I don’t know about you, but this is not always easy to grasp! Christmas 2016 […]
Early morning mist is rising from the earth after a cool night. The Mwinika “winter” is on us, and despite the temperature never lowering even close to freezing, fevers, colds, runny noses, and coughing are rampant in our village. I am on my way to Granny’s house to get her ready for the day. She […]
We are on a much overdue visit to our supporting churches in the Western and Eastern Cape. Missionaries from NTM (New Tribes Mission/ Integral Vision) usually take 9-12 months home assignment every four years, but being “local” missionaries, we have never been able to make that work for us! We arrived in January and will […]
Cross cultural ministry for Francois and Nadia already started when they were living in South Africa and ministered in the Garden-Route area where Francois was a forestry manager and Nadia a teacher.
In February 1997 they moved to Mozambique to minister in the National Church as sent ones from the Church in South Africa. For most of their first term (‘97-2003) they worked as members of a multi-disciplinary Church Planting team, but were also extensively involved with inter-agency consulting, training ...