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The Joy of Children

The Joy of Children

There’s a beauty about children that Jesus saw when He told His disciples to let the children come. The tiniest of matters can make them happy, they can shed a tear and never think about it again after that. There’s a purity, an innocence about the way they see the world and how they live […]

ACM Creche Update

ACM Creche Update

In Revelation 21:5 God makes us a promise. It reads, “He who was seated on the throne said, ‘Behold, I am making all things new.” In this specific passage He is referring to the new heaven and new earth; how He is going to take the world we live in now and transform it to […]

2014 Medical Mission Trip Updates Part 2

2014 Medical Mission Trip Updates Part 2

Monday, May 12, 2014 Sanibonani! Greetings everyone from South Africa. We are on our eleventh day of the trip and are grateful to be continuing our work here with the Mafus and the people of eSikhawini. After our day of rest on Sunday, we awoke feeling rested and energized for our fourth clinic today. Today, […]

2014 Medical Mission Trip Updates Part 1

2014 Medical Mission Trip Updates Part 1

Sunday May 4, 2014 Greetings from eSikhawini, KZN, South Africa! We have arrived safely at our destination, and everyone is well.  We had a few minor challenges along the way, but we did arrive at the Mafu’s home shortly after midnight last night.  Only one of our bags did not make it all the way […]

2014 Spring Medical Mission Trip

2014 Spring Medical Mission Trip

This year marks the 11th ACM Medical Mission Trip, which will take place from May 2 to May 18. The team will be operating five medical clinics in the KwaZulu Natal area. The clinics will treat nearly 1,000 men, women, and children. Not only are the Medical Mission Trips an exciting outreach to the people, […]

The Joy of Children
The Joy of Children

There’s a beauty about children that Jesus saw when He told His disciples to let the children come. The tiniest of matters can make them happy, they can shed a tear and never think about it again after that. There’s a purity, an innocence about the way they see the world and how they live […]

ACM Creche Update
ACM Creche Update

In Revelation 21:5 God makes us a promise. It reads, “He who was seated on the throne said, ‘Behold, I am making all things new.” In this specific passage He is referring to the new heaven and new earth; how He is going to take the world we live in now and transform it to […]

2014 Medical Mission Trip Updates Part 2

Monday, May 12, 2014 Sanibonani! Greetings everyone from South Africa. We are on our eleventh day of the trip and are grateful to be continuing our work here with the Mafus and the people of eSikhawini. After our day of rest on Sunday, we awoke feeling rested and energized for our fourth clinic today. Today, […]

2014 Medical Mission Trip Updates Part 1

Sunday May 4, 2014 Greetings from eSikhawini, KZN, South Africa! We have arrived safely at our destination, and everyone is well.  We had a few minor challenges along the way, but we did arrive at the Mafu’s home shortly after midnight last night.  Only one of our bags did not make it all the way […]

2014 Spring Medical Mission Trip
2014 Spring Medical Mission Trip

This year marks the 11th ACM Medical Mission Trip, which will take place from May 2 to May 18. The team will be operating five medical clinics in the KwaZulu Natal area. The clinics will treat nearly 1,000 men, women, and children. Not only are the Medical Mission Trips an exciting outreach to the people, […]

Intern Update

There are many new projects underway and exciting things taking place in Africa Christian Ministries (ACM). We are pleased to announce the newest additions to our staff: interns Kelly and Kevin Rohner and Kristen Steffes from Kensington Community Church. This is Kelly and Kevin’s second time working with the Mafus in South Africa. Kelly was […]

ACM’s Newest Endeavor
ACM's Newest Endeavor

But Jesus called the children to him and said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. Luke 18:16 Children were important in the ministry and the life of Jesus. He healed them, blessed them, praised them, and used them to […]

Welcome Back Gathering
Welcome Back Gathering

 

Another day in South Africa
Another day in South Africa

Dear friends and family, Today, Tuesday, was a beautiful day with clear skies and warm breezes. The team’s primary work was counting pills again – hundreds of thousands of pills have now been counted into prescription allotment in baggies. It’s been fun to work with others. We spend good time, morning and evening, in Bible […]

10, 20, 30, 40, 50…

Sawubona (Greetings)! This is Prasanth and Bernadette reporting from eSikhawini, South Africa! We hope you are well and enjoying the spring in the states. The weather was beautiful today with bright blue skies and temperature in the 80s. Yes, I Bernadette got a tan (thanks to being Scottish!). Colleen, Sharon, Sanjeev, and Mama Mafu went […]