At Africa University’s 25th Graduation Ceremony, nearly 600 students from 22 African countries received their master’s and bachelor’s degrees during the commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at the campus in Old Mutare, Zimbabwe.
Rev. N. Neelley Hicks, TNUMC pastor and Founder & Executive Director, Harper Hill Global, reports that the following gifts have been donated for the benefit of the Mama Lynn Center and its participants: 1) Martha Irwin raised money with her UMW team for 100 yards of “Esther” fabric to be designed and printed in Kisangani. […]
The United Methodist Church is helping to rebuild the lives of women in East Congo who’ve suffered brutal attacks due to war and violent conflict. Our Annual Conference offering will help fund the new Mama Lynn Center where these women will receive medical and psychological care as well as vocational training. You may show these videos […]
Rev. David C. Lewis arrived in Kindu, Democratic Republic of the Congo to find a group of young men diligently making bricks for the Mama Lynn Center. The Center – at this point, a vision of women leaders in the East Congo United Methodist Church – will provide aid to women stigmatized due to brutal […]
The Tennessee Conference would like to congratulate the three recipients of the Young Adult Scholarship to the Mission in the East Congo: Tessa Pruitt, Martin Methodist College LaFayette UMC “If someone ever asked me where I believe I saw God, I would describe Psalm 34:17,’When the righteous cry out for help, the Lord hears and […]
Jambo! Habari? I hope that you are brushing up on your Swahili these days! After all, you may Be part of the team going to Kindu, Democratic Republic of the Congo (July 13 – 27, 2017). There, we will meet our brothers and sisters – helping them in local ministries and supporting “Congo Women Arise” […]
Trip scheduled for July 13-27, 2017 | Deadline to commit to trip & team meeting is January 28, 2017 Clergy and Laity of the Memphis and Tennessee Conferences are invited to participate in a mission to the East Congo Annual Conference. While in the East Congo you will become familiar with the great needs in […]