Monthly Archives: November 2012

Entrance of the Theotokos 2012 Update

Dear friends,

Basi, ninyi si wageni tena, wala si watu wa nje; ninyi ni raia pamoja na watu wa Mungu, na ni watu wa jamaa ya Mungu.
So then you are no longer strangers and sojourners, but you are fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God.
– Ephesians 2:19
Greetings from Mwanza, Tanzania. This is James writing.
We’re expecting!

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Greetings from East Africa

12 October 2012

Dear friends,

Furaha na amani! Joy and peace!
Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya here in East Africa! Earlier this evening Daphne and I arrived safely. We and our suitcases made it here from Vancouver, BC without incident. Continue reading

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Commissioning, 30 Sept 2012

30 September 2012

Dear friends,

Our Commissioning

After the commissioning service

Glory to Jesus Christ!
This morning, 30 September 2012, at Holy Nativity Orthodox Church in Langley, British Columbia, Daphne and I were commissioned by Father Michael Gillis to serve as a long-term missionary family with the Orthodox Church in Tanzania, Holy Archdiocese of Mwanza. In the PS below you can find the text of the prayer that was said over us during the service. Continue reading

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