January 14, 2016 by Pastor Ben McIntire
So when the disciples had come together, they asked him, “Lord, is this the time when you will restore the …
November 5, 2015 by Pastor Ben McIntire
Zanzibar cruises in my imagination like the triangular sails of a fishing dhow following the white sand beach of the island. Cinnamon, cloves, saffron, and Sinbad the sailor spice the mental images I have of this exotic island.
October 15, 2015 by Pastor Ben McIntire
At 5:30am, Monica and I, fortified by PowerBars, climbed into Frank Mwakatundu’s van…
October 12, 2015 by Pastor Ben McIntire
It’s a strange feeling, stepping into a foreign place, stepping onto a continent where you’ve never been before…
September 23, 2015 by Pastor Ben McIntire
Saturday found us finally making our way to our companion congregation in Lupembe. We were greeted by church members who guided us, singing, into the church for a welcome ceremony…
June 27, 2015 by Pastor Ben McIntire
This Independence Day, as we gather to celebrate the birth of our nation and the freedom we hold so dear as American citizens, my prayers will be for the Spirit’s guidance to learn to be united as “one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.”
May 7, 2015 by Pastor Ben McIntire
So it’s my birthday; 33 trips around the sun for this earth-bound astronaut.