GLOBAL NOTES: Faith, Hope and Prayer

GLOBAL NOTES: Faith, Hope and Prayer

Having lived in a rural Maasai community for ten years, I was continually looking for another cultural idea, symbol or ceremony that would naturally connect to the Bible and its truths. Sometimes it was easy, like teaching shepherds about Jesus as the Good Shepherd....
Global Notes: CHEWING THE GOOD NEWS

Global Notes: CHEWING THE GOOD NEWS

Traditional Maasai culture uses the phrase “chewing the news” to describe conversation between two people who haven’t seen each other since yesterday or longer. When traveling between villages on the well-worn footpaths and meeting a friend, the conversation goes...

GLOBAL NOTES: Thank You Steve

In 2007, Steve and Kristen Reeves came to Kenya with Kent Fillinger, Drew and Jen Cougill.  That particular trip ushered in a new era in global missions at Connection Pointe. Though missions had been a significant part of Connection Pointe history for decades, the...