In Stillness an…

In Stillness and Silence Silence your body to listen to your words. Silence your tongue to listen to your thought. Silence your thoughts to listen to your heart beating. Silence your heart to listen to your spirit. Silence your spirit to listen to His Spirit. In silence, we leave many to be with the One….

Conversations With African Pastors in the Diaspora: An Introduction

For the large part of my life in the Diaspora, I have been in conversations with pastors. Many of the pastors have been preachers from many countries in Africa trying to do their ministry work in the West, but I have also spoken to equally many Western pastors. A good number of these conversations have…

Can Immigrant Christians Be Missional in the West?

Mission, as in the mission of God, missio Dei, has always been connected to migration of followers of Christ from one part of the world to another. In fact, the spread of religions, whatever they are, is generally dependent on the migrations of their adherents. For instance, the spread of Christianity in the twentieth century…

Getting Beyond the Clash of Christianities

The arrival of world Christianity in the second half of the twentieth century has implications that we are yet to begin to comprehend. To borrow the language of Samuel Huntington who talks about the clash of civilizations, my long engagement (as an African) with Western Christianity in Europe and North America has led me to…