Bearing the cross

Helping bear the cross of others

As long as most of us can remember, the Christian concept of bearing our personal loads and sufferings—“carrying the cross”—has been endemic in our way of thinking and in how we conduct our lives, weaving its own tapestry of Christ-like attitude and example to help us shoulder the burdens of everyday life. The phrase issues Read more about Helping bear the cross of others[…]

The 3 classroom addition is in progress and we are in a race against time

**News from the Revive Africa School 3 Classroom Addition project** The 3 classroom addition is in progress and we are in a race against time. Our greatest need during this time, is for the rain to stay away until we get a roof on the building. The walls are constructed with mud bricks, which are Read more about The 3 classroom addition is in progress and we are in a race against time[…]

The school addition is moving forward, the walls are getting higher!

Such GREAT news today! The school addition is moving forward, the walls are getting higher! We are building 3 additional classrooms onto the school. Currently there is only one classroom. These additional classrooms will allow more children in the village to attend. There is a waiting list of kids who want to go to school Read more about The school addition is moving forward, the walls are getting higher![…]

Growing their own crops so they can feed their families…

In order to create sustainability, and address humanitarian needs in Mankneh, we are teaching the people of Mankneh how to grow their own crops so they can feed their families, and also so they can earn an income by selling part of their crops. People in Mankneh who attend church services regularly will receive seeds Read more about Growing their own crops so they can feed their families…[…]

Spirit, Soul and Body, one village at a time

The Revive Africa project, through God, deals with man holistically – Spirit, Soul and Body, one village at a time: Christian School building – Christian Education Food security – Agriculture Medical for the school kids – Health Pastoral Training – Missionary No one is good at everything but everyone is good at something. Would you Read more about Spirit, Soul and Body, one village at a time[…]

Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man

Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man. Pictures attached herewith are Revive Africa Christian School Children in school during the expected recent visits of Cyrus, Shauna and Britan in Makeneh, Makeni, Sierra Leone, West Africa. Your love and generous giving made it possible to make a positive impact Read more about Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man[…]

Every tomorrow has two handles…

Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it by the handle of anxiety, or by the handle of faith. The pictures attached herewith show how the 3 classroom building goes up gradually by FAITH and hoping to complete it by FAITH. The Revive Africa Christian School (RACS) in Mankneh, Makeni, Sierra Leone, Read more about Every tomorrow has two handles…[…]

Somewhere there are people who dream of your smile and generous gifts…

Somewhere there are people who dream of your smile and generous gifts; and find in your presence that life is worthwhile, so when you are lonely remember it’s true some people in a remote village in Makeni, Sierra Leone called Mankneh in West Africa are thinking of you and your sacrifices to make their lives Read more about Somewhere there are people who dream of your smile and generous gifts…[…]

You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving

You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving. Both the students and the elders of the community assembled today at the proposed site for thanksgiving prayers and the new 3 classroom addition. Your giving is love in action. You are passing your gifts of love today for this generation and generations Read more about You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving[…]