News and articles from CMS Ireland

Preparing to go

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Andrea Givans is making her final preparations before she heads off to Uganda for a 10-week Short Term Experience Placement.

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Of Jacarandas and Pomegranates

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Keith shares a reflection on trees, the importance of embracing our past and the rhythms of hope.

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Scotts_2016 Posted by Keith and Lyn Scott, 8 days ago | 1 comments | Visit Keith and Lyn Scott's blog

Water and hope

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Keith shares some of the challenges of failed rains, hot temperatures and poor water supply – and reflects on the importance of hope.

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Scotts_2016 Posted by Keith and Lyn Scott, 12 days ago | 0 comments | Visit Keith and Lyn Scott's blog

Burundi celebrates new church leaders

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CMSI celebrates with its global partners in Burundi, the Dioceses of Gitega and Matana, as they each consecrate a new bishop.

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Posted by Rachel Brittain, 16 days ago | 0 comments

Crafts coming and going

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At the upcoming IGNITE Conference, a new range of lovely crafts from the Urban Development Programme (UDP) of All Saints’ Cathedral Nairobi will be on display and for sale. Just as these crafts were being sent off to Ireland, we also received beautiful Irish crafts for our UDP members.

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How do you know when you're home?

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A tale of two homes.

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Ronnie___maggie_3 Posted by Ronnie & Maggie Briggs, 22 days ago | 0 comments | Visit Ronnie and Maggie Briggs's blog

Refurbished Burundi school ready to go

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Nyankanda School in Burundi needed major refurbishment and support to help it to re-open to 400 pupils in Gitega Diocese. This project has been funded by CMSI Link Parishes and Bishop’s Appeal and we are delighted to share the progress of the school.

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Posted by Rachel Brittain, 28 days ago | 0 comments

CMSI attends Bangor Worldwide

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CMS Ireland took part in the opening night of Bangor Worldwide Missionary Convention in St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast on Saturday night (19th August).

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Arrive Arrive-O

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I have arrived safely in Uganda and am settling in to my new home and life at Kiwoko Hospital.

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Emma_lougheed Posted by Emma Lougheed on Wed, 16 Aug 2017 | 2 comments | Visit Emma Lougheed's blog

On keeping pigs

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Sometimes students ask awkward questions which demand a difficult answer. In this blog Keith reflects on the story in Luke about the Geserene pigs. Why did those pigs have to die? It is, as they say on Facebook, ‘complicated.’

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Scotts_2016 Posted by Keith and Lyn Scott on Mon, 14 Aug 2017 | 2 comments | Visit Keith and Lyn Scott's blog