Voices Of Hope
Global Partner Updates
Nigel Quinn (STEP)
Billy Smyth (STEP)
United In Prayer
19 May 2020
CMSI Covid Response Update
8 May 2020
The Saints Next Door
21 May 2020
May 28, 2020
Over the past week, we have been hearing how some of our Global Partners have been using the funds sent to them in early May as part of the CMSI Covid...
May 27, 2020
Following yesterday's update from Rev Viateur, I wanted to share more from Shyogwe Diocese in Rwanda. We received a message last week from Archde...
May 26, 2020
It's been great to receive regular news and updates from our partners in Shyogwe Diocese, Rwanda as they continue to find creative ways of ministering...
May 21, 2020
In April, Paul Elie of the 'New Yorker' magazine, wrote an article about Pope Francis's response to Coronavirus. In it he quotes a beautiful little ph...
May 20, 2020
The last of our series of Global Partner Updates come from Uganda (Luweero Diocese & Madi West Nile Diocese) and Nepal (SD Church & HDCS)
May 19, 2020
In the 'pre-Covid world', the CMSI Staff Team gathered round the table every Monday morning for coffee/tea, for devotions and to discuss the week ahea...
The CMSI Staff Team continues to meet (virtually) every Monday and Thursday to pray together and to stay connected.
As part of yesterday's staff devot...
May 18, 2020
Last week, CMSI Mission Associates Mark and Deirdre Zimmerman were interviewed over a by their friend Rev Gareth Wardell, who has very kindly shared t...
May 15, 2020
Our latest Global Partner Updates come from Burundi (Gitega and Matana Dioceses) and Rwanda (Kibungo and Shyogwe Diocese)
Jenny Smyth intro...
Sometimes people ask us about life as a Mission Partner:
‘What is it like to live in another culture?’
‘How do you manage for food, clothes, shop...
May 14, 2020
As part of its current series of Global Partner Updates, CMSI has published the latest news from its partners in South Sudan: Ibba, Maridi, Olo and Ye...
CMSI has published an update from its Global Partners in DR Congo: Bukavu Diocese, Kindu Diocese and North Kivu Diocese. This is the latest in the ser...
May 13, 2020
This week, CMSI is producing and distributing its regular Global Partner Updates from the nine countries where our partners are based. We begin this m...
May 6, 2020
The theme of my last blog was 'Staying with the global Church after the crisis is over'. Since I wrote it, the mask-sewing Mothers’ Union group in Mar...
April 30, 2020
One of the many consequences of Covid-19 for CMSI's work has been the postponement of our 2020 teams and short-term placements.
The second of our train...