The Return of the Prodigal Son

Rembrandt’s The Return of the Prodigal Son Only a few works of art carry on in the minds of people from one generation to the next. The majority end up forgotten in the dust of history. The number of memorable art decreases even further as you increase the...

3 Principles of Effective Trainers

We train Africans to reach Africans (and beyond). When you first arrive in a foreign land, the learning curve is steep. There are new non-verbal cues to take in, cultural norms to understand and contextual barriers to identify and overcome. After eight years, you...

Kenyan Urban Development Neglects the Poor

From Quartz: Residents of Kenya’s biggest slum Kibera started their week on a bleak note: government cranes and bulldozers demolishing homes, schools, and businesses in certain sections of the slum to make way for a new $20m dual-carriageway in the capital Nairobi....

3 Essentials on Technology from Postman

In 1995, I was finishing my undergraduate studies, and I took a summer course in New York City. Part of the course involved lectures with Neil Postman, Professor of Media Ecology at New York University. His writings deeply nurtured a healthy skepticism towards...

Viral Church Planting

Oscar Murui is a speaker who communicates with authority. Even if you don’t agree with everything he says, his words command attention. His delivery is serious and deliberate. He presented the keynote talk about the future realities of Global Christianity. Click...