Refugees Returning Home

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By Pastors Alex and Harriet Sokiri, South Sudan

For many of the millions forced to flee their homes due to conflict, returning home concludes an often traumatic time in exile. But often, rebuilding lives and livelihoods is far from easy. Huge challenges await many returnees.
South […]

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Getting the Hump in Kenya

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By Rev Shadrack Koma, Kapsabet

Rev Shadrack Koma is an APF partner serving in the African Inland Church. He lives in Kapsabet in west Kenya with his wife and children. He told us about some of the challenges facing rural pastors in Amaya, Baringo County, […]

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UK friends’ and supporters’ online gathering for prayer.

Join our online gathering for friends and supporters by clicking on this link:

We’ll be online from about 9:45 if you’d like to test you mic and speakers.
The call will use Zoom which does not require you to log in or download additional software. 

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Join APF for an online gathering for prayer and Bible study.

Greetings from the APF UK team.The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is impacting us all and I wanted to reach out to friends and partners in Africa to share how APF is responding.More than 150 nations have confirmed cases. Globally more than 10,000 people have died, over 280 here in the UK (as of this morning). Our […]

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Advent evening for APF

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In early December, around 35 people including existing APF supporters and many new contacts attended a fun and informative evening at Holy Innocents’ Church in the Kentish village of Adisham, near Canterbury.

The evening was themed on an African Advent and included a craft sale […]

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A ‘win, win, win!’ partnership model

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By David Stedman (CEO)

An exciting new three-way partnership is being established between St Barbara’s Church, Earlsdon in Coventry Diocese, APF and St Paul’s Theological College in Kapsabet, Kenya.
After visiting St Paul’s Theological College on a trip to Kenya, some members of St Barbara’s Church […]

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Keeping churches open in Rwanda

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By Victor Turikumwe
(Eglise Evangélique de la Bonne Volonté au Rwanda)

Rwanda is a landlocked country in east-central Africa. With breathtaking scenery, this small but densely populated corner of Africa is known as the land of a thousand hills. .

In 2018, new government regulation for faith-based […]

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‘Oktoberfest’ training in Uganda

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By David Stedman (CEO)

During a two-week period in mid-October, APF sponsored three major leadership development conferences in Uganda that together reached around 500 pastors, youth workers, church leaders and entrepreneurs.
1. Role Model Leadership Academy
Role Model Leadership Academy (RMLA) is delivered by APF partner Next […]

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An explosive, unregulated and unaccountable phenomenon

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By David Stedman (CEO)

To a European like myself, the deep spiritual and religious culture in Africa often seems complex and confusing. I have met Muslims who tell me their favourite music is by Hillsong. There are Christian sects that practise polygamy as a prerequisite […]

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African Advent Evening in Adisham

If you are in the Kent and Canterbury area, we’d love to welcome you for an African themed advent evening in aid of APF and School Connect.

Thursday, 5 December 2019 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Holy Innocents’ Church, Church Lane, Adisham, Canterbury CT3 3JH

African snacks and drinks
African music and crafts
African themed quiz
Introduction to […]

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