A few years ago, I discovered that when some Tanzanians say someone “really preached” (Swahili – alihubiri sana), they refer more to the preacher’s profuse sweating, theatrics, and authoritative roar than the sermon content. This illustrated to me the important point that cultural understandings affect the delivery of Christian messages as well as the content. This needs more discussion in the African Church today. … Continue reading Powerful Preaching: A Guest Post By Abram Kidd*
Dr. Jonathan Armstrong & Babatomiwa Moses Owojaiye If your answer to the question above is yes, then I encourage you to read the testimony of a friend. Dr. Jonathan Armstrong visited Nigeria for the first time in August 2011. We were in Nigeria to facilitate a week seminar at ECWA Theological Seminary, Igbaja. Jonathan’s visit to Nigeria left an indelible mark on his life. Enjoy your … Continue reading Are you in doubt with the miraculous?