There are many ways we could answer the ‘Why mission?’ question. We could talk about the need to change our broken world and combat injustice. We could talk about the need to rescue people from the judgment of God. We could talk about the command of Christ and his call in the Great Commission to go to the nations.
“I met Jesus on the TV”. Samara smiles at my confusion. “One day, I was flicking through the TV channels looking for something to watch. I found this man talking about religion in Arabic. But this wasn’t Islam. He was talking about Jesus.
A land in transition
The area where two of our workers are based - once a stronghold of the early church and pivotal to the development of Christianity - was overrun by the Arab conquest of North Africa. Find out more here...Read More… 19 June 2018
What is Islam?
There are many expressions of Islam, reflected across Muslim believers from different countries and cultures. Even within the two main branches, Sunni and Shi’a, there can be differences in beliefs and practices. But all Muslims share some core beliefs, the five pillars of Islam, outlining general rules for living.Read More… 19 June 2018
How do you plant a church in North Africa?
There is often a necessity for church planting in creative access areas to look different from what we might be used to. We asked a member of a team in North Africa what church planting might look like for them, and how they maintain their relationship with God in a spiritually isolating area.Read More… 13 June 2018
Pray for short term diaspora teams
This summer, short term diaspora teams are going to Malta and Spain between 23 June and 7 July. Peter, our UK Diaspora Unit Leader, went on one of the teams last year...Read More… 23 May 2018
Not your normal homeschool teacher…
After a last minute change of plan, Emily Bushell spent a few months serving short term in Kenya, homeschooling missionary children from a team who are working among the Digo.Read More… 23 May 2018
What’s changed in Mozambique?
A lot has happened since AIM first started working in Mozambique in 1985. But what about the church? Claudia Middendorf gives us an insight.Read More… 23 May 2018
How do you help with mental health?
Ann works in northern Chad, seeking to share the gospel and to demonstrate God’s love and power through her medical work. She shares more here.Read More… 23 May 2018
Portswood Church visit the Islands
Recently, a small team from Portswood Church in Southampton went to visit and spend time alongside Heather on the Indian Ocean Islands.Read More…