Exciting times for our brothers and sisters in Malawi! To contain a growing congregation, our sister church–Chuluchosema Presbyterian Church–is building a new sanctuary. Funding is from families at SACPC, and the dedication of the new building is planned for April, 2014. Please pray for the work of our continuing partnership in Africa.
Malawi Mission Trip 2013 deadline to turn in your application has now past; we are no longer receiving applications.
A mission opportunity: As part of our commitment to our partnership agreement with Chuluchosema Church, we are planning a mission trip to Malawi in June of 2013. If you are interested in being a part of this group, please fill out an application. You can find it on the church website or by contacting Catheryn […]
Don’t Forget…Chuluchosema CCAP and SACPC Partnership Agreement Signing Sunday, September 23! You are invited to witness and celebrate the signing of a partnership agreement between our church and the Chuluchosema Presbyterian Church in Zomba, Malawi this coming Sunday morning. Reverend Dr. Silas Ncozana will preach at the contemporary worship service, joined by his wife Margaret […]
Back in 1989, Kay and I went to Africa for the first time. Our first 10 days were spent in Malawi where we met Silas and Margaret Ncozana for the first time. Little did we know how that encounter would affect our mutual futures. After Malawi, we went to Kenya visiting the Presbyterian Church and […]
St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church has a partnership with the Chuluchusema Church of Zomba, Malawi. Our partnership is about working together to build the kingdom of God, both in Africa and in Wilmington. On Sunday morning we are blessed to have the Reverend Silas Ncozana, instrumental in sparking our partnership, preaching at our 8:30 and 11:00 AM […]
Reflections onMalawi Richard Stearns writes in his book, The Hole in Our Gospel, that we in the West with our affluence and wealth must fight something known as compassion fatigue. Where we see so much pain and poverty and desperation that it feels completely overwhelming and so we do nothing. These people are on the […]
Our travelers returned from Malawi late last week after meeting all the children our church is sponsoring. Because of gifts from you, all of these children from the Chuluchosema church community are able to attend school for one year. Each sponsored child receives school fees, a uniform, supplies, and one meal each school day. This […]
We have great news to celebrate! $17,500 has been donated by our very generous congregation to send children of our Malawi sisters and brothers to school! These gifts will allow at least 150 children to attend elementary school and 4-5 youth to go to high school where their room and board will be covered. Many […]
As you may know, we have a goal of sending 100 children from the village of Chuluchosema to school in 2012. As of December 20, SACPC members have raised enough to send 140 students to school in 2012! Merry Christmas to all, especially to the children of Chuluchosema! And, as they say in Malawi…Zikomo Kwambiri, which […]