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Protecting Our Babies

Protecting Our Babies

We have seen children die of preventable diseases: viral hepatitis, tuberculosis, tetanus, meningitis, and even measles, followed by malaria and deadly pneumonia. Over the last 35 years we have helped their mothers nurse them through these illnesses, and some we lost....

Resisting the Empire

Resisting the Empire

Photo above: CFM vocational students, Christians and Muslims, from different ethnic backgrounds, volunteer to work together, to restore houses burnt down by ethnic conflict. Roofs, ceilings, walls, plastering, electrics, windows, all restored. Bringing a new rule and...

Bringing Justice to the Industrial Revolution

Bringing Justice to the Industrial Revolution

Photo above: CFM's sewing school for widows, victims from violence in the Miango region. Part of CFM's peace effort in Miango, after violence killed many and destroyed many homes and livelihoods. CFM's peace response in Miango included feeding the homeless, bringing...

God Shall Free Africa

God Shall Free Africa

Before the World Economic Forum destroyed Nigeria’s economy, the African Sahel was making progress in tree planting and pushing back the Sahara Desert. Before NATO destroyed Libya, the nation was making progress transforming their agriculture. The economic cabal want...

Boko Haram to Marine Engineer

Boko Haram to Marine Engineer

Click video image below Hear Richard's SS3 graduation story, speaking with Ruth: from illiterate to top student Richard is from Shaffa in Borno State. His father was murdered by Boko Haram 2014. Two weeks before his father said to Richard, "Strive to take first place...

Supporting the Victims, Correcting the System

Supporting the Victims, Correcting the System

Wurin Alheri has a record number of 72 women in our adult hostel who are here for bible college, or as disciples in our safe house, or as other victims of violence and needing refuge and restoration. When you look at all the 600 people living on the CFM Jos site, most...

Ecology, Climate Change & Profits

Ecology, Climate Change & Profits

CFM runs a hospital and is building a larger facility to serve the population around us that has no access to medical care. At the same time, CFM has just a toe in the water learning about local plant treatments that have served Africa for centuries. We have trees...

Violence, Environment & The World Economic Forum

Violence, Environment & The World Economic Forum

Violence, Environment and the WEFGlobal industrial agricultural chemical products infiltrated until they have taken over African small-holder agriculture, decimating African environments, impoverishing farmers, and breaking down relationships between ethnic groups,...

Wurin Alheri

Wurin Alheri

Wurin Alheri   This 35-acres was purchased in 2010. It was farming community between two townships called Du and Bisichi. These two towns experienced severe hostility, then the epicentre of violence between Fulani herders and indigenous Christian crop farmers in...

WHAT DOES PAUL MEAN BY FAITH?

The faith that Paul sketches teaches that we love one another to reflect God’s rule in our Adamic vocation, bringing about the fulfillment of God’s original plan. This is what Christ taught: peacemakers are the children of God, the new Adam and Eve, presiding over and inheriting the creation. (Matthew 5:9) “You are the light of the world:” the light of creation shining through the new Adams into a restored creation. (Matthew 5:14) This is what John taught: Christ comes in a renewal of creation, to push back the darkness, to raise up the new Adam and Eve. (John 1:5, 12)

REFLECTIONS IN GENESIS

 

The creation of heaven and earth took place in seven 24-hour days, according to the text. I am unconvinced by all attempts to affirm or deny any particular scientific meaning to the chapter, but I also reject assigning a macro-evolutionary worldview. Such a worldview is more akin to the pagan creation stories circulating in Moses’ day: where the gods made the world through violence and sexual perversion, that were both “amoral.” It was a theology of war, “the survival of the fittest.” The Pentateuch was written to overthrow this worldview……

ISAIAH'S GOOD GOD

Overcoming a negative worldview