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Honest Worship

“In every season of my soul, teach my heart to sing.” – Amanda Cook It’s one of those moments. One of those days. One of those seasons. We have this thing, God and I. Where we say what we mean and mean what we say. I can’t pretend to be thankful when we both know […]

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Christianity Road to Emmaus

Alphaz

A-l-p-h-a-z. He spells out his name when I give him a blank stare for the third time. We’re standing in the middle of a busy street because he stopped me. But every word coming out of his mouth further blurs out the world around us. “Excuse me, Madam? Can you help me?” He switches easily […]

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Christianity Road to Emmaus

Brave Little Boys

It’s late. I step out of the restaurant dinner in hand and head across the street. My classmate is waiting for me there, having been kind enough to give me a lift home. But there’s someone standing between me and her car. A little boy. Maybe 8. “Auntie si ununue njugu? Auntie? Aki nunua njugu?” […]