Word From The Provost

Dear Brethren in Christ! Christian greetings to all of you. The President of Uganda, announced the decision of the government to close down all public religious gatherings, including Churches, for 30 days effective immediately. Also the Archbishop has sent out the guidelines on how the Church will operate during this time. I therefore call for[…]

Matthew begins, “In those days…” (1a) This phrase refers to the time before Jesus’ coming. There was no word of God. Without the word of God there was no direction; no truth; no vision or hope. People were living in the darkness under the tyranny of King Herod. They might have felt abandoned by God.[…]

Today is a great day in the life of the Diocese of Kampala as we witness the passing on of the leadership mantle. It is beautiful in leadership to begin well and end very well with a grateful heart. In scripture Paul gives us the best model of discipleship and handover. Today most leaders guard[…]

Self Denial (Matthew 16:24)

This is lent season where every Christian is called upon to spend time in repentance and self examination. Self denial is a spiritual discipline that Jesus taught his disciples. Denying yourself is an essential part of the Christian life. Jesus called upon those who wish to be His followers to reject the natural human inclination[…]

Who Am I Lord?

This question comes from a heart that is fully surrendered to God. I Chronicles 17:1-16 lays a background to the question David is asking. He wanted to build a house for the Lord in response to the blessings God had bestowed upon him. And when he shared with Prophet Nathan it seemed good. God intervened[…]

Mathew 28:18-20 could be considered the ‘job description’ for the Church: “……Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the[…]

What Is The Church?

As we shared last Sunday, Jesus said “and I tell you Peter on this rock, I will build my Church (ekklesia) and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it” Matthew 16:18. I do hope that today we can take a moment to set aside time and understand that we are the church with[…]

This year we are being challenged to think about and understand what Church is, our role and how this should shape our character and understand ing of our faith. This is the first time the word Church appears in the New Testament. Church comes from the Greek word ekklesia meaning a group of citizens called[…]

The prayer of Jabez is said by many people and more so sang as a song. Many people probably use it to harness blessings from the Lord but without considering who Jabez was. Jabez means pain and sorrow (1Chron 4:9). The New International Encyclopedia of bible characters’ mentions that “he seems to have lived in[…]

PRAY WITHOUT CEASING

We thank God for this months of prayer. Many of us are so busy working for God and not communing with God. Let us take opportunity to seek the face of the Lord during this season. Pray without ceasing, be an instrument of prayer and live a life of prayer. Let prayer be your life[…]