My Update – February 8 2012

Dear Fearless Influencer,

I’m glad to give you a personal update on the great things that the Lord is continuing to do at Mavuno Church, especially as regards our relocation. We have spent the past 3 weeks talking about our move, and I have been very encouraged at the response so far. Many exciting things have happened in the past few weeks, all of which continue to powerfully affirm God’s call over us as a community. Allow me to highlight a few:

 

1. CONGREGATION: Following our invitation to participate in giving, there was a generous response. I am excited to announce that we have now raised cash & pledges worth over Kshs. 61 million. Our intended target for the end of April is Ksh. 180 million, which should enable us to place a deposit on the land, as well as handle all transaction and development costs. Many people indicated that they would pray, consult and thereafter return their pledge cards Continue reading

Some Encouraging Comments

Following our recent conversations about our relocation away from Belle Vue, we continue to receive very encouraging communication, especially emails (CountMeIn@mavunochurch.org). Here’s what a few of the people are saying:

Esther SaysHi, I pray that as you engage the church this weekend on the move to Mlolongo that you may find favor! This is my prayer….. And Moses said to him, “If your presence does not go with us, do not take us up from here. For how will it be known then that I have found favor in your sight, I and your people? Is it not by your going with us, so that we will be distinguished, I and your people, from all the people who are on the face of the earth?” -Exodus 33:15-16 Continue reading