Philip Polo (Nairobi, Kenya)
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What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him! - Matthew 8:27 (KJV)
Prior to elections in Kenya in 2017, we heard numerous appeals for a peaceful voting experience. Even as the appeals for peace were being made, the fear of violence simmered deep within the voting citizens. Those fears were well-founded as our country had experienced unprecedented electoral violence just a decade...
Christ is the source of all peace.
Communities anticipating elections
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I could not have found The Upper Room Moments of Prayer (on Facebook Live) sooner. For it is during these moments of centering spiritual practices, meditating on the words of scripture, praying with and for the world, that I find moments of transcendence, hear whispers of peace and hope, see glimpses of truth and justice, behold visions of love and beauty amid all the stark realities that are around me.”