CANAAN COMMUNITY CHURCH
This blog is the personal thoughts of Pastor Jonathan Brooks and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or beliefs of Canaan Community Church or any of its members.
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Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death I will fear no evil for thou art with me... Psalm 23:4
Today we participated in a conference being held at the Instiute for Urban Workers called the United Church for Urban Concern Conference. The focus of the conference was homelessness in Addis and how the church could come together to alleviate the issue.
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Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God. Blessed are you who are hungry now, for you shall be satisfied. Blessed are you who weep now, for you shall laugh. Blessed are you when people hate you and when they exclude you and revile you and spurn my name as evil, on account of the Son of Man! Rejoice in that day, and leap for joy, for behold, your reward is great in heaven: forRead Full Post »
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I made it to Ethiopia safely! I am in Addis, Ababa the capital of Ethiopia and the nerve center for all of Africa. Ethiopia is the ONLY African country that was never colonized! Ethiopians are very proud of their heritage and that they can truly hold on to the fact that they stood up for their independence.
Ethiopia is most know for it's last emperor Hali Salasi who is well known for being worshipped by the Rastafarian Movement of Jamaica. Although he never...Read Full Post »