DEACON FRED J OLDFIELD, THE BISHOP AND DEACON VICTOR CLAYTON-JOHNSON
Youth Strategic Planning Meeting held in May '09
Easter 2013 Message
Brother Archbishop and Bishops, Clergy and God's dear people,
The Lord is Risen!!!
Not very long before his own death, Jesus visited a family to whom he had become very close. He went to support the two sisters of Lazarus, who had died a few days before. Jesus goes on to raise Lazarus from the dead; but, before doing so, as he comforts Lazarus’ sister, Martha, he says, “I am the resurrection and the life.” ...(John 11: 25)
West Africa welcomes Justin Welby
Statement from the Primate of West Africa on the appointment of the next Archbishop of Canterbury.
A new era has dawned. New elements were introduced in the search for the successor to +Rowan Cantuar, a sincere friend of our Province. For example, the 38 national churches or regional provinces that make up the Anglican...
“Every year Jesus’ parents went to Jerusalem for the Feast of the Passover.
When he was twelve years old, they went up to the Feast, according to the custom.
After the Feast was over, while his parents were returning home, the boy Jesus stayed in Jerusalem, but they were unaware of it.
…..they began looking for him among their relatives and friends.
When they did not find him, they went back to Jerusalem...
Press Release from The Anglican Diocese of Gambia
On the 28th of September 2012, during a special Synod of the West Africa Section of the Anglican Communion known as the Church of the Province of West Africa (CPWA), held at Suacoco, Bong County, Liberia, the Ninth Archbishop of the Anglican Church of the Province of West Africa was duly elected. The lot fell on the first Gambian Bishop – The Rt. Rev. Dr. S. Tilewa Johnson.
Chistmas 2012 Message
At this time we celebrate the birth of the Messiah – Jesus. From these words we can see that this child is to be born to a very specific role in life. He is to be a leader. He will establish a kingdom which he will rule with justice and righteousness. In his earthly ministry, Jesus often spoke of “the kingdom”. “The Kingdom” : a place of justice and righteousness; a place of such value that it is well worth giving up ...