Connect Lite is a monthly email with either a podcast from a respected Christian thinker, a short story about what God is doing in Africa, or ideas on how you can make a real impact. There is also a quarterly paper version called Field Notes, to rest your screen eyes and continue to stir your curiosity.
Ugandans Sam and Derrick talk about mission
Sam and Derrick are Ugandans, both involved in mission work. Sam serves as the team leader for Global Link Afrika (GLA), creating awareness – especially in Uganda and East Africa – of mission issues, creating platforms for training, equipping those who have an interest in mission, and working in partnership with the church to send Ugandans and East Africans to serve in places of need. Derrick is also part of the GLA family. He has been through a Kairos (mission mobilisation) course, has done some mission work, and is currently preparing to serve long term in North Africa.
As the church in Africa has seen tremendous growth and a burgeoning interest in mission, Seb Allwright, an AIM missionary, interviewed them about what role there is for western missionaries to play on the mission field in Africa
The future: AIM’s International Director looks ahead
Luke Herrin reflects on AIM's 125 year history and looks to AIM's future.
Carrie Pither: AIM’s Crisis Consultant answers our questions about risk.
Carrie Pither, AIM's International Crisis Consultant answers our questions about risk. She shares about AIM's theology of risk, discusses the priority of ministry and talks about how AIM is responding to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Miriam and Holly - The impact of the gospel podcast
Miriam, one of AIM's mission advisors, sits down with Holly to talk about living and working in a Creative Access Nation. They discuss how the gospel is making an impact and outworking in peoples lives. They also discuss some of the challenges of working in a nation where there is great hostility to Christianity.
Jan, Mat & Katy - Why do short term mission?
We invited three of our missionaries Jan, Mat & Katy, into the office to chat to us about their experiences of short term mission, both from the perspective of going on a short term trip, as well as being long term missionaries hosting short term trips.
Krish Kandiah - Why bother with theology
How do you feel about theology? Does it get you excited, or are you turned off by the idea of big, doorstop books and long, overcomplicated words? Does it sometimes feel like a purely academic exercise somewhat disconnected from daily life? Krish paints a beautiful picture for us of how theology contributes to our worship of God with all our heart, soul and mind.