Christmas 2022

Christmas 2022 The central image of Christmas for Christians must be the baby in the manger and its enduring power lies in paradox. The tiny helpless infant is in fact a king and more than that, he is the divine Son of God who will fulfils all the hopes and prophecies of Israel’s troubled history. […]

Chris Hyliger joins the Relay Trust

Welcome to Chris Hyliger, the Relay Trust’s new Regional Relationship Manager for Francophone Southern Africa The Relay Trust is thrilled to announce the newest member of the team, Chris Hyliger.  Chris is joining the team to become the Regional Relationship Manager and Project Coordinator for Francophone Southern Africa. Throughout his career, he has worked in […]

Final year visit to the Church of the Internal Province of West Africa

Final year visit to the Church of the Internal Province of West Africa Doug Ingram continued to develop the Relay Trust’s relationship with the Internal Province of West Africa with a visit to the dioceses of Guinea, Bo and Freetown from the end of November through to the beginning of December 2022. The aim of […]

The Internal Province of West Africa Synod in Guinea

The Internal Province of West Africa Synod in Guinea Charles Raven and Doug Ingram recently had the pleasure of travelling to Conakry in Guinea to attend a weekend of celebration and business with the church of the Internal Province of West Africa. The Anglican Province in West Africa is know as the Continuing Province of […]

Anglican Discipleship Conference Nairobi

Anglican Discipleship Course Nairobi The Relay Trust joined partners from across Eastern Africa to take part in the initial planning conference for a province wide Episcopal Church of South Sudan Anglican Discipleship Course, which is due to start in early 2023. The conference took place at the Anglican Church of Kenya Guest House in Nairobi.  […]

Visit to Sierra Leone July 2022

Visit to Sierra Leone in July 2022 Alex Klausen (ABK), Doug Ingram (DI) and Issa Maguey (IM) visited Sierra Leone (SL) from 19-31 July 2022.  During the visit they spent time in both the Anglican Dioceses of Freetown (ADF) and Bo (ADB), as well as conducting Well testing, and conducting Mount Zion (MZ) Committee Meetings.  […]

Mozambique and Angola Visit June 2022

Visit to Mozambique and Angola June 2022 In June 2022, Charles Raven and I (Daniel Magagnin) visited Mozambique and Angola, which together form IAMA – the 42nd and youngest Province of the Anglican Communion. IAMA has a total of twelve dioceses, and in this first visit we were able to see eight of them. Our […]

Daniel Magagnin joins the Relay Trust

Daniel Magagnin joins the Relay Trust as the new Regional Relationship Manager for Lusophone Southern Africa The Relay Trust pleased to announce a new member of the team, Daniel Magagnin.  Daniel is joining the team to become the Regional Relationship Manager and Project Coordinator for Lusophone Southern Africa. Daniel studied Education at university and specialised […]

Church Strengthening in Ethiopia

Recent news about Ethiopia has been dominated by the civil war being waged in the north of the country between the government and Tigrayan rebels, but there is another story of rapidly growing churches in Africa’s second most populous country which I was able to experience first-hand on a recent visit. Of a population of some 110 million, 72 million are Christians, mainly Ethiopian Orthodox but with a rapidly growing minority of Evangelicals.