– A friend from Africa (Ngwiza – who now heads up DAWN International) told me that the postmodern question is a very relevant one for African churches, in particular because the modern church introduced to them by Scottish missionaries could not deal with the demonic or the supernatural with its Enlightenment mentality.
– The area of the world with the most 24-7 prayer rooms last summer was Africa.
– Another friend from Africa told me that the emerging culture issues were the same for African youth. When i asked him how many of the pastors in his country were young, he looked at me as if i was stupid – the AIDS virus had wiped out most of the older pastors and most of them were now in their twenties. We in the west will continue to be enriched by those in the Global south. Its happened before. The Celtic Christianity was enriched by desert monasticism of Egypt hundreds of years ago.