THE DIOCESES OF TEXAS AND SOUTHERN MALAWI SIGNED A PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT IN FEBRUARY, 2010, FOR THE MUTUAL BENEFIT OF BOTH DIOCESES.
BISHOP JAMES TENGATENGA, EDUCATED AT SEMINARY OF THE SOUTHWEST, AUSTIN, SAID HE HOPED THE PARTNERSHIP WOULD PROVIDE MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH IN BOTH PLACES A BROADER KNOWLEDGE OF HOW THE CHURCH IS EXPERIENCED IN DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE WORLD.
NDIFE AMODZI - WE ARE TOGETHER
In the summer of 2009, Seminarians Eric Hungerford and Stephen Kidd launched a unique storytelling project in Central Africa with a grant from the Evangelical Education Society of the Episcopal Church.
Ways to Engage in Partnership with the Diocese of Southern Malawi
Pen Pal Project
A pilot project for Episcopal schools in the Diocese of Texas to learn more about, and communicate with, the children of Malawi. Six schools will be selected in this diocese to learn about Malawi, while at the same time writing to corresponding schools in the Diocese of Southern Malawi. This project will be educational as well as relational.
Circle of Prayer The partnership of the Diocese of Southern Malawi and the Diocese of Texas provides an opportunity for people to share their life of prayer.
Pilgrimages Warm Heart International is sponsoring a third pilgrimage to Malawi, Africa, for up to sixteen people. Join an experience that will change your understanding of the world, yourself, your community and God. For more information or to donate click here.
Love’s Harvest Love’s Harvest works to alleviate hunger in Southern Malawi and is in its second year of operation. The mission is to help Malawi’s rural poor grow the food they need through four key concepts: micro-grants, sustainability, education and communication. Love’s Harvest also provides startup capital for small businesses in permaculture, agriculture and animal husbandry.
Water for Malawi The "Water for Malawi" project raises funds and awareness for clean and safe drinking water for the rural poor in Malawi. Since 2007, Warm Heart International has raised more than $60,000, installed a wind-powered well in the village of Mindanti, and currently is installing two additional wells in Malawi parish and in Shire parish. Both support a church, rectory and active community. For more information or to donate click here.
NetsforLife® Malaria is a major health problem in Malawi. NetsforLife® distributes life-saving nets and trains people in Malawi on awareness and prevention.
Simple Gifts for Orphan Care Parents and grandparents are dying daily from the ravages of HIV/AIDS, leaving little family structure for the surviving children. "Simple Gifts for Orphan Care" raises funds and awareness for orphan care projects in Malawi. For more information or to donate click here.
BISHOP DOYLE VISITS SOUTHERN MALAWI
Bishop Andy Doyle visited the Diocese of Southern Malawi in August 2011.
DIANE VON FURSTENBERG: THE STORY OF KAYENYA
Kakenya Ntaiya has been a member of the Vital Voices Global Leadership Network since 2007.