What is a Pastor?

In my last two blog articles, I asked the question, “Where have all the pastors gone?” I have asked this question from a Namibian context and perspective. Moral failure, personal discouragement, financial problems and the like contribute to a number of pastors leaving the pastoral ministry in Namibia. There is...

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Eastside Baptist Church

Eastside Baptist Church (EBC) is a Reformed Baptist Church in Windhoek, Namibia. Founded in June 1985, EBC exists to love God, love one another, and love a lost world. We meet at the corner of Hebenstreit Street and Kwame Nkrumah Streets Klein Windhoek, Namibia. Sunday services are at 9:30 AM...

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Church Membership

Are Churches Right When They Insist Upon A Biblical Standard For Entrance Into Church Membership? This, in my opinion,  may well be   one of the most crucial issues  facing  the church at all times. Should one  keep the  church doors  wide open for all and sundry  to find a spiritual...

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EASTSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH (Windhoek, Namibia)

EASTSIDE  BAPTIST CHURCH This report  covers  events   of the last 12 months Eldership: Our  three  current elders are  Joachim Rieck (vocational) , Pieter  Slabber and   Norman  van Zyl.  Frans Brits (elder in training – picture)  has now completed a 2 years  of  ‘eldership  apprenticeship‘.     We are pleased with his progress,...

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NAMIBIA – A NATION OF SICK MEN ?

Today’s headlines ( 24/02/2014) in “The Namibian” carried the title, “Nation of sick men” written by Shinovene Immanuel and Nomhle Kangootui. This headline comes in response to the ninth killing this year, and the sixth in about three weeks of women by their boyfriends. The last killing, on Saturday was...

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