Archive for May, 2015

May 27th, 2015 - 15:20 § in Africa, Church

Studio with Impact

Music enters straight to the heart, we all have experienced this many times. For Senegal, this applies all the more, the people here breath music. The gospel singer Cissa is committed to the development of Christian music. Talented musicians are present, but the right facilities still lacking. With [...]

May 24th, 2015 - 19:11 § in Church

An interview at Schiphol Airport

It strikes me that talking to Bernard he doesn’t show any tracee of the smooth entertainer we see in his music videos. He is modest and calm as we talk about his European Tour. “CAMA invited me and my wife Corine to celebrate their 60th anniversary. We happely accepted this invitation. W[...]

May 24th, 2015 - 19:06 § in Africa, Church

The day you never expected.

So there we are… at the Arrivals at Schiphol Airport, the mother of Jan and Bertine, member of the Support Team. We might be just as nervous as Bernard and his wife Corine, whom we await. Or would the overnight flight have made them too tired to feel any (healthy) stress? As time passes by, [&[...]

May 24th, 2015 - 19:02 § in Africa, Church

Concert Agenda Bernard Cissa in the Netherlands!

The moment you hear the music of Bernard Cissa, the sun starts to shine and it feels as if summer arrives! What a wonderful rhythms, your feet start moving; inviting you to dance. But this music is more than a happy tune… Cissa’s music tells a great story in a sparkling way in the heart-[...]

May 19th, 2015 - 17:34 § in Family

We’ve moved!

It is with gratitude that we show you some pictures of our new home! We moved in a rush, totally unplanned and very disorganized, but thanks to the help of friends and our C&MA team it still was successful and fun day![...]

May 19th, 2015 - 17:26 § in Medical

Turning the town hall into a clinic: medical campaign in a slum

For almost an hour I drive through the busy traffic in the suburbs of Dakar. Tarmac, sand, garbage, animals and lots of people. The taxi stops at the town hall of one of the largest suburbs of Dakar Guédiawaye. Poverty and social problems are a daily reality. A small church has taken the initiative[...]

Familie Kieviet in Senegal