See my people
The religious community is sometimes referred to as 'people-of-the-way'. They are people who try to follow the way of Jesus Christ. For them there is no navigation system that indicates exactly which route to take in order to reach the goal.
Brother Jan Koppens
Jesus taught me how to see with my heart, even with my rather blind eyes.
Brother Theo Adams
Let us try to be organized, orderly, honest and careful. This should be our way of being stewards!
Brother Lawrence Obiko
A good leader is a leader who knows when to listen to others.
Brother Athanasius Onyoni
"When I work with people and want to guide or teach them, I have to know who they are and what they are capable of, have a keen eye for their weaknesses and their capabilities. Therefore, let us be close to our people.”
Brother Elijah Agilo
In Namibia, we also work with young people. They are often young people who are refugees from other countries, who no longer have a home and family.
Brother Paul Onyango Onyisi
Profession for life celebration in Kenya
Mosocho, Kenya, 15 August 2018. On Wednesday the 15th of August, 8 brothers CMM committed themselves for life in a colourful Eucharistic celebration held at Cardinal Otunga High School Mosocho. Various parishes represented The main celebrant for the Eucharist celebration was Rt. Rev. Bishop Joseph Mairura of Kisii Diocese, joined by the Rt Rev. Bishop…Read more
Plaque ‘Brothers Field’ unveiled
Reusel, 7 August 2018 At the official opening of ‘Pagatter Week’ (pagatter: dialect for small children), a plaque was unveiled beginning a week of sports and especially, because of the heat, water games. This activity symbolised the transfer of the ‘Brothers’ Field’ to the ‘Foundation Jeugdbelangen’ in Reusel. Already on 19 December 2017, this field…Read more
Training on fruits & drought tolerant crops in Kenya
Oyugis, Kenya – from the OIP Newsletter no. 278 (2018). Some cluster-group members of the OIP’s agricultural-social department have started to use agriculture as a means of self-employment and income generating activity this year. This was made possible after an agricultural business training that was held in Mirondo by OIP in collaboration with ICIPE (International…Read more