It was with great sadness that we at Max West heard in November of the death of Harriet Mwihaki Wanjohi, Maitu Wa Witikio, Mother of Faith, known to all as “Mamma Harriet”. She passed away peacefully at the age of 106. Mamma Harriet was the rock on which her local church in Mathia, our partner church, was built. Her influence was immense and she was greatly respected and loved by all whose lives were touched by her. Read the rest of this entry »
The Eighth Minister of our Church (1915-1922) the Rev. John Begg. John Begg, the son of William Begg, a Grocer and Spirit Merchant, was born on 17th October 1878, at 3 Rayhill Lanes, St Peters Dundee – the family home. The 1871 Census shows William aged 23, a Ship’s Carpenter born in Wigtownshire and living with his widowed Mother in Glasgow. Read the rest of this entry »
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