• Oct2010

    Training Manual

    October 30, 2010

  • On October 9th, 2010 Rev. Canon Benoni Mugarura-Mutana was invited to St. Paul’s Church Kisimbiri to share his thoughts on church leadership.  As this topic is in line with the mission of the Joy Centre, we bring you excerpts from his teaching.  God bless. *** If Christ were the head

  • Worship Harvest 2.0!

    October 29, 2010

    Joy Centre ministry partners, Worship Harvest Ministries, is now online.  Visit this youthful, Christ-centered church for exciting news on its work and service by clicking here. Worship Harvest will host an action-packed, Holy Spirit-filled event, Highly Favored, in Kampala on November 5th and 6th.  Visit the church website and be

  • New video interviews of Uncle Ben explaining the vision, activities and building progress of the Joy Centre are now on YouTube.  Visit the Joy Centre YouTube page by clicking here. ((Thanks to Paulo for putting this together.))

  • Love at the Fireplace

    October 29, 2010

    Song of Songs 8:7 Many waters cannot quench love; rivers cannot wash it away. If one were to give all the wealth of his house for love, it would be utterly scorned. On Sunday October 24th, Benoni and Joyie Mugarura-Mutana were pleased to host the Fireplace.  Fireplace is a monthly gathering

  • Kwazee Ffene Fest!

    October 17, 2010

    Seven members of Kwazee visited The Joy Centre on October 16th for a prayer retreat. Kwazee are a group of young people who came together during their Senior Six vacation in 2006 for fellowship and friendship.  Since then, they have stuck together to strengthen each other in their new careers

  • 82 young men and women from St. Francis Chapel Makerere on October 10th visited the Joy Centre for the Alpha Course Holy Spirit weekend. The Alpha Course is a foundational Christian discipleship study on questions like – Is there a God?  Why am I here?  Where did I come from? 

  • Uganda’s Independence Day is a great time of celebration at the Joy Centre. Uncle Ben’s birthday is on October 9th and Auntie Joyie’s on October 10th.  This year, we had an added celebration with the dedication of Petra Nicole Atongyeire (Twonjex and Fiona’s daughter), which was held at Watoto Church

  • Perhaps it’s All a Dream

    October 9, 2010

    By Benoni Mugarura-Mutana 9th October 1962: The country of Uganda was born when I was a student at Siniya (the great Kigezi College Butobere).  It was a public holiday, classes were closed and we were allowed to go to Kabale town to watch the celebrations. I was greatly expectant of

  • One of the most beautiful sounds in the world is that of a happy child. The Joy Centre was blessed on Sunday October 3rd with the laughter and joy of AYF kids.  They were the first to use the new kids’ playground at the centre and they gave it a