“REPENTANCE is the language of the Christian Religion,” says Pastor Mosbi Tunge of Papua New Guinea Bible Church (PNGBC), on the day of prayer and repentance or now known as the Covenant Day of Prayer.

THE POPULAR slogan which describes PNG as “the Land of the Unexpected” is usually fitting when it comes to the inhabitants of this island nation particularly rural folks using their local knowledge and skills to achieve best desired results.

How to begin this story?  When missionaries are inspired to offer themselves for service in remote places they have only a vague notion of what awaits them or indeed sometimes why they are going in the first place except that they have a call to mission.

The 2016 continuous boycotting of classes by the students at the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG)has brought up many problems.