Africa

Radio program sparks quest for holiness

by World Mission Broadcast on 12/16/2009In central Liberia is a small, remote village called Duoplay, where witchcraft has a strong grip on the people of the village. Unfortunately, the practices of witchcraft and of traditional African...

Missionary plays football against Rwanda's First Lady

by Engage on 11/02/2009On October 10, missionary April Baggott found herself playing a fierce game of football (called soccer in the United States) in front of several thousand people in the Rwanda National Stadium in...

Experience the X-treme

by Amy Crofford on 09/29/2009Lately, Nazarene pastor Gary Pierce, Jr. has been standing behind a different kind of pulpit. This pulpit is not made of wood or plexiglas, but rather slabs of concrete. As a part of the X-treme team...

One Sunday at Central

by Amy Crofford on 09/07/2009The song service at Nairobi Central church, in Kenya, had just begun as the French-speaking congregation finished Sunday school and joined the English congregation in the large sunlit sanctuary. The...

Simply Eugenio

by Amy Crofford on 07/27/2009 When Dr. Eugenio Duarte became the 37th General Superintendent of the Church of the Nazarene on Tuesday, June 30, 2009 in Orlando, Florida, the ovation could not be stopped. Africans lifted him to...

The Passion of a Mfundisi to Reach the Zulu Nation

by World Mission Communications on 06/11/2009 His classmates called him mfundisi, which means pastor. Not once did it cross his mind that would become a reality.Charles Sibeko was born the ninth child out of 10 to a Zulu family in South Africa....

StudyMaps Tool Facilitates Discipleship in Africa

by Gina Grate Pottenger on 04/12/2009Three men leaned close together in a crowded bus on its way from Burundi’s capital city to Rwanda. As it bounced along a rutted road, its three passengers ignored the heat, the other passenger voices...

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