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Soccer Camp

"Can I hold two four soccer camps during P.E. time for 8-14 year olds?" Jeff asked Macambacwini School. The school readily agreed. Imagine our surprise when we arrived on Monday and were told that these children don't often get P.E. Apparently there is no P.E. teacher for the younger grades and as sometimes happens here … Continue reading Soccer Camp

Not Forgotten

Being 92, legally blind, and slightly lame is a challenge anywhere you live.  For Pastor Mbalane, the faces of friends are a memory. He can no longer read the Bible. Occasionally someone slips into the yard unnoticed and steals something left out. He's unable to leave home for outings.  When he was younger Pastor Mbalane … Continue reading Not Forgotten

Baptisms at Christmas

In most Wesleyan churches across Mozambique, Christmas is not celebrated with tinsel, lights or nativity scenes (as these are not available) but is celebrated with all-night services or baptism. The picture at the top shows members of a church in Nampula district, northern Mozambique overseen by Rev. Abel Nove who helped start the work there … Continue reading Baptisms at Christmas