Mozambican churches often celebrate Christmas with a baptism service.
Writing personal prayers from the Psalms
I discovered a great page of stats compiled by Operation World on Mozambique. The page also has a great video showing scenes of daily life and a Mozambican praying for the country.
In June Celeste became the third woman ever to be ordained in the 100-year history of the Xai-Xai Wesleyan district of Mozambique. What an honor! She has not only worked in her local church co-pastoring with her husband, but she has been traveling with the Mozambican Wesleyan Women, and helping with many compassionate ministries in … Continue reading Reverend Celeste Malo
Mendoncia's baby wails. The teacher frowns. Students turn in their seats. Mendoncia scoots her plastic chair and moves to sit on the tile floor in the doorway to nurse her baby. Teaching continues. The child starts babbling. Other students turn and frown. She carries the child outside. Another class missed this week. How could she … Continue reading Storying