On our 2014 mission trip to Tanzania, we worshiped on Sunday in a church in the Shinyanga district. About five people came forward for baptisms including an pretty baby girl. I noticed that the person that brought her forward looked older than the typical mother. When she returned to her seat, I admired the baby
The next mission trips are scheduled for May and June of 2020 and will be led by Bob Allen. Activities on the trip will be varied according to the interests of the group. We always do bush evangelism, but in the past, some have also done eyeglass clinics, medical, vacation bible schools, and building projects.
To connect all people to Jesus so that they can inherit eternal life, through preaching the Gospel in word and deeds with great emphasis on God’s Word as it is in the Bible and Lutheran confessions as it is in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania South East of Lake Victoria Diocese. Photos by Erik
Building a church is Tanzania is quite a feat. It is all done by members of the congregation donating their time and materials to dig the foundation, donate the rock used in the foundation and money for bags of cement.Then they begin the process of making brick,by hand, firing the bricks. Next they begin the process