Deaconesses have become an active participant ministry in the South East of Lake Victoria Diocese (SELVD). Recently the focus of these women has broadened to include a number of components. Deaconesses Lilian Makala, Stella Matary, Esther Mangesho and Linda Funke are working on the Community Health Evangelism program. Esther is the coordinator for that program
Agape Lutheran in Kahama, Tanzania educates and inspires the youth… Agape Lutheran Pe & Primary English School celebrates its 6th graduation class of 32 students for their primary education level and 26 graduates in their 17th class to graduate from their nursery class. The town of Kahama appreciates the assistance that the school gives to those in
Tanzanian graduates show improved scores in national testing … Mwadui Lutheran Secondary school marked their 38th graduation ceremony with 100 students graduating from this boarding school. This school has been recognized for their good performance in preparing students to score well on national exams required for college entrance. Each year they have seen improved scores.
Dr. Peter Brock, pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Decatur, IN, traveled to East of Lake Victoria Diocese in the Shinyanga district. He spent two weeks teaching pastors at the Bishop Makala Training Centre in Negezi, Tanzania. He taught the Books of Moses and Prophets. This is part of an ongoing partnership to train pastors