Cross Posted at Lutherans Engage the World — Engaging the Church in the work of witness and mercy across the globe in our life together by LCMS Communications.by Erik M. Lunsford Tanzanian Pastor Frank Mdindi isn’t yet used to being called “pastor.” On a Friday in March, he jotted notes during a
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
The last service of our 2015 trip in Meatu was at the Baraka church pastored by Patrick Zengo.We presented the church with boxes of Bibles in Swahili. The choir sang their praises in this song which means Safety in Jesus. Notice their beautiful outfits as you listen to them sing.