Is there hope for the Congo?

by Elisante S., BSN student from Tanzania Congo When we arrived at the Ibambi village, we were welcomed by many people celebrating our arrival. People and children happily danced. “God bless you!” they sang. My outreach team from Bible School for the Nations was beginning the first in a series of three yearly seminars about relationship with God, how God …

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Flying Shotgun

by Jamie S., BSN student Ibambi, Democratic Republic of Congo After forty hours of travel and an overnight in the Entebee, Uganda airport, it was finally time to board our last plane to the Congo. The African heat greeted us as we made our way onto the runway to our small 9 passenger plane. I sat in the back and …

Congolese government officials ask for more Bible training

by Dow S.,  Bible School for the Nations staff / BELT Ministries After we taught in the Transformation of Society seminar on biblical principles of civil government, the participants were very somber about how far off their nation is. They organized an outreach to city governmental officials, set an appointment to meet with ALL of them, and then they taught them …

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Laying Foundations for Freedom

by Dow S.,  Bible School for the Nations staff / BELT Ministries We have been so privileged to be a part of the BELT-Wycliffe project in the Democratic Republic of Congo! BELT, which stands for Bible Education Leadership Training, is a three-part series of seminars that equips pastors, leaders and church planters to be more effective in discipling their nations. Wycliffe has eleven …