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Zambian children enjoy a sugarcane treat


   Welcome to the Baptist Mission of Zambia website.  We hope you'll take the time to browse around the site.  Here you can learn more about the people of Zambia, where there are more than 72 language/tribal groups.  You can also learn about how God's working here among the people, and the part he's letting us play in it.


Kevin preaching at the Chongwe Bible School Graduation

Featured Work Story

Today we went to Chongwe for the Bible School Graduation.  It was a great time of celebrating 13 men and women graduating after 3 years of hard work.  We had a nice lunch and got to enjoy spending time with friends we had not seen in a while.  Pray for those who graduated to share the things they learned in Bible School with others.

Today Kevin and I went to visit a homebound patient in Valley View Compound with a local pastor.  We met M...

From Zumbo

Featured People Group

About the Chikunda
The Chikunda people were not formerly a tribe. Chikunda is a word for soldier; the Portuguese used these people as soldiers on their plantations. Over the years as the Portuguese influence waned between Tete and Zumbo, several slaves ran away and several of the warlike soldiers who had traded their services for helping their masters catch slaves also ran away. They were warlike and over the years raided neighboring tribes like the Nsenga and Soli and captured wives. They carved out a small secti...

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