Sub-Saharan Africa


[AfricaStories] Baptist entities race to meet critical needs of those affected by famine in South Sudan Story

An escalating civil war is preventing humanitarian aid from reaching those most affected by famine in South Sudan, according to Tim Cearley, a senior International Mission Board (IMB) strategy leader for Sub-Saharan Africa. “Pray for doors to open in good time,” he said. The United Nations Security Council expressed “grave concern” over the ever-worsening food situation. They now call it the “worst in the world.”

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August 26, 2014
DAKAR, SENEGAL (dah-KAR) Going from seed to fruit takes time. This past month, two Muslim men in Dakar accepted Jesus after first hearing about Him several months earlier. Three other Muslim men in the city who first heard about Jesus a few months ago have begun seriously researching to know more about Him. Rejoice that God is at work here!...

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"One who enters the forest does not listen to the breaking of the twigs in the brush. " - Bemba (Zambia) Proverb


In Sub-Saharan Africa, about 30.6 million children are not in school. As you go back to school, pray for them to receive education as well.