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Chewa Proverb Collection

Ngwazi ikufa ndi mpeni umodzi.
Even a big warrior can die with one stabbing.
(Do not think that no one can get you or beat you, or that you'll never get sick. One knife is enough.)
Proverb No 736 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Ukundapa umulwele, kubangilila.
To heal a sick person: act early, do not delay.
Ukwilula kutiila, ukukwata abaana basuma, kano wayamba ukubiika amano yasuma mu mitwe yabo lintu bacili abaice balekula nayo. Nga bakula cintu cayafya ukubafunda imibele isuma, kano wayandukana nankwe muli bunkobekela ukucila lintu icupo cikasunduka, ninshi wacelwa. (1.179)
Proverb No 1356 collected by Frank Carey
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FENZA intranet

Welcome to FENZA

Our Aim: Empowering Christians in Zambia to face the challenges of contemporary and traditional cultures with openness and to encounter people of different Christian denominations, contemporary religious movements and religions.

Upcoming events

Workshop on healing and deliverance: How to deal with pastoral cases of witchcraft and Satanism

Date: 25—28 March 2019

Outline of the course

What we offer


Where we are

Lusaka (Bauleni, along Leopard's Hill Rd)/ Zambia


Faith & Encounter Centre Zambia
P.O. Box 320 076, Lusaka
Tel 0211 840 210/ 0211 840 211