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Chewa Proverb Collection

Mantha ali ndi luseka; ukali uli ndi maliro.
Fear causes laughter, anger causes death.
(Fear helps you to keep out of danger, you walk away from the dangerous places and people. Staying can cause fights and death.)
Proverb No 468 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Ukulomba kwa mwaice, kulilila.
(The way of) asking for something of a child is to keep crying.
Abaice tabaishiba kulondolola bwino ico alefwaya mu mutima, kanshi ilingi bena kulilafye ecishibilo cakuti alefwaya cimo, mulimo wamukalamba ukubikako amano yakwishiba icilefwaikwa, te kukalipa nangu icipyu iyoo ninshi walafunganye fintu. E pamo peene na kubakalamba beene nga uli pa mulu atemwa niwe ntungulushi, nga wamona balailishanya, ninshi pali icibipile atemwa ico balefwaya, mulimo obe ukusanga bwino ico balefwaya no kuumfwana muumfwane bwino. 'Bikapo tona bukwebo.'
Proverb No 1342 collected by Frank Carey
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Study edition of Unseen Worlds

Unseen Worlds is now available in a new study edition, a much abbreviated version of the original book, published for pastors and helpers to find a quick entry into the new pastoral approach of dealing with spirits, witchcraft and Satanism. It consists of the methodology and the case studies of the original work.

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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.

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