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Chewa Proverb Collection

Kudya n'kudyabe, kumbuka uko unacoka.
You are eating, keep eating but remember where you came from.
(An invitation to people to go back home, though where they are now all is going well. Home remains home.)
Proverb No 328 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Ulwambo lupemba cibinda.
Slander waits for its master, i.e. slander always reaches the ears of the one who is slandered. (Eavesdroppers seldom hear well of themselves.)
Ulwambo emusango waluko, taulaala mpakafye lukafike kuo baleyamba lulete mpasase: awe mayo leelo efyo nalelanda ifyo, awe mayo lelo ine efyo nasosele ifyo, awe mayo ine bambepeshe fye, leelo efyo nalelande efyo. Ulwambo lupemba cibinda.(from Stephen Mpashi)
Proverb No 1431 collected by Frank Carey
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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