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Chewa Proverb Collection

Ubwenzi wa galu uli ndi ku mcira.
The friendship of a dog shows itself (as it wags its) at the tail.
(A dog wags his tail when he sees his master. If someone pretends to be your friend, it should show, not only in words, but in deeds.)
Proverb No 917 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Umutima lucebu: ulacebula. / Umutima wandi lucebu, ulancebula.
The heart has premonitions: it warns. My heart has premonitions, it warns me.
Tuli no kwikala abaisula amenso na amatwi. Tuleposa amano ku nkuntu shesu. Ifintu ifingi filatusoka, nga fyacitika.
Proverb No 1546 collected by Frank Carey
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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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Lusaka (Bauleni, along Leopard's Hill Rd)/ Zambia


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