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Chewa Proverb Collection

Ukatukwana ng'ona ku madzi usapiteko.
If you insult the crocodile, do not go near the river.
(You have spoiled a relationship, you will suffer.)
Proverb No 957 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Icishitemenwe ukwisha: citiila cimo casakunyo ku.
The person who doesn't want to sit and chat says, there's something moving over there! (They will always find an excuse to go.)
Uushitemenwe ifyo ababiye balecita wena alefwaya no kufulunganya, alebepa nefishiliko pakuti batine bafilwe. (from Stephen Mpashi)
Proverb No 442 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