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Lottie Moon

The faith commitments of three young women born between 1840 and 1867, each in December, eventually led to the transformation of thousands of lives in China, Africa, and India. Lottie Moon (Born DECEMBER 12, 1840) Lottie’s name became synonymous with foreign missions for an entire denomination. The Southern belle, born on a Virginia plantation, gave up plenty to serve God. She didn’t submit her ….  Read More

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Hope Wadell

By the time he died  on April 18th,  1895 in Dublin, Ireland, Reverend Hope Waddell was not aware that  two days earlier a school had been named after him in Calabar, where he had worked devotedly as a missionary for 37 years. Just by the principal’s office in the Hope Waddell Training Institution, Calabar,  is  ….  Read More

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Mungo Park

Mungo Park (explorer) Mungo Park (11 September 1771 – 1806) was a Scottish explorer of West Africa. He was the first Westerner known to have travelled to the central portion of the Niger River, and his account of his travels is still in print.   Early life Mungo Park was born in Selkirkshire, Scotland, at ….  Read More

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Amy Carmichael

The faith commitments of three young women born between 1840 and 1867, each in December, eventually led to the transformation of thousands of lives in China, Africa, and India.Amy Carmichael (Born DECEMBER 16, 1867) An entire generation became indebted to Amy’s efforts to rescue their bodies and souls. Amy first shared her faith among factory workers in Ireland. She held Bible studies for the ….  Read More

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The Aladura

Aladura is a classification of churches that abide by a Christian religious denomination or trend inspired by activities of progressive church elements, J.B Sadare, D.O. Odubanjo, I.O Sanya and others in 1918. There are over 3 million adherents worldwide. “Aladura” means “praying people” in Yoruba. Aladura churches emphasize the power in praying and believe in faith healing and various ….  Read More

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Robert Moffat

  Robert Moffat (21 December 1795 – 9 August 1883) was a Scottish Congregationalist missionary to Africa, father-in-law of David Livingstone, and first translator of the Bible into Setswana Life Moffat was born of humble parentage in Ormiston, East Lothian. To find employment, he moved south to Cheshire in England as agardener. In 1814, whilst ….  Read More

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Holy Ghost Fathers

The Congregation of the Holy Ghost (full title, Congregation of the Holy Ghost under the protection of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, or in Latin, Congregatio Sancti Spiritus sub tutela Immaculati Cordis Beatissimae Virginis Mariae, and thus abbreviated C.S.Sp.) is a Roman Catholic congregation of priests, lay brothers, and since Vatican II, lay associates. Congregation ….  Read More

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The birth and the spread OF David livingstone

David Livingstone, 19 March 1813 – 1 May 1873) was a Scottishcongregationalist pioneer medical missionary with the London Missionary Society and an explorer in Africa, one of the most popular national heroes of the late-19th-century in Victorian Britain. He had a mythical status that operated on a number of interconnected levels: Protestant missionary martyr, working-class “rags-to-riches” inspirational ….  Read More

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