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Launch of two new Swahili CALLED TO CARE books

Assistant Bishop, Rev George Fupe, presents copies of the workbooks to the participants.

CALLED TO CARE book 6 The Child Within and book 7 Call to Me are launched.

Assistant Bishop Rev. George Fupe, Dean of Azania Front Cathedral, thanked everyone involved in producing the books and urged church leaders to use them in their ministries.  During the ceremony the congregation sang the hymn ‘Lord Jesus Christ, the cause is thine’.

Book no. 6, The Child Within (Undani Wa Mtoto) aims to promote resilience in children who have suffered grief and loss.  Book no. 7, Call to Me (Niite) consists of 20 Bible studies on topics related to HiV and AIDS.

The books were translated by three Tanzanians - Mrs Wandoa Mwambu, Dr Paschal Mdoe and Canon Alfred Sebahene.

Upendo Centre Director and principal translator, Mama Wandoa Mwambu, with Lutheran Church parish worker, Janet Mkumbi.

  The Swahili editions were funded by two German church agencies - Churches Helping Churches and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hessen and Nassau.

Both books are published and distributed by the Upendo Information and Counselling Centre, which is located at Mwananyamala House, no. 336 Lupiro Street, near Vijana Social Hall, Dar es Salaam.  Telephone +255 744 3892. To email Upendo please click .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) .

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