STM Team Updates

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Next week WOW will be sending a short-term team to Africa whose focus will be to provide training on the issue of Gender Based Violence (GBV). GBV is a massive issue that spans across cultures, religions and social classes. Therefore, it should not be surprising that approximately 3 out of 5 females in Malawi and […]

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The Power of Christ at Work in Zambia

A WOW team comprised of 12 volunteers spent two weeks in Kabwe, Zambia between July 19th and August 4th. They served with our local partners, witnessing the challenges of life in an African community. The following post was written by Megan Scott, a member of the short-term team from Edmonton, AB. This was Megan’s second WOW mission […]

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Highlights from Zambia: A Short-term Team Update

On July 19th a team of 12 Canadian volunteers arrived in the unfamiliar surroundings of Kabwe, Zambia. For many this was their first time on African soil. With the guidance of WOW’s local partner, the team received cultural sensitization and training. Team member Heather Hirstwood said, “We were encouraged to offer care, offer love, to […]

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Mission Trip Profoundly Deepens Faith

The following reflection was written by Colleen So, a participant on the 2013 WOW Mission Trip to Zambia   “The Lord lives! Praise be to my Rock! Exalted be God my Savior!” (Psalm 18:46) It has been a privilege to serve God through partnering with Visionledd and the local church in Zambia. There were many […]

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Final Update from the Missions Team

It’s hard to believe that WOW Zambia 2013 is almost over!   Last Monday, our week started off with a full day of home-based care visits in two communities with Visionledd’s local partner, Kabwe Home-Based Care. The two communities we went to were Mukubeko and Katondo, both of which we had visited the week before. […]

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