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Chewa Proverb Collection

Conona cifumira ku dzira.
What is fat comes out of the egg.
(If you are fat, long, tall, short, it is because of your parents. Like Father like Son)
Proverb No 159 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Icibi cibakile mfumu umweo.
Bad food saved the life of the chief (saved him from dying of hunger.) (Do not be fussy about food; anything is good enough to keep you alive.)
Ukwenya ifilyo kano apali ifingi. Limbi batiila, 'Kalundwe ukulula nipamwina'.
Proverb No 365 collected by Frank Carey
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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