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Chewa Proverb Collection

Kondwere-kondwere sakutha, kumbuka zili mkudza.
Pleasure does not come to an end, remember what is coming.
(Life situations can change; it is good to think of the future, and not only about the immediate pleasure.)
Proverb No 313 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Shicafwa mu kwenda, napo ekala. / napo wikele.
He died on a journey - he would have died even if he had remained where he lived.
Ekutiila umuntu tashama iyoo, icishama umupashi wakwe. Kanshi umupashi ngawalishama konse uko wingaya ninshi walishama, ishamo talishala. Ecilya batiila: Newakasenda.(1.147)
Proverb No 1123 collected by Frank Carey
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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.

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