Christian radio: it’s one thing to have fun in Uganda

Uganda (MNN) – In locations just like the U.S., God’s Phrase is just a swipe or click on away. Believers can entry God’s Phrase immediately on-line or by means of a cell phone app. It is a utterly totally different story in Uganda.

Christian sources are onerous to come back by — even for pastors. AMG Worldwide’s Invoice Passons experiences that 85% of pastors don’t have any formal coaching or entry to necessities like Bible commentaries. Many pastors in distant areas lack full copies of Scripture.

Almost 20 years in the past, AMG’s nationwide chief Reuben Musiime determined to do one thing about it. He started a radio ministry to assist Ugandan Christians higher perceive and observe what the Bible teaches.

“The radio broadcast serves several different needs there,” Passons says. “For one, it’s a constant and weekly opportunity to preach truth.”

Broadcasting fact

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Right now, AMG’s radio broadcast reaches roughly 12 million listeners each Sunday morning. Listeners hear the published spoken in a neighborhood language, Lunyankole. This makes participating with God’s Phrase within the language they use every day straightforward and accessible.

The printed capabilities as a option to introduce listeners to God’s Phrase. It additionally serves different capabilities by offering time to reply listener questions in regards to the Bible and theology.

Listener questions give the published time to dive deeper into the Bible and biblical educating instruments to know God’s Phrase in a brand new approach.

Passons explains that for some in Uganda, this radio ministry is a option to appropriate misguided beliefs about what the Bible says.

He says, “[This is] a way to not just correct untruth out there, but also to relieve someone’s fears because truth does set people free.”

The printed additionally connects listeners all through Uganda because it supplies updates on varied ministry initiatives.

Passons says, “It serves as a way to share what God’s doing in Uganda… it gives us an opportunity to praise God and…encourage people with what God is doing.”

Subsequent Steps

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For these curious in regards to the church, Passons says the published supplies an area for them to have interaction with God’s Phrase.

“For some people it actually serves… as a way that they can be fed on a regular basis. It has been a huge blessing and we continue to pray that God will continue to use and it will bear much fruit.”

If you wish to get entangled and assist assist this ministry, AMG has a number of methods you may assist. First, by supporting AMG of their Media Evangelism, you’re additionally supporting Uganda’s radio ministry.

Click on right here to donate to AMG and assist listeners hear God’s Phrase.

AMG additionally asks for prayers for the director of the radio program, Reuben Musiime, in order that he could have knowledge as he addresses varied biblical and theological subjects.

Lastly, pray that listeners hear and reply to God’s Phrase and the Gospel fact.



Header picture courtesy of AMG Worldwide.

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