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Flags of the Nations: Ghana

Since September 1, 2009, the Church of the Nazarene's Global Ministry Center (GMC) proudly flies a flag each week of one of the many nations in which the denomination is present in ministry. Leaders were invited to send a national flag to be flown at the GMC alongside the flag of the United States*.
09 Mar 2020
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Missionaries accepted as family in foreign country

After years of fighting a call to missions, Njeri and Evans finally took a leap of faith in obedience to God. They left Kenya to serve as missionaries in Ghana, where God provided a new loving support system like the one they were reluctant to leave behind in their home country. Njeri was always
28 Mar 2019
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Airport security officer prays over JESUS Film projection system

Upon arriving at the airport in Ghana, I found my bag and one of the JESUS Film equipment duffel bags. I put them on the conveyor belt. As I picked them up on the other side, an officer approached and asked what I had in the duffel. I explained, “This is a projector system that has been donated to
12 Jan 2018
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For girls, by girls: Youth-led justice club changes future for hundreds

Sumprecia (left) and Lucy (right) are president and vice president of the Nazarene Girls for Justice Club. In Sumprecia Yaro’s rural village in northeastern Ghana, educating girls is typically frowned upon. “Right from childhood, the girls are made to believe that higher education makes it difficult
12 Dec 2017
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Ghana women's ministry starts new church

When a group of women on the Ghana Midland District recently organized a women's ministry, they had no idea it would lead to a new church. The women's ministry began with five churches as a way to strengthen their homes and families. This initiative was led by Comfort Akomaning, wife of the district
26 Oct 2017
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Nazarene youth leaders discuss new ministry methods at global gathering

Nazarene youth leaders from around the world attended the Lausanne Movement Younger Leaders Gathering. Nine youth leaders represented the Church of the Nazarene at the Lausanne Movement Younger Leaders Gathering this summer in Indonesia. The group connected with influential figures in youth
09 Dec 2016
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Growing ministries in West Africa transform lives

Nazarene leaders gathered in Ghana last month for training and fellowship. (Photo from the Africa West Field .) Leaders representing 12 countries in West Africa met in Accra, Ghana, October 4-8 for training, to share testimonies of God's faithfulness, pray, develop a common vision, and fellowship.
05 Nov 2015
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Ghana youth start ministry to help new mothers

Nazarene youth in Ghana grow rice to support ministries such as Jesus at the Hospital. Frank Mills, Ghana North district superintendent and the Africa Nazarene Youth International justice advocate, shared the following information about a new ministry started by local youth. Hospitals in Ghana will
04 Aug 2015
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Ghana youth promote gender equality

Ghana, Africa Region — In parts of northern Ghana, it's common for a man to pay a bridal price of cows to the family of the woman he wants to marry. In some situations, young teenage girls are placed in marriages with men four times their age. "These girls are forced into marriages and they become
25 Mar 2015
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