World Report

A New Leader for Eastern Africa

June 10, 2019

From the Superintendent's DESK

John Musgrave, Director of Africa Work, and Cliff Paulsen of Portland, Oregon, remained in Lusaka, Zambia, following the Saturday funeral service for Timothy Kaibula, the former Eastern Africa District Superintendent.

On Sunday morning, June 9, they met at the Zambia headquarters church in the prayer room with the Eastern Africa leaders to announce Brother Timothy’s successor. When the name was read, the response was a resounding “Amen,” and everyone stood immediately...

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Statement Regarding the Dominican Republic and Zambia

June 10, 2019

From the Superintendent's DESK

Deivys Pichardo was formally installed on Sunday, June 9, as the Dominican Republic Superintendent. Brother Deivys has attended the Portland camp meeting with his wife, Sister Leidy, and their children, Jose who is 18, Andres, who is 17, and Megan, who is 9.

On the same day, Boniface Banda was formally installed as the Eastern Africa District Superintendent during the morning service at the headquarters church in Lusaka, Zambia. John Musgrave,...

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In Loving Memory of Reverend Timothy Kaibula

June 5, 2019

From the Superintendent's DESK

On Saturday, June 1, Reverend Timothy Kaibula, the District Superintendent of Eastern Africa, passed away unexpectedly at the age of sixty-five. He is survived by his wife, Sowi, and their five children and six grandchildren. His obituary states, “He was consistent in the work of God and led an exemplary life and total submission to the sovereign will of God... He gave all his life for the cause of Christ and...

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Leaving Zambia as Camp Meeting Continues

April 5, 2018

The Lees (Darrel, Randy, and Oscar) departed Zambia this afternoon and are expected to reach their respective homes Friday evening. On Tuesday, they continued to enjoy the Zambia camp meeting, which is scheduled to run through April 15 with morning Bible teachings and evening evangelistic services.

Tuesday afternoon, Brother Darrel attended a meeting of Zambia board members and regional leaders. Just prior to this, a banquet was held, and all three Lees were presented...

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Zambia Concert Moves Many to Pray

April 3, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Zambia’s annual camp meeting concert took place on Monday evening. After the opening prayer, I extended greetings from the United States and thanked the Lusaka congregation for their hospitality toward myself, Randy, and Oscar. Then the concert began with the orchestra playing “Come unto Me.”

Throughout the evening, we enjoyed hearing a variety of different instruments. The flutes were featured in “Arise O Zion,” the brass in “Jesus Is Coming Again,”...

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Easter Camp Meeting Begins in Zambia

April 2, 2018

From the Superintendent's DESK

Randy, Oscar, and I arrived in Lusaka on Saturday evening in anticipation of the Zambia Easter camp meeting. At the airport, we were presented with flowers by a little girl before being greeted by Timothy Kaibula, the Eastern Africa District Superintendent, and a delegation of ministers and their spouses. They formed a line to shake hands with each of us. Oscar was included, and went down the line like a gentleman,...

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Final Report on Zambia Camp Meeting 2017

June 9, 2017

The annual Apostolic Faith camp meeting in Lusaka, Zambia, took place this year from April 9 to 23. For one month prior to its beginning, the Zambia saints had special prayer that the government would grant approval for the services to be held and that God would be present in both the preparations and the camp meeting itself. God abundantly answered those prayers.

A two-day workers’ meeting took place April 6-8, to help the camp...

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Seventy-Seven Water Baptized at Zambia Camp Meeting

April 24, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

The final week of the Zambia camp meeting began with a ministers’ meeting on Monday morning. It was well attended by ministers from several African countries. Dwight Baltzell said a wonderful united spirit was felt among the ministers with a purpose to move forward for the Lord. It concluded with a group photo (see above).

In the evening, the annual concert was held. The first portion represented the events of Easter...

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Zambia Camp Meeting Report: 31 Saved in First Week

April 17, 2017

From the Superintendent's DESK

The Zambia camp meeting began on Sunday, April 9, with over twelve hundred in attendance including representatives from our churches in Angola, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe.

Dwight Baltzell, Director of Africa Work, joined the camp meeting in progress when he arrived in Lusaka this past Saturday. He said he was welcomed at the airport by familiar smiling faces including Timothy Kaibula, the Eastern Africa District Superintendent, who had great...

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