About the Campaign
BuyGive.com Campaign Code = ZAM001 Joseph Livingi Mbange, is a native Zambian who grew up in the town called Chingola. joseph and his wife Alice live in Lusaka, Zambia with their five children. They live in a small township called Waterfalls, Chongwe in Lusaka. They are in fellowship with Evangelical Missions Chapels. Joseph, was brought up in a Christian family and attended an Awana club as a young boy. Growing up in the Awana program, he trusted the Lord Jesus Christ as his personal Savior at the age of 16. Joseph has earned a Diploma in Biblical Studies, a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Communication. He is currently working on his Master of Arts in Bible and Theology under ANBS.
While working with teen missions, Joseph developed a strong desire and passion to minister to young people cross-culturally. He became an Awana missionary in Zambia in 2002 and was promoted to National Director in 2009. Currently, he is serving has Regional Ministry Director for Central & Southern Africa. Under Joseph’s leadership, the Awana Leader-Based Strategy ministry model was piloted in Zambia in 2007. The ministry quickly grew from 87 clubs in 2007 to a thriving ministry today of 1,927 clubs ministering to 225,280 boys and girls.
In the region of Central & Southern Africa, Joseph oversees the following countries: Zambia, Angola, Botswana, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland and Zimbabwe; where 5,900 Awana clubs provide a program for evangelism and lifelong discipleship to more than 508,000 boys and girls each week. He is seriously involved in Pastoral work, leadership development, Church planting and work with a pool of volunteers in children, youth & sports ministries. Him and his wife have had the opportunity to serve in partnership with Christ Centered Missions since 2008. They have coordinated the Christ Centered Champions programs in Southern and Central Africa for a number of years. By God’s grace they have seen many people come to the saving knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. They praise God in that out of the 76 teams in 9 countries about 3,100 people have come to accept the Lord Jesus Christ through CCC. As misisonaries, they are providing training for evangelists and pastors as well as church planters.
Their earnest desire is to see Central & Southern Africa reached with the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ through the Awana Clubs and CCC sports ministry.
They are praying that they will raise partners who also have a heart to reach and make an eternal impact in many lives of Central and Southern Africa and around the world. Please prayerfully consider partnering with us!