“The last great gift I want to give to my people is a move of God.” With a tear rolling down his distinguished face, Emperor Mwanta Yanvwa of the Lunda tribe professed this heart cry to my husband, Jacob Schwertfeger, when they met in Lubumbashi, DRC in September of last year. Neither of them understood … More Visit from the Emperor
I have been reading a book called Into Africa, which is the account of David Livingstone’s exploration into sub-Saharan Africa. I am so gripped by Livingstone’s grit and gumption to reach places that had never before been reached. One of the mentalities that our team has developed over the years is that we will not … More Pioneers
Here are several pictures with captions of ministry that has taken place over the years in Africa.
I just got off the phone with Chief Chipepo and can already sense the excitement of what God has in store for Zambia this year. Over the last year, our Overland Missions team has been amazed at what the Lord has done throughout the tribal leadership of this nation. We have watched in awe as … More Ministry to Chiefs