On the Agenda: Public lecture –“Nothing but the Truth” (see below) with US Ambassador to Nigeria as keynote speaker
Pray For: Wisdom & Perspective on God’s Purposes


CLICK HERE to view a PDF of the information concerning the public lecture

We Are Thankful For

TODAY was the public lecture. Faith, government, and community came together for 4 hours to hear from all groups.

Our Truth Tour Team – some in African tribal outfits! We are heading out to the PUBLIC LECTURE with the US Ambassador to Nigeria!

The three people on the panel were Elizabeth Bashara, who came with us on the trip, and with her were a PR and marketing expert as well as a Muslim cleric and Christian bishop! It was an exciting day!

Listen to a short clip of Vision Africa’s extraordinary choir. We think you’ll enjoy hearing and watching them despite the poor recording quality!

On the Agenda: Media training for pastors of other African countries
Pray For: Rejoice in a Fruitful & Joyous Experience

We Are Thankful For…

Members of the church planted a year ago in the name of Boogie Blackwell welcomed us today! Enjoy:

Representing our partner, KCBI radio — Sharon Geiger is presenting new microphones and headphones to Vision Africa radio in Nigeria!

Dedication plaque of a church we planted 21 years ago

Beautiful interior of church we planted 21 years ago

Sign outside our church plant of twenty-one years ago. Still going strong!

On the Agenda: Media training
Pray For: Wisdom & Perspective in God’s Purpose

We Are Thankful For…

Our Truth Tour team. Getting ready to visit a church that was planted 21 years ago as well as traveling to the land that was donated to Vision Africa!

We’re making news… In Nigeria!

On the Agenda: Media training / visit to orphanage
Pray For: Strength for Endurance & Perseverance

We Are Thankful For…

Radio station managers and other communication leaders learned from Sharing International and KCBI, who are Vision Africa’s media partners. Even rival radio station managers were in attendance. God was honored with the unity displayed! Praise the Lord!

On the Agenda: Visits to established church plants / Media training – university students
Pray For: Spiritual encouragement for the pastors and supporters

We Are Thankful For…

Church Plant

The video below is an aerial view of the Vision Africa radio station tower. It is at this facility where we have been training pastors from other African countries, university mass communication students, and Vision Africa staff on various radio and communication subjects. Please forgive the low resolution.

Special Event Referred to in Above Updates


On the Agenda: 4 church plants & donor dedications
Pray For: Understanding God’s Grace, Assurance & Protection for the church

We Are Thankful For…

With the first church plant

Bishop Sunday speaking in the first of four church plants.

Today’s Special Event


On the Agenda: Media training & strategy / Medical & Evangelism outreach – Umuahia
Pray For: That we may demonstrate God’s love in word & deed

We Are Thankful For…

Chuck Pollak training Vision Africa radio staff

With the doctors and nurses at a medical center

Today’s Special Event


On the Agenda: Media training & strategy / Medical & Evangelism outreach – Umuahia
Pray: That we’ll demonstrate God’s love in word & deed

We Are Thankful For…

The tribal king (sitting on his chair) was kind enough to give us a building for the church plant in medical missions. We were there to thank him personally.

Medical mission in the donated building.

We have this extra update for Thursday in Lagos, Nigeria….

We met today with Efferent Cares. This global health initiative tests for cervical cancer. We had a good conversation regarding potential partnership with them! On June 30, we’ll have a follow-up meeting at a clinic to interview women who have been tested and to check out the equipment!

Meeting with Efferent Cares in Lagos

On the Agenda: Meeting with Efferent Cares –a global health initiative –Lagos
Pray For: Boldness & Courage as we communicate

We Are Thankful For…

Just arrived in Lagos

Tonight, one night of rest. Be sure to pray for our interaction with the global health initiative (Efferent Cares)!

First, a little spicy Nigerian food. Maybe this will combat jet lag!