Jim & Lisa Black

Sub-Saharan Africa
Status: Raising support
ID: 185798

Help Jim and Lisa equip transformational leaders in sub-Saharan Africa who will start and strengthen churches across the continent.

Monthly funding progress: 57%
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Jim began following Jesus at age 17 and immediately after he came to know Jesus, Jim heard a call to be a missionary. Lisa was just 7 years old when she came to know Jesus, and she sensed a call to be a missionary right away as well. The Blacks started their missionary career in 1989. Jim and Lisa spent eight years in Nigeria, West Africa. During their final term of service they started an outreach to an unreached people group. They describe that period as the most fulfilling and rewarding time in their field experience. They have continued to develop leaders among these people and have seen several churches started and strengthened by people they have helped to equip. The Blacks plan to invest the rest of their missionary career equipping more transformational leaders, not only in Nigeria but throughout sub-Saharan Africa.
Sub-Saharan Africa // Our greatest privilege is joining Jesus in what he is building: his church. When we reach across the street and around the world with the gospel—locally and globally—we impact lives for eternity.

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