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A Climbing For Christ member who lives in northern Nigeria, on what some would call the wrong side of the so-called “geographic boundary” between Muslims and Christians, says: “There is this misconception by many that everybody from northern Nigeria is a Muslim.” There...


Mission: Nigeria 2016

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The tribal chief of the Koma people where Climbing For Christ has ministered in northeastern Nigeria since 2011 wondered when the mission might return to the Atlantika Mountains. “I told him that by God’s grace, they will visit the Koma people in November this year,” said Pa...

Mission: Nigeria 2015

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Climbing For Christ has ministered to a primitive people living in the uninviting Koma Hills near the Cameroon border since visiting in 2011. PRAY: For Christians under attack in the Northeast, where terrorists have targeted the church in a quest to impose Islamic Sharia law. While Nigeria is 50.4 ...

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Mission Moments: Nigeria (Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012)

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Proclaiming the Good News in the Koma Hills Pastor Chris Joseph, who serves with Climbing For Christ in Nigeria, returned to the Koma Hills on Dec. 12, 2012. He traveled from Port Harcourt in the south, where his family, home and church are located, to the Adamawa state in the northeast. “I ...

Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2010

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Nigeria's north was ranked 27th on the Open Doors' “World Watch List” of persecuted places (down slightly from 26th in 2009). In his final instructions to the church of the Thessalonians, Paul exhorts the church: “Pray without ceasing” (1 Thessalonians 5:17, KJV). ...

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010

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On a day when Nigerian member Chris Joseph said he lacked words “to express my heartfelt appreciation” for the Climbing For Christ support that will allow him to reopen his church, word came of more religious riots in Jos, Nigeria. Hundreds of Christians and Muslims have been killed in r...

Monday, June 21, 2010

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Elijah Martin Joseph We were praying for Chris Joseph and his family — in particular his pregnant wife, who is appropriately named Blessing — as they awaited the arrival of their fourth child earlier this year. Elijah Joseph was born March 16. “Both the child ...

Friday, Aug. 20, 2010

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Chris Joseph was featured in The Climbing Way. He is a pastor in a country plagued by violence against Christians. We have assisted him in the battle that is waged there. Now this: The Community Chief, a traditional ruler of the kindred, hamlet or clan (irregardless of “the level of civilizati...

Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010

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“All this is for your benefit, so that the grace that is reaching more and more people may cause thanksgiving to overflow to the glory of God.” — 2 Corinthians 4:15 (NIV) Climbing For Christ wired US$1,700 to Chris Joseph to secure space for a new church. “I ...

Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010

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Lives Aglow Global Outreach Center was back in business — the business of doing God's work! — the weekend of Oct. 28-31. “To the glory of God, our program slated for 28th to 31st October has come and gone successfully,” Pastor Chris Joseph said. Worship at Wonderland Chape...

Mission Moments: Nigeria (Monday, Sept. 24, 2012)

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Project Living Word Pastor Chris Joseph of the Lives Aglow Global Outreach Centre used US$120 provided by Climbing For Christ members to purchase 20 copies of the Bible and Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke’s booklet, “Now That You Are Saved.” He set Sunday, Sept. 23 to share these preci...