Malawi

Malawi is the smallest of the four countries but has over 12 million people. The country is divided into four Regions and SOWERS is now working in all Regions. Chichewa is the main language and most seminars are conducted in Chichewa. The work is led by a National Board and National Director.

WORKER PROFILES

GODFREY - Godfrey and Jynne live in Lilongwe with their three children. Godfrey works full time with SOWERS Malawi as the National Director. Godfrey has been trained to Level 6, the highest level in the SOWERS Program and is an ordained Baptist minister with a BTh degree. He moved to Lilongwe in 2003 to coordinate the work in the Central Region. He has trained many at Level 3 and 4 and they are now teaching seminars not only in the Central Region but also in other parts of Malawi.

 

MATEYO - Mateyo and Judith Iive with their four children in Mchinji in Central Malawi. Mateyo is a Baptist Pastor who was introduced to the SOWERS Program while at Theological Seminary. He was trained at Level 1 and 2 while there. Mateyo, a Level 5 sower in training, coordinates the work in the Mchinji District training church teams and helping them to conduct open air meetings and follow-up the new Christians . He organises open air camps reaching more distant places in the District with the use of a sketchboard.

 

BLACKSON - Blackson and Loveness live with their three children in Lilongwe, in Central Malawi where Blackson pastors a church and Loveness is a primary school teacher. Blackson was introduced to the SOWERS Program in 2009 and trained at Level 1. Since then he has been trained to Level 4 and is currently being trained at Level 5. He works closely with Godfrey and coordinates the Program in the Lilongwe district . He is helping in the training of Level 4 Sowers in the Central and Eastern Region.

 

AMOS - Amos and Bertha live with their two small boys in Lilongwe. Amos is a Level 4 Sower and is working on a part time basis in the National Office in Lilongwe. He is a very gifted and capable young man and is doing a great job in coordinating the administration at the National Office.