Africa and the Bible from A to Z
Did you know that there are Africans in the Bible? Some of your favourite Bible stories happened on African soil!
Africa and the Bible from A to Z will help children realize how much God cares about Africa, and that being a Christian from Africa is something to be proud of!
Did you know that there are Africans in the Bible?
Some of your favourite Bible stories happened on African soil!
Throughout the Bible, God has used African people and places to tell his incredible story. The daughter of Pharoah, Phinehas the high priest, Simeon called Niger, Libya, Cush… the list goes on! Many Africans played a crucial role in God’s plans, and the African continent has received many of God’s incredible promises. From A to Z, God cares about Africa!
Each page of Africa and the Bible from A to Z tells the story of an African person or place mentioned in the pages of Scripture. Beautiful illustrations feature the important and positive ways Africa has participated in God’s plan of redemption.
As children read this one-of-a-kind book, they will realize the significant roles their ancestors played in God’s story, and will learn that being an African Christian is something to be proud of!
Tim Welch served as a missionary in Côte d'Ivoire for 31 years with SIM (Serving In Mission), including 22 years as national director. He researched Africa in the Bible for his MA in World Christianity from Denver Seminary and obtained a Doctor of Transformational Leadership degree from UACA (Université de l'Alliance Chrétienne d'Abidjan) in Côte d'Ivoire.
He has written practical theology books in French, helped edit the Bible d'étude africaine (CPE, 2015), and contributed to the Africa Study Bible (Oasis International, 2016). Tim lives in Colorado with his wife Janet and serves as the SIM Ministry Point Person for Literature.
SirNare Animation Studios is based in Nairobi, Kenya. This team of dedicated artists, animators, and storytellers is passionate about bringing African experiences to life through art. SirNare is committed to helping dreams become reality by producing creative and quality illustrations.