|Elliot Nichols (center) prays for a village chief who has been sick for many weeks. |
|A Wolof Christian in West Africa, who was disowned by her family after becoming a believer, tells a Bible story in a village northeast of Dakar, Senegal.|
SENEGAL, West Africa (BP)--Something bad always happened on Tuesday.
Not necessarily disastrous –- just bad. Something distracting or debilitating enough to make it hard for Elliott and Pat Nichols to get to the village.
Tuesdays were the days the Southern Baptist missionary couple had set aside to drive from the town where they live in northern Senegal to a Wolof (WUH-luf) village in the area. The village chief had given them permission to come every week for a year to teach 52 chronological Bible stories. Each story builds on the previous one to lay the foundation of God’s salvation from Genesis to Revelation. Read More