“The focus is the gospel—to spread it all over the world. That’s why I come here.”

James Ngauma

Program Advanced Diploma ('18)
Age 37
Ministering in Chiwembe
Family Wife and two daughters (8, 6)

James is a father of two children and serves as an elder at a church. He works full-time to support his family and sometimes comes to class at CAPA in the morning after working a shift. He is eager to be trained to teach and share the gospel wherever he goes.

$100 a month provides a pastor a scholarship to study at CAPA.

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Interview with James Ngauma

2017

Q1

How did you come to know the Lord?

Q2

What are some of your ministry duties?

Q3

How did you hear about CAPA?

Q4

Do you work somewhere else besides being an elder?

Q5

Is there anything you’re looking forward to at CAPA?

Q6

Is there any way you have seen God’s providence in your life?

Q7

Do you have any prayer requests?

Q1

How did you come to know the Lord?

Because somebody preached to me the gospel and it was somebody who worked at our school who talked to me about salvation, and I decided to do it. Yeah. By the way, I am an elder of the Presbyterian Church of Malawi.

Q2

What are some of your ministry duties?

I have my own ministry. The focus is the gospel—to spread it all over the world. That’s why I come here.

Q3

How did you hear about CAPA?

By somebody who is here. They introduced me—a friend of a friend.

Q4

Do you work somewhere else besides being an elder?

I am the chairman of other ministries. Yeah—at out church. Home-cell ministries at our home. We have a choir—I am the chairman of that choir. I like to sing.

Q5

Is there anything you’re looking forward to at CAPA?

Yeah! I am very excited for this because I am capable of learning a lot of things. I want to get ready to teach, to spread the gospel wherever I can go. Around the world. Yeah, that is my mind.

Q6

Is there any way you have seen God’s providence in your life?

We have started [school] today and it is going well, and I think this is very nice.

Q7

Do you have any prayer requests?

Fees—that people can support me in my education. My wish is to go further in my education, but there are finances, because I am working at my church and also as a driver. I work full-time as a driver; we work based on shifts.

The problem that I am having is to be here for school, as well as to take care of my family. Yeah. I’m working somewhere in order to have something, in order to help each and every day.