Based in Adré surrounded by Massalit villages, work with the Evangelical Church of Chad and missionaries to reach out to the Massalit people, who straddle the border of Chad and Sudan. Few believers, but some responsive to the Gospel in the past. Significant time spent learning local Arabic and Massalit languages will be rewarded. Start and develop a new ministry (e.g. development based, educational, direct evangelism, medical, and so on) depending on skills and interests.
Qualifications: French fluency, and some knowledge of folk Islam and church planting strategies. Practical experience among Muslims an advantage.
Minimum term: 3 years
WEC ref: 3488