How Christianity Came to West Africa

The first Europeans arrived on the coast of W. Africa at the end of the 15th cent., but for the most part, they were involved in the slave trade rather than in evangelization. In the 19th cent. there was sustained missionary activity by Churches of every denomination. Anglicans, Methodists, and Baptists were active in Sierra Leone and, with Presbyterians, in Nigeria, while Methodists…

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Christianity in Africa and how it all began…pt 1.

Ever wondered how Christianity came to be practiced around the African continent? Well we got you covered, here's a little bit of history to brighten up your day. According to the Wikipedia Christianity in Africa began in Egypt in the middle of the 1st century. By the end of the 2nd century it had reached the region around Carthage. Important Africans who influenced the early development of…

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