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16 Aug 2008
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reaching the Basotho people of southern Africa for Christ.
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bona leseli I have seen the light!
The Basotho of Southern Africa
Filmed November 2003
The Drakensberg Mountains of southern
Africa. An imposing range of spectacular mountain peaks, rivers
and valleys. It is here
. nestled in the foothills and
mountains of this majestic range
that a unique people live
The Basotho of southern Africa number 5 and
.. 3 million live in the Free State Province of South
Africa while another 2 and 1/2 million live in the mountain
Kingdom of Lesotho. This fiercely proud and peaceful people are
usually seen with colorful wool blankets and conical-shaped hats.
They are the one people in Africa who are accustomed to living in
cold, snowy winters.
Basotho nation owes its existence to the wisdom and leadership of
King Moshoeshoe. Amid wars which ravaged southern
Africa during the 1800s this one man chose the path of peace
rather than of war. Rather than fight, King Moshoeshoe formed
alliances with other tribes through marriages and then gathered
his people to the safety of the mountain stronghold of Thaba Bosiu.
Here the Basotho nation was formed.
Introduction to the Basotho
Meet the Basotho of Southern Africa
million people living in Lesotho and South Africa, needing to see
the light of Jesus!
Basotho of Southern Africa: History, Heritage & Hope
mp4-S; mp4-L; Script)
A detailed look at the life of the Basotho
... in the mountains of Lesotho, along the Lesotho lowlands, and
throughout the Free State Province of South Africa. Learn of
their history and rich heritage ... and their only true
mp4-S; mp4-L; Script)
(MK) Jordan Gestring shares his life as a Baptist MK and helps us
see the life of Basotho kids
a life quite different than that of
kids in America.
Little Brick House Near the Graveyard 4:12
Ha Foso village is on the northern outskirts of Maseru, the
capital of Lesotho. Here, in a little brick house
Baptist Church has taken root near a graveyard
a true light in
Far More Than Rubies 7:17
What is the
treasure of the Basotho people? It is not diamonds or gold.
It is the Basotho woman! She is the strength of the home
and the church. Come see why
she is worth far more than rubies!
are you doing this Saturday?
Saturday is the
day for funerals among the
Basotho. This is becoming a much more common event since one
in every three Basotho has HIV/AIDS. Will you PRAY for the
Basotho infected and affected by HIV/AIDS?
Down the Barriers 6:25
consider themselves Christians but it is a cultural Christianity
based on works. For the true Gospel to change their lives
PRAYER must first demolish the barriers of geography, culture &
tradition, and cultural Christianity. Will you PRAY?
in a village far into the Maluti Mountains of Lesotho. She
is waiting for someone to come tell her and her family about
Jesus. The trip into the mountains will be long and arduous.
Will you be the one to go?
of a Lifetime 6:57 (
Do you like
hiking, journeying by 4X4 truck, flying in a small plane or riding
horses? Then this is the adventure for you as you take the
Gospel to the Basotho living deep in the mountains of Lesotho
those who havent yet heard about Jesus!
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