The Need for Courage

Do any of these languages sound familiar to you: Bambara, Senoufo, Syenara, Tamasheq, Songhai, French? I know you’ve heard of the last one, but all of them are spoken in West Africa’s Republic of Mali and are represented in TWR programming.
This parched, landlocked nation has experienced rapid economic growth and relative stability for many years [...]

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Tombouctou la Mystérieuse

Mysterious Timbuktu — that’s what an 1897 French book called it — really exists! In the 15th and 16th centuries, this city in Mali was the center for the propagation of Islam throughout Africa, and today it holds the coveted designation of UNESCO’s World Heritage site.
In God’s sovereign plan, a boy was born into a [...]

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