youth for christ


Because of you…

There is a Youth for Christ Youth Training Centre located in the heart of the capital city of Bissau. Over 1,000 young people pass through the centre each week. Other programs consist of:

  • English Language Institute where over 300 students study each year
  • Computer Training School which has over 35 computers in three air-conditioned labs. Over 500 students have the opportunity to study there each year
  • Theological Seminary of Bissau (STEB) is a 3-year Bible Seminary preparing pastors and missionaries. Currently there are over 50 students
  • G-21 Recording Studio which is the top studio in the country producing Christian music
  • A multi-sport complex where soccer and basketball programs run each day
  • The Instituto Canzion Music school which trains musician and worship leaders.
  • English Teacher Training School which prepares English teachers for future centres
  • Cantina/Restaurant where students can eat meals and get snacks
  • A 6-room guesthouse which helps to fund the centre

Praise the Lord that this ministry has been sustaining itself financially for the last 3 years with money generated by the centre.

Prayer Needs
  • Pray for the Youth for Christ staff as they reach out to the youth of Bissau with the Gospel of Jesus
  • Pray for protection for the infrastructure of the Youth Training Centre: Generators/computers/vehicles/etc
  • Pray for more national teachers to be prepared and raised up so we can start new centres around West Africa
  • Pray for the country of Guinea-Bissau to have lasting peace and good leaders