Their children will be mighty in the land;
The generation of the upright will be blessed.
The influence that Next Life Foundation has today on the current generation will hopefully change the future culture of Mbuguni and eventually contribute to a change in the Tanzanian culture as well. It is unclear today how God will use this ministry to impact the future but what is done today will definitely contribute to changed lives in future years. When a stone is dropped into a body of still water the ripple effect continues to spread over a wide area. This is how the Lord will use NLF in the lives of the young men and women who are exposed to the Good News of Jesus Christ while learning skills to help them out of the poverty that suffocates the region.
All societal change begins very slowly at an almost imperceivable rate. Years later, the evidence of growth becomes significant. To better understand how this transformation takes place over time click here to read an example of change that unfolded over generations in an Alaskan Village.
“I will bless those who bless you,
And whoever curses you I will curse;
And all peoples on earth
Will be blessed through you.” Genesis 12:3