Lay people with no theological training lead more than 800 churches in Mozambique, and that is one example of the need for the Central Conference Theological Education Fund.
General Conference 2012 approved the creation of the fund and a commission to oversee it. On Friday, a budget that included $5 million from World Service funds for the next four years was approved.
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Click here to see a list of 2015 grant recipients.