Faith’n’Family – Anita Dennis: Missionary & African Chief’s Wife

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hammock in vahunGuest Anita Dennis talks about her life as a missionary and African chief’s wife. Anita received her bachelor’s degree in sociology with a minor in anthropology from the University of Michigan-Flint in 1973. She was not only accepted into her husband’s Mende tribe in 1972, but she lived in his village for a year from 1983 to 1984 as a lay missionary. Learn her story, find her book, and view her pictures on her website

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