advertisement

From English to Swahili

June 6, 2009 | 11:13 p.m. CDT
Florence Buigut, center, translates the pastor’s sermon from English to Swahili (one of Burundi’s languages) at Christian Fellowship Church. Many Burundian refugees are Christian by faith and have formed a relationship with Americans from this church. The church has responded by helping the refugees find jobs and providing them with clothes for the winter. Buigut is from Kenya.

RELATED STORIES: African refugees build community in Columbia

advertisements