The Mwangaza Children’s Choir will perform a concert at Northeast United Methodist Church, 4000 Hard Scrabble Road, Columbia, SC 29223 on Friday, April 17, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.  The concert is free and open to the public.

Mwangaza Children’s Choir (pronounced m-wahn-GAH-zah) is an inspiring group of hopeful and talented children, ages 8-12, who are dedicated to sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ through song, dance, and testimony.  Mwangaza is the Swahili word for “shining light.”  The choir, which is based in Gaba, Uganda, tours as a ministry outreach of Africa Renewal Ministries to share a special message of hope through original Ugandan song and dance.  In the process, the children seek to raise awareness of and resources for the churches, schools, orphanages, medical clinics and child sponsorships that have been established by Africa Renewal Ministries.