Embera-Chami of Colombia



Ethnic Religions 1.5% Evangelical

The Pentecostal work in Colombia began in 1932 through the ministry of Adah and Edward Wegner. The couple founded a church, a mission house, and a school. The church’s first service was held on Palm Sunday of 1933.

1934_Jul 7 - Adah WegnerThe above excerpt is a report from Colombia on July 7, 1934.

Pray that the work of evangelization would carry on among Colombia’s small villages according to Adah’s vision:
“We are concerned for the ‘regions beyond’ and see much land ahead to be possessed.”



Austin JacobsEmbera-Chami of Colombia