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Fulfulde, Borgu in Canada

Fulfulde, Borgu

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
700 Fulfulde, Borgu Islam 1.40 % 0.30 % No   

Fulfulde, Borgu in Canada

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Summary
In deciding which immigrants to admit from developing countries, Canada has favored those with a good education and professional skills. Even then, there are language barriers, and Fulani people who arrive in Canada are often under-employed because of a lack of English language skills.

Though they usually live a more prosperous life than they did in West Africa, Fulanis must adjust to many changes in Canada. Personal relationships are different. Many of them must adjust to having a spouse in a different continent, and living with a different set of social expectations. Africans assume that the group rises or falls together, but in the West they must adjust to an individualistic culture. Fulanis are among the largest people group in West Africa, but in Canada, they are small in number. They no longer have the dominant cultural position they enjoyed in places like Nigeria.

Ministry Obstacles
As folk Muslims, Fulani have a pragmatic view of the spirit world; you perform whatever ritual is needed to get your needs met. There is little or no loyalty to any given spirit being outside of what you can get from them. It is difficult for such people to understand that they must be completely loyal to Jesus Christ.

Outreach Ideas
Perhaps Canadian believers will commit to pray for the many Muslim people groups in their country, and will take steps to minister to them.

Pray for the followers of Christ
There are some Fulani people who follow Christ in Canada. Pray that they will shine His light in such a way that other West Africans will be attracted to Him. Pray for a discipleship making movement among West Africans to form in Canada.

Pray for the entire people group
* Pray for Fulani leaders to have dreams and visions of the risen and victorious Christ that will lead them to follow Him and no other.
* Pray for a people movement to Christ among the Fulani.

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Country: Canada
Continent: North America
Region: America, North and Caribbean
10/40 Window: No
   
 
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People Name in Country: Fulfulde, Borgu
People Name General: Fulfulde, Borgu
Alternate People Names:
Benin-Togo FulaniFula
FulaniFulfulde Benin-Togo
Peulh
ROP3 Code: 103080
Joshua Project People ID: 11775
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 700
Population all Countries: 729,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Fulani / Fulbe
People Name General: Fulfulde, Borgu
Ethnic Code: NAB56c
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Language
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Primary Language: Fulfulde, Borgu (700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): fue    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
BuddhismUnknown 
Christianity1.40 %(Evangelical: 0.30 %)
Ethnic ReligionsUnknown 
HinduismUnknown 
Islam98.60 % 
Non-ReligiousUnknown 
Other / SmallUnknown 
UnknownUnknown 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament:
2010
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsStoryRunners Oral Bible Stories
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Fulfulde, Borgu
Film / VideoThe Prophets' Story
Text / Printed MatterJesus Messiah comic book
 
 
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Fulfulde, Borgu in Canada

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