Bainouk, Samik in Senegal

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People Name: Bainouk, Samik
Country: Senegal
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 3,100
World Population: 3,100
Primary Language: Bainouk-Samik
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Christian Adherents: 18.00 %
Evangelicals: 1.00 %
Scripture: Portions
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: No
Audio Recordings: No
People Cluster: Atlantic
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

The Bainuk are probably the first people to live in the lower Casamance region of southern Senegal.

What Are Their Lives Like?

The Bainouk-Samik people produce palm wine and palm oil to sell.

What Are Their Beliefs?

They have their own traditional religion. Unlike most peoples of Muslim Senegal, they have a Christian presence.

What Are Their Needs?

The Bainouk-Samik people need to allow Jesus Christ to transform their families and communities.

Prayer Points

Pray for the Bainouk-Samik elders to understand that the God of the Bible can bless them beyond measure if they give up worshipping other spirits.
Pray for Bainouk-Samik Christ followers to take the only savior to their families, neighbors and communities.
Pray for a Holy Spirit-directed revival among the Bainouk-Samik people.

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