Fanikiso Zhoze was born at Chikwapu village in the town of Morombala in Mozambique and is 63 years of age. He is the first born in a family of eight children. Fanikiso is married to Melia and they have four children 2 boys and 2 girls. He grew up in a Christian family and made a commitment to Christ in 1970.
The church is located in a village called Chikwapu, 136 km from Nsanje town and he is serving there as the pastor of the local church which he planted. There are currently 43 members. The church has different ministries which cater for the children, youth and women. The church has also a planting project where they plant beans. They conduct their services in a simple structure but are busy with fund raising for a new church building.
His vision is to reach unreachable people with the gospel by working hand in hand with the different ministries. The church’s vision is to grow more home cells so that the members are discipled, trained and released into the community to minister to the local people in their area.