The League for the Bible signs a partnership with the Bible Story app with twelve countries – Keep The Faith® The British black and multiethnic Christian magazine
Guardians of Ancora signed a new partnership in Ghana this week, which means it is now available in twelve countries around the world.
The Bible League game has been downloaded and used by over 200 million users in 180 countries. Partnerships with League movements in Brazil, Kosovo, Serbia, Canada, Ghana, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, Rwanda, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan and in the United States allow the app to be supported by churches with resources for children groups and materials for families to use together.
The game invites 8-11 year olds to explore Bible stories through games, puzzles, quizzes and videos. Set in Biblical times, players guide their character through story sets, listening to the stories Jesus told as well as the responses of those around him. The free app helps children develop Bible literacy and invites a response through prayer requests and interactive reflective questions.
Since its launch in 2015, the game has been translated into Welsh, Albanian, Serbian, and Brazilian Portuguese, with Latin Spanish and isiZulu versions in the works.
The Bible League also provides resources for families to use the game for faith training at home, as well as materials from the Ancora Vacation Club for churches, an Ancora Club program for use in schools, communities. churches and communities, and a YouTube channel with tips and advice.
Ancora Chef de Mission Maggie Barfield said: “I love this aspect of working with a digital product – knowing that children in the Pacific Islands, near the equator and on the far reaches of the Arctic are playing games. the app and are part of the stories of Jesus and experience the Bible in this innovative way – and that the League for the Bible is able to provide the app for free.
Davi Kruklis, Field Development Manager for Latin America, says: “We are delighted that Brazilian children are learning more about the Bible while having fun playing.
Guardians of Ancora is a project of the Bible League of England and Wales. The game is free to download and play and can be found on Amazon, Google Play, and the iTunes App Store.
For more information contact Maggie Barfield, [email protected]