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Profiles in Goodwill: Fayiah Tamba

Fayiah S. Tamba is a senior student at Liberia Baptist Theological Seminary in Paynesville City, a region of Monrovia, Liberia.
Fayiah’s articles that have appeared on EthicsDaily.com are available here.

1. Where did you grow up?

Bassa Town, a small town on Jamaica Road, Montserrado County, Liberia.

2. What is your favorite Bible verse, book or story? Why?

Romans.

It presents the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ and explores doctrinal and practical teachings of the church, so that Christians can walk continuously in obedience of their faith and perform their civil duties in our world.

3. What is your favorite movie? Why?

“World Apart”

It speaks against discrimination levied upon the oppressed in our world and encourages social relationship between the poor and rich as well as promotes the inclusion of the less fortunate in our society.

4. Who are three people you admire?

Musa and Kumba Tamba (my parents), G. Joseph Johnson III (my pastor and first mentor) and Jacob A.B. Vambo III (instructor).

5. What is one little known fact about yourself?

I am a servant leader who believes that leadership goes beyond desiring position. Rather, those who are leaders must be more concerned about the service they are called to perform in any given institution or organization for the betterment of improving others.