A billboard outside the church run by the renowned priest Kibila says “If your God is dead, try mine." If worshippers are not lucky in one church, they try to get their miracle in another. Religion is a flourishing business in poverty-ridden Kinshasa. Over 2000 Pentecostal churches have sprung up over the last few years, promising miracles but delivering little to alleviate the hopelessness of the worshippers. Some of the charismatic preachers, however, have amassed huge personal fortunes. Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire).