Uganda, July 19th – 30th, 2017; Trip Update 7

Angela BurkettMission Trip Update, Uganda

The least of these. Visiting the village of Soroti was an amazing journey as we saw a well run organization reach out to children in need and their families. The medical clinic really helped the children and the home visit to sponsor children gave an opportunity to shower love, share the gospel and give out clothing! The team is anticipating … Read More

Uganda, July 19th – 30th, 2017; Trip Update 6

Angela BurkettMission Trip Update, Uganda

God bless the little children! The Source of the Nile was an inspirational trip today for the team, the staff and the Genesis Preschool children. Again we were amazed at the control the children exhibited and the complete unselfishness they practice. The trip on the Nile went without a problem! After the wonderful boat ride we had a picnic in … Read More

Uganda, July 19th – 30th, 2017; Trip Update 5

Angela BurkettUganda

God’s Amazing Beauty! The team headed out to Sipi Falls today to see the beauty of God’s nature in Uganda. One of our team commented that the evidence of nature declared the truth that God is the creator! Hiking together to see two different levels of the falls was an excellent team building and bonding experience. We saw all kinds … Read More

Uganda, July 19th – 30th, 2017; Trip Update 4

Angela BurkettUganda

Great Day With the Children and Ladies! It was a wonderful day at Hines Ugandan Ministries and Genesis School. In the morning we got to help feed the children their morning snack. The morning assembly was beautiful with the whole school praying, singing the national anthem of Uganda, and praying again! The team started the lessons and crafts with a … Read More

Uganda, July 19th – 30th, 2017; Trip Update 3

Angela BurkettUganda

New souls in the kingdom! Wow! What a day! Sunday at Kamonkoli Presbyterian Church was filled with joy, music, teaching, serving and sharing the word of God. Sunday school was a hit with the children and youth. Savanna and her dad Gavin taught the younger children and had over 400 in attendance. Cris and Gay taught the youth with an … Read More

Uganda, July 19th – 30th, 2017; Trip Update 2

Angela BurkettUganda

Glory to God! What a marvelous day in Kamonkoli! We started our day with an amazing devotional and went to Kamonkoli Presbyterian Church for AWANA’s. A blessing of over 500 children were in attendance! Our team interacted with the children with true care and desire to impart the truth of being salt and light in the world for Jesus Christ. … Read More

Uganda, July 19th – 30th, 2017; Trip Update 1

Angela BurkettUganda

New and Old Friends! By Jim Robbins Our adventures started all across the United States and today we made it to Kamonkoli. Some of us are reuniting after one year with our dear friends in Kamonkoli and others are making their first trip! It is wonderful to meet new and old friends and share the joy of our faith in … Read More

Uganda, June 7th -July 17th, 2017; Intern Update 3

Orphan's HeartInternship Update, Uganda

Written by: Valerie F. We’ve been teaching at the school now for about three weeks and I can’t believe we only have two more weeks left! Through our time spent in the classroom, I’ve learned many valuable lessons about how to be a better teacher. For example, I’ve learned how to communicate better with students. There is a bit of … Read More

Uganda, June 7th -July 17th, 2017; Intern Update 2

Deanna BerkesInternship Update, Uganda

Written by: Megan C. We have officially finished our first week at school!  It was so wonderful getting to encounter everyday life with the children that we are getting closer to with each passing day.  We have been able to touch the lives of students in grades 1, 2,3,  4, and 5.  As an education major at the University of … Read More