Monthly Archives: June 2014

Preparing for a Celebration

The students from the Women’s Development Center practice their dancing in preparation for Friday’s graduation ceremony.  So much giggling and laughing and joy!  This has been the sound outside my office for the last two days.  Looking forward to attending … Continue reading

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African Christian Theology Class with the Rev. Canon Willy Akena

Today was so much fun! I sat in on Rev. Canon Willy Akena’s class on African Christian Theology. It was very informative. He talked about the importance of indigenous ministry…that is…Africans ministering to Africans because there are no language or … Continue reading

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Women’s Bible Study Welcome Dinner

Every Friday evening a group of women in ministry in the Diocese gather for fellowship and Bible study. I have been invited to join them and I’m so grateful to have the opportunity to develop friendships in this way. This … Continue reading

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A Video Tour of My New Home

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Hug Your Maytag and Give Thanks for Hot Water!!

It’s the end of my second week in Uganda.  It’s been interesting… I moved into the guest house at Dr. Katie’s compound.  I’m trying to make it feel like home.  I’m sure that will take a bit of time.  Katie … Continue reading

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First Introductions

It’s been a week since I arrived in Uganda.  The days seem to be flying by.  I continue to adjust to the conditions…electricity that comes and goes, etc.  Amazing how much we depend on it in the west…and take it … Continue reading

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Traveling Mercies Abound!

I can’t believe it…am I dreaming? Someone pinch me.  After 8 months of prayer and preparation and after 30 hours of travel by plane and an 8 hour drive from Kampala, I arrived in Gulu last night…my home for at … Continue reading

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