Archive by Author | Syd Sparks

Kobwin and Cave Paintings

At the end of May, Syd had some meetings up at Kobwin Children’s Center (another branch of NHU).  We packed up a tent and all trailed along (which the kids were SUPER excited about!).  A year ago, we had made the same trek, but I had been 6 months pregnant with a cold and giardia […]

Biblical Manhood and Womanhood (BMW)

Once a year, New Hope takes the opportunity to revisit the vision of NHU through a conference called “Envisioning”.  In the past couple of years, we have begun to do the same at Musana, especially since we aren’t all able to make it to Kasana for the conference in January.  With new staff coming on […]

Visitors from across the Ocean

We have had a season of many visitors lately.  It’s been great to meet new people, catch up with old friends, and just hear stories of what God is doing all around the world.  I love thinking about how God has specifically placed each of us at a certain place, at a certain time, for […]

New Staff!!

We are happy to tell you that we have new staff members – people that we have been praying for for some time!  The Sinkler family has finally joined us.  I say finally, because we have anticipated their arrival for so long.  But really, they arrived here very quickly considering all that they had to […]

Lessons from a 2-yr. Old

If you are like me (Andrea), you are a “Martha”, and you often get to the end of the day feeling behind in all that you didn’t get done.  I get tired of living like that at times, but can feel so trapped by my own tendencies.  Recently I was washing walls in our house […]