Construction Continues

Construction continues and we are making some good progress.  It is exciting to see things go up.  Here are a few pictures of  what is happening.  The photo above is the house in progress on the left hand side of the photo, the nearly completed bathing shelters which are a little hard to see but […]

Construction Begins

Construction has finally begun.  Last week we broke ground and began working on the foundation for our first building.  One thing that is quite different about the construction process over here is that there are no big machines to do the work for you.  So everything that you see dug out in the photo was […]

Engineering Ministries International

This past Friday we went to the camp site with a group of people from EMI.  EMI (Engineering Ministries International) is another missions organization whose ministry is to support other christian organizations by doing architectural design and engineering for the projects that they are working on.   EMI will be coming to help us develop a […]

The First Building Site

For the past two weeks, we have been blessed to have a visitor staying with us.  Dave Bouffard (the one in the green shirt above) came out through some connections from Camp Forest Springs to check out the ministry of New Hope Uganda and specifically the new camp.  We stayed up many late nights talking […]

Institute Graduation

Monday, November 17th marked the end of this term for the New Hope Institute of Childcare and Family.  Like I shared with my classmates, I have been challenged and stretched through this course.  The Institute was a huge in helping me to adjust to the new culture that we are living in–to really appreciate our […]