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Forest Springs at Musana

  It’s been 9 years since Syd and I left Forest Springs (the camp that we met at), to prepare to come to Uganda.  We have enjoyed going back for visits over the years, and have even had a couple of friends from the camp come to volunteer a couple of years ago.   In […]


At the end of November, we had the privilege of attending Keisha’s graduation from New Hope Institute of Childcare and Family at Kasana. It was combined with graduation for the Pastoral Training Institute, a new ministry of New Hope in the last several years.  It was exciting to hear the testimonies of students who had […]


A week and a half after our family left, we welcomed another guest to camp from our church in Wisconsin. Hannah is finishing her senior year in high school (homeschooling for the first time ever!) and has a desire to be involved in missions. She came on a team last summer and we immediately liked […]

Family Visit!

The timing of Syd’s Dad and my sister, Melissa, arriving in Uganda could not have been better. They flew in on a Friday night, and Heidi was born Saturday around noon! What a huge blessing to have them with us for the first 3 weeks of her life.   We all crammed in to our […]


We have had yet another short-termer with us this past month…our friend, and former co-worker (at Camp Forest Springs), Reanna.  It has been a breath of fresh air having her with us, as she seems almost like family.  It has been great to catch up and she has caught us at a time where her […]