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Chris and Kathy

The night before the Kampala Baptist Church youth camp began, our friends, Chris and Kathy, flew in to Entebbe to be with us for a couple of weeks.  It was great having them here to help for the camp!  Chris was able to help run the program, Kathy jumped in as nurse/doctor a few times, […]

A Christmas Surprise!!

Christmas this year turned out a lot different than we were expecting…in a good way!  As we were starting to serve lunch at our annual staff Christmas party, the Jacksons pulled up with the camp pick-up (which had an enclosed back), telling us to come over to see what was inside—Syd’s family had sent a […]

Luke and Maria

We had the fun privilege of having a couple from Camp Forest Springs (the camp that Syd and I worked and met at) come out to Musana Camps at the beginning of August.  Like we wrote recently about Keisha coming, we are always blessed to see how God provides people to help in times of […]


Throughout these years in Uganda, we have always been amazed at how God will send certain people to fill a need for a season…many times, even before we know it is a need!  He did it again when He sent Syd’s sister, Keisha, to live with us these past 2 ½ months.  We were really […]

“My Matthew”

We have had a new “family member” living with us since February – “my Matthew” as Malachi has affectionately called him from time to time ☺ Matthew comes from a family that lives and works on a ranch in Oregon. He just graduated high school this past year and decided to come over to help […]