Archive by Tag | retreats

ROPES Training

July 7-10 was our ROPES training time.  You probably have heard us throw that term around here and there.  ROPES (Rights of Passage ExperienceS) is a program that is run in Kenya by a group called Tanari Trust.  They have put a lot of labor and experience into creating a year-long program that takes adolescent age […]

NHU Leadership Retreat

The above photo was from a retreat at the beginning of June.  We were hosts and participants at the same time for this retreat as it was for leadership from within NHU.  About 40 people came.  It was a really good time of fellowshipping, worshipping our Lord, and praying for each other.  From some of the […]

Staff Envisioning and Foreign Staff Retreat

In our current lull of groups, we have been able to have or go to some events that are focused on staff enrichment/development.  First was our staff envisioning time.  For months Syd had been planning on having this, but things kept popping up making us push it off further.  When it finally happened (mid-May), we […]


This past weekend we welcomed around 30 men from Kampala Baptist Church for a weekend retreat on “passing the baton” of biblical manhood to the next generation.  They were doing their own teaching, but it was exciting to host a retreat where they were touching on the heart of what we want to deal with […]

Easter Biblical Manhood/Womanhood Retreat

Over Easter, we had about 20 leaders from Kampala come out to Musana for a retreat on biblical manhood and womanhood.  NHU leadership, Jay and Jonnes, and staff members, Jennie and Adhe did all of the teaching and it was phenomenal!  They did a wonderful job of communicating some hard topics.  There was lots of […]