Showing posts from February, 2015

House Warming...Karamoja Style

This is Lotee Sam and his wife Clemetina. Sam is our friend and one of our compound workers.We were invited to his house for a Karimojong version of a house warming party. They gave us a great meal and it was fun to visit with some neighbors.

Ministry Update

Greetings from Karamoja! It is quite unbearably hot these days. Since we were on furlough last dry season, we have not lived through such heat for a while. Anyway, we are overdue for an update. You have prayed for the village of Akuyam where we have a Bible study led by Lokeris Simon Peter every Thursday. It has been great to see his teaching gift develop. When I was out there with him a couple of weeks ago, a very large group of mostly men (along with many children) all seemed to be listening well and reading along as he shared the various scripture texts. Pray for both the teacher and those who are receiving his instruction. And now we have a new venue nearby. Actually, Akuyam is quite a large area. There are many who live in homes a bit too far away to come to the study. So I talked to Lokeris about doing the study twice in the same afternoon so that the second one can be much closer to those other residents. We all agreed and it began this past Thursday as a small group in the ne…

A Time to Pray

Some missionaries in Karamoja have organized an effort to have prayers for the region offered 24/7 for 40 days beginning February 1st. Please pray with us.