Kampala, the Slums, and Ray of Hope

Kampala, the Slums, and Ray of Hope
I've been debating how best to post about the trip, since I wasn't able to do much of anything on the internet while we were gone. In the past I've done day-by-day, or one big post... I decided to group by project this time, and we'll see how that goes! Before I start, let me say that it was a GREAT (and fast!) trip! I think the 3 ladies who went with me really got to see the real Uganda, which was definitely part of my own mission on this trip. We did ...

Why We Party

Why We Party
Virtually every time I go to Uganda, we have a party at Ray of Hope for our sponsored kids and the women of Nawezakana, as well as any special guests, like Pastor Sam Namatiiti. We started with serving around 90, and are up to 160 or so plates now. It's not as costly as you'd think, but it isn't cheap. With the budget tight, sometimes I think that maybe we should forgo the party and use that money for the programs. And yet... This is the time...