News from January 2016

A blessing...but not in disguise!

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Sunday 17th January 2016 began very early, with the buzz of many people busying themselves to prepare a feast…

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Ronnie___maggie_3 Posted by Ronnie & Maggie Briggs on Wed, 27 Jan 2016 | 4 comments | Visit Ronnie and Maggie Briggs's blog

What has been seen cannot become unseen

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Jade offers an insight into her experiences with Kampala traffic, Kiwoko and of course Gideon!

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Jade_1 Posted by Jade Irwin on Wed, 27 Jan 2016 | 10 comments | Visit Jade Irwin's blog

Water, fruit and strange animals

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Carol would like your help in identifying this cute creature.

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Publicity_shot Posted by Nigel and Carol Weallans on Mon, 25 Jan 2016 | 4 comments | Visit Nigel and Carol Weallans's blog

God is good all the time

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Denise shares a recent experience of sickness, prayer and healing.

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Wilsons_2013 Posted by Rory Wilson on Fri, 22 Jan 2016 | 5 comments | Visit Rory, Denise & Gideon Wilson's blog

5 things we've learnt in 5 years

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As the Bakers celebrate five years of Mission Partner service in Uganda, Tania looks back over some of the important lessons they have learnt.

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Bakers Posted by Paul and Tania Baker on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 | 7 comments | Visit Paul and Tania Baker's blog

Boda-boda, boreholes and fond farewells

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The team have safely returned to Moira…and Doagh. A little later than intended (due to the vagaries of international text messaging), Olwen shares the final update from South Sudan.

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Ibba_2016_logo Posted by Ibba 2016 on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 | 1 comments | Visit Ibba 2016: Walking together in mission's blog

We'll METAgain

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Nigel reflects on settling into life in Ibba without our friends from Ireland who made up the META (Mission Experience Team Abroad).

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Publicity_shot Posted by Nigel and Carol Weallans on Tue, 19 Jan 2016 | 5 comments | Visit Nigel and Carol Weallans's blog

Jerry Cans, Cassava and Football

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As the team finish off their programme in Ibba and prepare for their long journey home Olwen provides an update from Friday and Saturday.

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Ibba_2016_logo Posted by Ibba 2016 on Mon, 18 Jan 2016 | 4 comments | Visit Ibba 2016: Walking together in mission's blog

The Wrong Trousers

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As the Weallans continue to settle into life in Ibba, Nigel explains how he spent the day looking a bigger clown than usual.

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Publicity_shot Posted by Nigel and Carol Weallans on Sat, 16 Jan 2016 | 1 comments | Visit Nigel and Carol Weallans's blog

Jack Fruit and Dodgy Dancing

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The latest update from Olwen and the team in South Sudan.

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Ibba_2016_logo Posted by Ibba 2016 on Sat, 16 Jan 2016 | 5 comments | Visit Ibba 2016: Walking together in mission's blog