Archive for J10:10 Medical Centre

In absentia……

In absentia……

It is so hard being away from Uganda for so long. I hope that Hildah and I will return in October which is just a few weeks away now…….and I can’t wait. We have no choice but to be in Europe for most of the…

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Ah Uganda……….

Ah Uganda……….

I am sitting at the airport waiting to leave Uganda again after just 21 days. And I am gutted. But grateful. Grateful because I will be back again. Grateful because the team that I have here in Uganda will keep things going: children educated, patients…

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Sponsored happiness……….

Sponsored happiness……….

I am back in Uganda for the first time in 5 months. I have missed Uganda so much – but making money in Europe to sustain what we do here was, and remains, essential. Stephanie, one of our child sponsors from the UK, is in…

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Keeping on keeping on……….

Well we’re not dead yet!! And by the grace of God 2016 will be another year when He gives us more than we could ask or imagine….. 2015 was hard financially. Weather systems caused by El Nino wreaked havoc on our new passion fruit orchards…

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Parting is such sweet sorrow……..

Parting is such sweet sorrow……..

So that was November…..a month in which I dashed back to Uganda for 10 days to collect my wife and bring her to Spain; was reminded again of the difference that God has made through J10:10 in the lives of so many adults and children…

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God is good……..especially when life is hard

God is good……..especially when life is hard

I have now been in Spain for just over 5 weeks. Away from my beloved wife and my home and work in Uganda. I miss all of them – but especially my wife. Achingly actually. The first couple of weeks were REALLY difficult. Culture shock,…

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Two roads diverged in the woods……

Two roads diverged in the woods……

“Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” – Robert Frost Eleven and a half years ago I made the best decision of my life – I decided that I…

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Small acts of great kindness…..

Small acts of great kindness…..

Mother Teresa said, ‘Not everyone can do great acts. But everyone can do small acts of great kindness.’ I would hazard a guess that, should anyone notice when I pop my clogs, they will be tempted to point at the medical centre, or the hospital…

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End of another term….more reasons to praise God!

End of another term….more reasons to praise God!

Ach this is hard! In 10 days time I will be leaving Uganda for a few months – and I am reminded every day of how much I love the work that we are doing here. Which will continue unabated in my absence but which…

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‘Only in returning to me…..’

‘Only in returning to me…..’

From Isaiah 30:15 – ‘Only by returning to me and resting in me will you be saved. In quietness and confidence is your strength.’ Two weeks ago (or was it three?) I wrote about the issues facing J10:10, about the choices that I had to…

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