Monthly archive for March2014

I could sing of your love forever…….

Just one of the pictures that you will see with this post is of the old, dilapidated, unfit-for-purpose house that the children used to sleep/live in. All of the rest are of their return to the new house that God and St. Mary’s in Stebbing,…

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Small glimpses of heaven……

‘And may your kingdom come on earth……’ Here in Uganda I see small glimpses of what heaven will be like……glimpses like these: Michelle growing in confidence, mobility and personality as she is loved for who she is Parents from the remote village where we have…

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TGI Friday……………

Thank God………it’s Friday. In fact, as I watch God work here in Uganda – doing amazing things through un-amazing people like me – I spend a load of time thanking Him every day. But today I particularly want to thank Him for……. Michelle – safe, un-tongue-tied…

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The best thing we have ever done?

Michelle, one of the loveliest people on this earth, can now move her tongue. Many of you will be familiar with Michelle’s story. Handicapped by cerebral palsy at birth; hidden away in shame by her parents (I am NOT judging just stating facts); left alone…

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And you provide……

…..for all you have made. God provides enough for ALL of humanity. But then we……hoard it just for ourselves, use it to exploit others or use it stupidly. Which means that those at the bottom of the heap go without. Mankind’s selfishness has marginalised billions of…

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What a drag it is………

………….getting old! As the Rolling Stones (I think!) once sang. I am in South Africa. For two reasons. The first is a very exciting educational initiative that could make higher education available to tens of thousands of Ugandans every year. Students for whom higher education…

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