Needless to say a few people didn’t quite see breakfast…but everyone was ready to pray. From our hotel balcony overlooking Kampala – a spectacular city line of luscious banana trees and African earth coloured roofs, we prayed for the mission. We prayed as Jesus prayed for his mission – for unity, for strengthening and much fruit – many saved and healed. Pastor Bob gave us the mission: abide in Me, My words in you. Ask, what you will and it will be done, so you will bear much
It was literally before the crack of dawn – not a time most of us like to see – with a mixture of excitement and anticipation the 15 strong Carmel mission team drove to Bristol airport. From Bristol to Amsterdam and then onto Entebbe via Kigali – a lo-o-ong flight – and our presence caused a certain amount of turbulence in the skies! We were grateful to arrive at Entebbe greeted by the team in Uganda. An eventful trip, in true African style – luggage piled to the roof and peo
Thank you to all those that sponsored Jon who ran the Bristol 10k. Your kind generosity helped raised £800 which will go towards desperately needed teaching books, stationary and sports equipment for school children in Mbale, Uganda. After we’ve distributed the resources to schools we will upload some photos so you can see exactly who you’ve helped!
Jon, one of the members of our team, is running the Bristol 10k to help provide basic resources to some of the forgotten people in Mbale, Eastern Uganda. Last year we visited five schools and were shocked to find large classes with almost no teaching resources and limited access to food or clean water. Many of the pupils and teachers walked as far as 3 miles to get to school each day which starts at 7:30 and lasts 10 hours. Over the last five years we have made visits and sup