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Grounded

I'm grounded for awhile but the ministry continues on in Uganda even in my absence. Our pilot tailoring program has been progressing for over 3 months now and the ladies are diligent in coming to learn and making some pretty nice things. Forces are working against us to slo

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Prep time is the worse

The prep work that goes into staining an old and dirty deck is a lot! At first I thought it would only need a power wash and then I could let it dry and stain it. Wrong. I needed to clean it first, which I thought would be an easy spray on wash off technique. Wrong. It took

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Machines Upkeep

It takes a lot of work to keep our 5 sewing machines up to speed and working properly. What a strange feeling to be happy about needing to do maintenance again on our sewing machines because it means they are being USED! Yay! our 5 ladies keep coming each week to learn how t

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Exciting new changes

By teaching someone a new SKILL we can bring about change in the lives of many for generations to come. We have started to try out a tailoring program to help widows get back on there feet and support themselves. By starting small we can begin to see seeds of hope already ta

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Perspective on growing up

Gaining perspective on life through the eyes of an adolescent girl in Africa. One of my kids is a wonderful young lady who has grown over the past 2 years I have known her. Each time I see her I reminded about what it means to be a girl in Uganda and the simplest things I ta

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The Tailoring Program has Begun

It was fun and encouraging today to welcome two widows into the new tailoring program we are testing out in Uganda!! Our tailoring teacher is a much needed blessing to the project. I'm excited to see where this takes Healing Eyes and the lives of the widows we impact. The se

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Pigs are Growing

Our pigs are growing in the village and we couldn't be happier to see the success of our first sustainable project to stop poverty.

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Broken but not Dead

Our car was damaged last week in an accident involving a tree and heavy rain. Thankfully no one was injured in the crash. We are blessed to have the car fixed and ready to begin work again so quickly! The next couple months would have been quite difficult without a function

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Blessed by others

We were blessed with a donation today of 15 Study Devotional to minister to the widows in Uganda! This will be a great opportunity to reach out to more ladies for Christ and build up the relationships we need in the villages surrounding our land. I can't wait to get back ov

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Pigs are Growing Up

Our piglets are growing up slowly in Uganda. We had two separate litters over the year and another on the way. We hope to expand to a different breed this summer which grows bigger and sells for a higher cost at the market. Even though one of our adult female pigs died a cou

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