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Fighting poverty with Christmas cards

It’s been a little while since I wrote a post, I think the predominant reason for that being that I have felt totally overwhelmed. There are a vast array of topics that I could write about reflecting on my experiences in Bangladesh but I am struggling to compartmentalise and focus on one in particular in a way that would enable me to write a post about it. 826 more words


Dec/14: Mission Partners

Tearfund Project: Update from Lale, Uganda… 

We send our greetings to each of you at St George’s church in Leeds. We send our      encouragement to you to stand firm while doing God’s work.

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‘Created’ opened for business in 1975. Known then as Tearcraft, it was a pioneer of fair trade shopping. Forty years on, Created is preparing to draw to a close in 2015. 169 more words


Highlights of the week

Mwaramutse (good morning),

This week has flown by, I can’t believe we only have two weeks left! Every day that we are here I become more and more in love with Kigali. 445 more words

Into the deep...

Hello everybody,

Sorry it’s been such a long while since my last blog. Now I don’t know where to start with all I’ve been up to! 604 more words


Photo of the day

We were preparing land(hoeing and weeding) at Kimihurura farm this morning. It was hard work but it felt good to be doing it again.

Highlights of the week


Seven weeks in! In our final few weeks we’re really just trying to make the absolute most of the time we have left. We’ve started a few new things this week, visiting two new schools as well as starting the irrigation project and Kimihurura Farm. 313 more words