Busy School Holidays–August 2016

1         Busy School HolidaysOur school grounds have remained quite busy throughout the holiday months. The kids often come over for play, sports and activities and Florence even organized a summer camp for them. Thanks to our faithful donors, we’re able to continue serving them meals, for which they are very thankful.But the main activity of the holidays has been the ongoing...

Graduation Celebrations–July 2016

1         Graduation Day in KikimiAll over Congo, July 2nd marks the last day of school, when students receive their report cards, the results to their final exams and find out whether or not they will be accepted to the next grade. All the parents are invited for that special event, the kids perform poems, songs and skits, and when their child makes it to the top of the class, parents...

Let your light so shine–April 2016

1         An american family visits KikimiKristen, who lives in Kinshasa, came for a visit with her mother, 4 children and a friend. Since it was during the Easter holidays, we organized a special day of sports and video watching for the kids who wanted to come. Well, it seems all 220 of them showed up! Kristen’s children played a game of soccer with the kids and distributed cookies and...

Miracles in the making–February 2016

1         Miracles in the makingFebruary may be a shorter month, but it sure has been packed with miracles in the making. In praying about what part the Lord wanted us to play in facing the challenges that lay before us (ie building a Middle School, adding a floor to our Medical Center and getting an ambulance), He showed us to ask the counsel of a young Muslim couple, Ali and Sameera, we...