Future Hope Africa Green Club The population in Bukavu has multiplied so much from 1996 when the first war started. Now, a city built for a couple hundred thousand people is filled with 830.000 and counting, in 2018, and the household waste has grown proportionally. Unfortunately, there is no system organized for waste management … Continue reading This week in Bukavu – 5/18
Hope. What is the definition of hope? How do the people of Bukavu keep their hopes alive? And how do we, as sponsors, friends, and prayer partners, give enough of ourselves to keep that hope alive? Read below to hear directly from Bintu on the issues that the people of Bukavu and our friends at … Continue reading HOPE
Bracing for winter storms, my husband has diligently been filling empty containers with water “just in case.” In North America and Europe we don’t often consider the day-to-day struggles others have to obtain clean water for cooking, cleaning, and drinking. A group of students in the Netherlands rose to the challenge of investigating global clean … Continue reading Connecting Continents, Student to Student
New cowboy hat. San Antonio, Texas My visit with Bintu: What a blessing it was to finally, after so many years—at least 10—to have my sweet sister, Bintu, travel all the way to Texas to visit with David and me. We so enjoyed her stay here and were glad to offer her respite after her … Continue reading Bintu in a cowboy hat?
A message from the Future Hope Africa Board of Directors: On Christmas day, we are invited to join the shepherds and angels in their celebration (Luke 2:8–20) and the Wise Men in their worship (Matthew 2:1–12). Our Father calls us to unite with that “great multitude that noone could number, from every nation, from all … Continue reading We couldn’t do this without you…
Did you know you can help Future Hope Africa just by shopping online through Amazon Smile? Let’s face it, most of us shop online these days and it’s super easy to help FHA when you shop through Amazon Smile, at no additional cost to you. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and … Continue reading Help FHA while you shop…
Have you ever sat in church trying to take in the teaching while your empty stomach rumbled and growled? It’s really kinda hard to chew on God’s word with my whole middle grumbling, never mind how self-conscious I become as the noise level increases. Maybe this happens at your house, or maybe it’s just me, … Continue reading Empty Stomach Hard to Digest #EducationProject