Uganda: 20 Years Later

During the 1980′s, I spent much time in Uganda, establishing Emmanuel’s pioneer programs.  Uganda, the”Pearl of Africa”, was just emerging from the Idi Amin years – a war-torn, desolate, traumatized nation. For me, this has been quite a week, returning here 20 years later.  The economic progress is astounding – I hardly recognize Kampala, the …

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October 15 Commissioning Service

What an encouraging evening! On Friday, October 15, at the Emmanuel International headquarters in Stouffville, there was a special event in the life of the mission – and a highlight of our own personal lives as well. It was a “Commissioning Service,” to officially install Doug in his new role as International Director. Many friends, …

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