In the News | South Sudan

In the News | South Sudan

< return to blog Read through the following news links for updates on South Sudan. Millions Urgently Need Food in South Sudan’s Famine Uganda at ‘breaking point’ as South Sudan refugees pour in New York Times : Quandary in South Sudan : Should It Lose Its Hard-Won...
Will you join us?

Will you join us?

< return to blog   We’ve known from the beginning that South Sudan is a hard place to work. That’s why we decided to work there in the first place. Over the last year, fighting has erupted again throughout the country and over one million people have fled...
Weekend Reading List : Adaptability

Weekend Reading List : Adaptability

We’ve said that South Sudan is a hard place to work and yet we are committed to the hard places. So what makes it so hard and what does that commitment look like? Initially it was lack of infrastructure as there were few paved roads and no electricity or running...
Finding Hope in the Refugee Camps

Finding Hope in the Refugee Camps

“When the elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers.” I have spent the last few days traveling the dirt roads of northern Uganda visiting three refugee camps in the Adjumani district. There are sixteen camps in Adjumani each with 20,000-35,000 people. That’s just...
December 2016 | Prayer Requests

December 2016 | Prayer Requests

The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness a light has dawned. You have enlarged the nation and increased their joy; they rejoice before you as people rejoice at the harvest … For to us a child is born, to us a...