The Thief’s Playground

“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” -John 10:10 by Johanna Calfee The night air has lifted most of the day’s heat but on Soi 4, things are only starting to heat up. Here, at the “World’s Largest Adult […]

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What is the power of one word?

My team and I just recently returned from a missions trip to South Asia with our partner FAMM. This trip was incredible in so many ways and I know that none of us will ever be the same; nor will the people whose lives God touched through our team. When I think about the impact […]

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Full

When asked the loaded question “how was your trip?” how do I explain that He blessed me in the simplest of ways and not how I expected? That the sweetest aroma didn’t come from IAD’s Starbucks but from the unity our team shared, and that the most valuable times didn’t take place when I awkwardly […]

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Pugwini day 2 & 3 Heartbreak and Celebration

Tuesday was the toughest day for the team. It was a full day of medical outreach at Pugwini. A few days prior they handed out 200 numbers to families, and when we arrived around 9am there we already several people waiting. Once the doctors arrived and the medicine was organized we were able to get […]

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First Day In Pugwini

Below are thoughts from two team members on the first day in Pugwini. “Today was our first day in the village of Pugwini, and it was a full day. We left the hotel at 8am, and arrived to the village by 9am. We hopped off the bus and were greeted by Jennifer, who is the […]

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Pure and Simple

Today was a very special day for the team, and one that was truly something we will not soon forget (although I feel that most of our experiences here will be this way). Today we headed to the main hub of Sports Outreach Institute in Gulu- Koro Farm. We will be visiting here frequently throughout […]

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Meet Imran!

Imran is a simple guy from a village in Pakistan. Due to his family’s poverty, he did not even get a chance to finish his elementary education. So he is practically illiterate. He is also one of the only Christians from his Muslim village, yet Imran loves Jesus. When we first met Imran he was […]

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The Pig killed the Chicken

Brentwood log; star date 2-8-2014 Nate Foutz checking in to share a little piece of what God did today in Uganda. Rob Cousins and myself decided to lead men’s ministry this morning with all of the men of Pugwini while the rest of the team continued on with the medical ministry. I was so amazed […]

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Pugwini day 2 continued

Adam here. What was supposed to be a half day of medical outreach turned into a marathon of spiritual and medical ministry. Even a we pulled up to the village I could see that a long day awaited us as 150+ we’re waiting for us under the shade of a large tree next to the […]

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Pugwini Women, Day 1

Beth speaking 🙂 Today was absolutely beyond amazing. It is going to be really hard for me to even put it into words. We were able to visit the Pugwini village. For me, this was very special because I was fortunate enough to visit in the summer of 2012 with Brentwood to build a piggery. […]

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