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Paul Webster – September Mission

by Roderick Krueger

Trobby Kandala, son of Paul’s past assistant, Tshala has successfully completed his freshman year at Africa University and is leading the chicken and egg project at the center during the vacation break. This project has been highly successful in improving the diet of the area people.  The chickens produce more than 2000 eggs per day.  […]

Help – What You Can Do for Disaster Relief

by Roderick Krueger

Hurricane Harvey has caused devastation in Texas and Louisiana.  This weekend Hurricane Irma will likely hit Florida and affect several states in the South East. UMCOR (United Methodist Church on Relief) is an organization through  which we can help those in need.  It has an A+ rating from “Charity Watch”.  Every dollar you donate will […]

Neighbor to Neighbor – August mission

by Roderick Krueger

  Neighbor to Neighbor of Sturgeon Bay is a  non-profit organization that comforts and assists people experiencing problems arising from conditions or limitations that lead to a deterioration in their quality of life.  Volunteers are the key to our services and a neighbor’s independence.  Volunteers are screened, trained, and particiipate in on-going training.  Through our […]

Brush with Kindness – July Mission

by Roderick Krueger

The mission for July is  “A Brush with Kindness”.  This is a home repair program that is a part of Habitat for Humanity.  Habitat for Humanity is known for building homes and creating homeownership opportunities for low-income families, but that’s not all we do. “A Brush With Kindness” program was begun in the United States […]

November Mission Mar Elias School

by Roderick Krueger

In spite of governmental non-support of Mar Elias school, recent excitement was that Israel’s smartest student is an Arab, Mohammed Zeiden, a new graduate.  He achieved the highest academic testing score in the nation which speaks of the quality of education he received. Mohammed says, “Mar Elias high school is more than a normal school.  […]

Mission for September: Paul Webster Projects

by Roderick Krueger

Paul reports that one of Tshala’s sons, Trobby Kandala, is enrolled the agricultural training program at Africa University this term.  He will receive training leading to a degree and hopefully be a part of the Mujila Falls Center.  Tshala was Paul’s helper and also director of the Center when he lost his life in a […]

Ganta Methodist Hospital – August 2016 Mission

by Roderick Krueger

Few here have not heard of Wisconsin’s “Imagine no Malaria” campaign. This congregation gave generously toward Wisconsin’s goal of one million dollars. It was surpassed last June! That means many of the 450,000 Liberians served by the Ganta United Methodist Hospital now have life-saving treated mosquito nets. Deaths in Africa have been cut by half. […]

Ganta United Methodist Hospital – August 2016 Mission

by Roderick Krueger

This congregation is well aware of how Ebola has impacted Africa, and specifically Liberia. The first two cases of Ebola were diagnosed at the Ganta United Methodist Hospital. Because the hospital is walking distance from Guinea, many come to the UM hospital for medical care. Ebola had its start in Guinea, and then to Liberia. […]

Ganta United Methodist Hospital, Liberia – August 2016 Mission

by Roderick Krueger

Ganta United Methodist Hospital dates back to 1926 when founded by two missionaries. After experiencing significant devastation during 14 years of war, it became the center of an aggressive and well planned initiative saving the lives of children and mothers. Six or seven years ago, one in 12 women died in child birth. One in […]

Education & Mission – Children, Youth and Adults

by Roderick Krueger

Sunday School: the kids are collecting money for “Clean Water for People in the Dominican Republic.  We are now over $400 (drops).  Watch the “drops” accumulate around the sanctuary. Tuesday Bible Study will meet March 1, 15, 22, and 29 at 10:30 am. This will continue to focus on “The Story”. Pizzas – A huge […]