What a day this was on the Cymbilili plantation. Church started at 9am, which means that people from the surrounding villages started their trek on foot hours earlier. By the time 9:00 rolled around, the place was packed with over 400 people. The service lasted three solid hours. That’s three times longer than at Jacksonville […]
The day was filled with activity in all areas: Gary and Hugo had some top action with hundreds of elementary students, and an end of day basketball game. The kids had a great laugh as he took a back flip while showing them how to guard. First day of pastor and leadership training went very well, […]
The church of Cyimbili ae very delighted to thank you for your kindness towards them and the changes in progress that have been reached because of your good deeds done and what you intend to do on their behalf. They are sure of our reward. The gift of clothes has been distributed to almost all […]
The expansion on the church is moving forward. Sundays are full and nights are full of students studying.
Meet Celestin Sendegeya, the Chaplain of the Cyimbili Secondary School. He is married with five children. He lives here in Cyimbili with his eldest son who attends high school. His wife is a teacher and lives with his other four children in an area three hours away. He is able to go home only once […]
The church was filled with singing from 9 til noon. Over six different choirs and dancers participated. Preaching filled the air inbetween groups. The lead sermon was done by one of the seminary students on Ez 16:1-17. The congregation spent 3 1/2 hours on low benches!
The new addition to the church roof…a blessing. One of the students today said he loves Cyimbili “because of the Christianity here.” Lovely!
Fred and Rich were mountain men today! They worked on the water system which is now functioning! Showers for the first time this week! Filters installed. Water testing tomorrow. Toilets will be installed Thursday at the new school restrooms. Still lovin’ the garden veggies…butternut squash tonight. Marita spent the morning with the Cyimbili Women’s Committee. […]