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Rwanda/Congo 2013 Update 7

July 16, 2013 Dear friends, Our conferences have kicked off in grand style. We were supposed to have 50-70 caregivers of prostituted women at this first conference. We have twice that and they had to turn many people away. The hunger here for ministry resources and...

Rwanda/Congo 2013 Update 6

July 15, 2013 Dear Friends, We have arrived in Goma safe and sound. No problems at the border. There is fighting outside Goma but thank God, Goma is quite stable at the moment. Pray for health for our team. We meet with 80 caregivers of prostituted women today. We are...

Rwanda/Congo 2013 Update 5

July 13, 2013 Dear friends, We finished our conference on Saturday. What an incredible time God gave us. We had to make many adjustments due to logistics and other variables, but God guided us in such a clear way. We had to cut some sessions on short notice due to a...

Rwanda/Congo 2013 Update 4

July 12, 2013 Dear friends, What an incredible two days these have been. God has directed each portion of our conference very uniquely and powerfully. We have had considerable challenges. Our translator couldn’t come the first day and his substitute had a very hard...

Rwanda/Congo 2013 Update 3

July 10, 2013 Dear friends, God gave us a special day today. This morning we went to two genocide sites, both churches where a total of over 15,000 people were killed. The sites were quite graphic with the clothes of the murdered people covering the floors and the...

Rwanda/Congo 2013 Update 2

Before I leave… July 9, 2013 I met a young woman after church Sunday morning. Well, it was actually during the service, after the “call to worship”-Her name is Laura. She’s tall, reflective, and bold. I wish you could have met her. She wrote the words she read and...

Rwanda/Congo 2013 Update 1

July 9, 2010 Dear Friends, We just finished our first full day in Rwanda. We visited the genocide museum in Kigali this morning. It is very painful but necessary for preparing to minister to victims of the overwhelming violence suffered by this entire population....

Rwanda/Congo 2013 Trip Schedule

This years U.S. team consists of Steve and Celestia Tracy, Christopher Coffman, Nicole Larson, Betty Crews, Nora Poling, Jessica Ellertson, and Stephen and Annie DeVries. July 7-8-Betty Crews, Christopher Coffman, Nicole Larson, Steve T, Nora Poling, and Jessica...