News from July 2010

CMS Ireland Appoints New Mission Director

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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ronnie Briggs to the post of Mission Director. Ronnie has previously worked as part of the staff team, but for much of his 30 years with CMS Ireland, he and his wife Maggie have served as Mission Partners, working alongside the Church in Kajiado Diocese, Kenya.

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Mon, 02 Aug 2010 | 1 comments

Rwanda build begins

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Murabeho from the team in Kibungo Diocese Rwanda. We are now fully Rwandanised and are seeking our visas to stay longer (only joking). Read all about it …

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9_rwandan_farmers Posted by AmeΩ: Rwanda 2010 on Fri, 30 Jul 2010 | 15 comments | Visit Rwanda 2010's blog

Finally arrived in Rwanda...

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News from the META to Kibungo Diocese, Rwanda…

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9_rwandan_farmers Posted by AmeΩ: Rwanda 2010 on Sat, 24 Jul 2010 | 12 comments | Visit Rwanda 2010's blog

I feel like a Burundian...

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Catch up with the latest news from STEP Volunteer Alastair…

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Donaldson-web-profile-pic Posted by Alastair Donaldson on Sat, 17 Jul 2010 | 6 comments | Visit Alastair Donaldson's blog

Rwanda here we come . . .

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The team head off to Rwnada . . . follow their progress here.

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9_rwandan_farmers Posted by AmeΩ: Rwanda 2010 on Sat, 17 Jul 2010 | Visit Rwanda 2010's blog

Two teams coming together...

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Ekisa META member Anne shares about how the CMS Ireland team are preparing for the children’s programmes with Kiwoko Hospital and have already begun working with their Ugandan Team members…

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Kiwoko_gates_into_hosp Posted by Ekisa 2010 on Fri, 16 Jul 2010 | Visit Ekisa 2010's blog

Opening the door to Grace...

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In many parts of Africa, the opening of a school is a ‘red-letter day’ and is a cause for much celebration. This was certainly the case when an enthusiastic crowd of almost 3,000 people, including the Minister for Education, gathered recently for the opening of Grace Secondary School in the Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Thu, 08 Jul 2010

Only Five weeks to go...

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It is almost eight years since Ekisa META leader Myrtle visited Kiwoko Hospital. Find out about how she feels about returning and how team preparations are coming along…

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Kiwoko_gates_into_hosp Posted by Ekisa 2010 on Thu, 08 Jul 2010 | 0 comments | Visit Ekisa 2010's blog

Election time in Burundi

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Following the recent presidential election, Burundi continues to need your prayers. The opposition parties have declared that they are also going to boycott the upcoming parliamentary elections, scheduled to be held later this month.

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Wed, 07 Jul 2010

More than just a job

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As Dr Raul and family leave Kiwoko, Rory notices the strengths and challenges of community life.

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Wilsons_2013 Posted by Rory Wilson on Sat, 03 Jul 2010 | 1 comments | Visit Rory, Denise & Gideon Wilson's blog