News from July 2012

The Final Countdown!

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Hi everyone Simon here on behalf of the Ibba META team going to South Sudan. We are on the final countdown now to our trip departing on Sunday – the insect repellent has been purchased, presents packed and the nerves are starting to kick in!

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Partnership

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Work is progressing well after several days at the site of the new St Paul’s. The church is really coming to life and is gradually being transformed from a dusty shell to a picturesque house of worship that the people of Imberikani can be proud of.

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Reaching out

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With only two days to go before the dedication, it’s all hands on deck to get everything looking presentable. However, the team has also been involved with other activities in the local community.

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Dedication

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On Friday 29th June 2012, the new St Paul’s at Imberikani witnessed and enjoyed a very special dedication ceremony by Bishop Gaddiel, before being officially opened by our very own Canon James Carson.

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Days 1 - 3

A Daily Diary from the team … Today by Mark G

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Ipalo Team enroute

This morning 10 members from St. Columba’s Parish departed Belfast City Airport enroute to Lusaka.

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Busman's Holiday for classroom duo

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At this time of year, everyone wishes they were a teacher or classroom assistant! But not everyone chooses to spend the full 8-week break away from the classroom. Two primary school classroom assistants – Rhonda Moroney, a parishioner of St. Donard’s in Belfast and Trudi-Ann Handley from Bangor Abbey – are currently taking part in a CMS Ireland STEP (Short Term Experience Placement) in Rwanda.

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Posted by Roger Cooke on Mon, 16 Jul 2012 | 0 comments

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Farewells, missionary movements and a Jubilee

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Back in the UK to talk in supporting churches and see supporters ahead of a year’s study break at All Nations Christian College, Alison reflects on her final days in Burundi and the season ahead.

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Mid-Africa Partnership Conference 2012

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CMS Ireland’s Mid-Africa Partnership Conference is taking place between 14th-16th September in the familiar surroundings of the Glenada Conference Centre, Newcastle. The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Journeys’.

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Posted by Roger Cooke on Wed, 04 Jul 2012 | 3 comments