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Preparation

       The prospect of going to Uganda is becoming more real! I am still working on fundraising (see my last blog post for information), and I have signed up for orientation. I have also chosen a mission theme for myself, which is "Serving with Humility". It seems like a somewhat cliche' theme, but I find it very important because I want to go into Uganda with an open mind and open heart. I desire to leave my pride...

Next Stop: Uganda

Hello and welcome to my first blog post with World Renew! I want to start by saying that I am eager to participate in a trip to Uganda with the World Renew SWAP (serving with a purpose) team. Next July, I will be spending 4-5 weeks in Nebbi, Uganda to learn from partner staff how to appropriately encounter and respond to poverty issues and their roots. I look forward to expanding my view of God’s kingdom whilst experiencing God’s...