Winter Break in Uganda: December 2016 – January 2017

December 28, 2016

A brief Christmas time in Uganda whose highlight was the family celebration of mother’s 91st birthday! See some pictures from the event:

January 5-8, 2017

Another highlight was a 3 day “Indaba” at Bethany House (Jan 5-8) with key leaders from East and Central Africa, on identity and violence in Africa, culminating in the witness at the Great Lake Initiative Institute of Fr. Bernard Kinvi.
Read and watch more about Fr. Kinvi’s extraordinary leadership during the “religious” violence in Central African Republic.

On the Bethany Land Institute (BLI) front, energy and momentum with the setting up of a BLI office in Luweero; the confirmation of our 501c3 in the United States, Sara Hohnestein’s (director of operations at Issachar Fund ) January visit, and the completion of the site mapping process by EMI, offering what promises to be a beautiful campus. See pictures below.

Site Overview

Masterplan

Masterplan

Guesthouses

Commons & Dorms