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Liberation Day

Happy Independence Day USA! July 4th is a holiday in Rwanda as well – Liberation Day…Read on…

July 6, 2015  /  Comments Off on Liberation Day

It’s Going to be a Really Good Day!

I don’t remember who said it first on Tuesday, if I said it or another team member told me it was going to be a really good day. Nevertheless…Read on to find out just how good my day was…

January 30, 2015  /  Comments Off on It’s Going to be a Really Good Day!

Umutima wanjye uruzuye (My Heart is Full)

Umutima wanjye uruzuye (My heart is full). I hope you have experienced this feeling – this incredible, overflowing, my-heart-might-just-burst…Read On…

January 26, 2015  /  Comments Off on Umutima wanjye uruzuye (My Heart is Full)

On Safari?

We had an early morning start, we left at 4 am for Akagara park to view the animals. I guess you have to be hunting to be on a safari and we didn’t do any hunting. 3 ½ hours each way in the van gave us…Read On…

January 26, 2015  /  Comments Off on On Safari?

Forward in Faith

I’ve been recording lots of video that I hopefully can share with many of you upon our return. I’d like to begin with the night of Saturday the 17th. We as a team have drawn closer and closer together as the days go by…Read On…

January 19, 2015  /  Comments Off on Forward in Faith

Compassion Visit

On Thursday Nicole and I received a phone call that our drivers had arrived to our guest house to pick us up ten minutes early and they were waiting for us outside. What?! I didn’t know that drivers…Read On…

January 19, 2015  /  Comments Off on Compassion Visit

Faith Village Children

On the road, our SUV is passing trucks hauling mattresses, motorcycle taxis, and bicycles, all traveling at their own speeds and in their own directions. Off on the side of the road…Read On…

January 19, 2015  /  Comments Off on Faith Village Children

Nyarugenge Prison

We got to sit in the front and you could feel the Holy Spirit in the room. We expected to be speaking to a small group of women and children but…Read On…

January 15, 2015  /  Comments Off on Nyarugenge Prison

Mighty to Save

What a mighty God we serve! We have been privileged to experience the mighty power of God in many ways these past couple of days. Not only has he brought us all here to Rwanda safely…Read On…

January 14, 2015  /  Comments Off on Mighty to Save


Great news! You helped us raise the funds, now it’s time to raise the roof! Early last week, we were able to complete our “Raise the Roof” campaign by raising the $24,000 needed to complete the roof on the first set of four homes for orphaned and abandoned children at Faith Village! We are grateful to God and to the many New Mercies friends and partners who prayed and gave toward this goal. It gets even better though…. Read On…

August 5, 2014  /  Comments Off on THANK YOU!