Siita Nest Mother’s Love Home

Michael Nease Africa, Uganda 0 Comments

  Sitta Nest Mother’s Love Home is a wonderful orphanage that is home to 70 orphans and at risk children in Jinja, Uganda. They also provide Foster Care for another 160 orphans, children at risk and children coming from extreme poverty. Streams of Mercy has supported Siita Nest Mother’s Love Home for several years. It is one of the most …

CELEBRATION BRINGS HEALING! – SIITA NEST MOTHER’S LOVE HOME

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  SIITA Nest Mother’s Love Home – Jinja Uganda   We arrived at SIITA Nest Mother’s Love Home and were greeted by an amazing group of children.  These kids are orphans and those who have been cast away from their families.  ALL of them are precious kids who now have an amazing family in SIITA Nest Mother’s Love Home!  SIITA …

St. Ameria School And Orphanage – Children Who Have Lost Both Parents To AIDS

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  What an amazing change in the St. Ameria school and orphanage over the last few years. When we first met Edith, the buildings were just stick structures with simple tin roofs. All of that has changed, through the Streams of Mercy’s support for this wonderful school and home. All of the buildings at St. Ameria are brick buildings today, …

Jinja Village Clinic

Wick Nease Africa, Uganda 0 Comments

We also spent some time yesterday with the staff and patients at a clinic in the middle of a remote area outside of Jinja. A little baby named Blessing has been sick with an upper respiratory infection for a while now. His father asked if our team would pray for his son. We gathered around him and asked the Healer …

The Uganda Foster Family Network

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We spent the morning with Irene who, with her husband, leads the Foster Family Network here in Jinja. The FFN is a community support network who collectivelyhave taken in 250 at risk kids into their homes and really embraced them into their families. They work together, they support each other-it’s incredible! It could very well be the best example of …

Our First Day Back in Jinja

Wick Nease Africa, Uganda 2 Comments

Jinja, Uganda Peaceful, calm, serene–that’s how our first full day on the ground in Jinja began. Our first stop was to spend time with the YWAM Uganda staff and see the terrific impact they are having in lifting up the marginalized people that live around them.   They run a vocational training school, a Bible School & the most amazing …

The Boat To Lingira Island

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http://www.youtube.com/get_player We boarded the long-boat in Jinja for the hour and a half boat ride to Lingira Island.  Our team was headed into the final few hours of our time in Uganda – the Pearl of Africa.  I wasn’t sure what to expect when we booked the boat ride.  It was to be either a 40 or a 15 passenger …

Celebrating Life & Shaking the Bones

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The Medical Clinic Staff We arrived at the Medical clinic about an hour outside of Jinja, Uganda.  The clinic is impressive on it’s own.  It is a place for the poorest of the poor to receive excellent medical care, counseling and love.  The staff REALLY care about the patients and their medical conditions, but they care much more for them …