A piece from Chaundra Eagar about faith, hope and a little girl who makes a difference to theworld without even realising it. Chaundra, pilot-husband Matt and children Fred, Theo and Charlee – the little girl in question - have recently become a part of the MAF family in Uganda. The family portrait was taken by Dave Forney.
"Your daughter is special... she's going to be a world changer. When the world shuts her out, she won't take no for an answer."
This is what the stranger in line behind at us at the pizza place says. I'm a little taken aback. Charlee is one year old and is the happiest, most pinch-able little girl on the planet. I can't picture her doing anything, except loving someone to death.
Read more: The little world changer
LuAnne Cadd reports on the work, disappointment and determination of the John Dau Foundation in Duk County, South Sudan
For ten days in early 2014, rebels ravaged the Duk Lost Boys Clinic in South Sudan. Property was damaged and vital goods plundered: food, solar units that powered the clinic, medicine, fuel, beds, chairs, tables and other essential equipment. In later months the surgical ward was burned. The senseless acts ended the provision of medical care for a population of around 80,000 people in and near Duk County. After seven years of hard work - a labor of love for the founder, donors, volunteers, and staff - it was gone.
Read more: Build and rebuild
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MAF International Vacancies - January 2015
Prayer Map - January / February 2015
MAF Internationl Vacancies - December 2014
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