Sudan has been in a state of turmoil since is independence from British rule in 1956. The Islamic government from the North has sought to dominate the non-Muslim southern region. From 1972 to 1983 the country experienced its longest period of peace since gaining independence. Civil war broke out again in 1983. The North/South Comprehensive … Continue reading Make A Difference: Sudan
I’m really not one for resolutions. It seems that resolutions are doomed for failure. However, I am a goal setter. Each year I make goals. Last year I even posted my goals for the year. Well, let’s just say it wasn’t a good year for goal setting either. My friend Cathy has a theme for … Continue reading Make a Difference
Earlier this month I wrote about our young friend's efforts to help build schools in Sudan. So far his efforts have raised over $1,000 for the project. Way to go Josiah! Find out how you can help.
Recently one of our friend's took his son six year-old son, Josiah to hear former NBA star Manute Bol speak about the work he is doing in Sudan. Bol is building schools through Sudan Sunrise. During the Q&A time Josiah, asked a simple question, "What can I do?" Bol suggested Josiah write a letter to … Continue reading What Can I do?