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Grapes growing at the orphanage

Grapes growing at the orphanage “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.”  John 15:5 Continue Reading

An additional water bore hole

Water Bore Hole being created to enable planting and watering of crops Work has begun in creating a new water bore hole at the orphanage.  This will be a big help as it will enable the growing and watering of crops on the land there. The intention is to grow peanuts as that is an… Continue Reading

The London A-Z Challenge 2015

Following on from our Tube Challenge in 2013, Monopoly Challenge in 2014, this year it’s the A-Z Challenge. Visit up to 26 London landmarks from A to Z in five hours on Saturday June 6th, 2015. Similar to our previous challenges, teams take part to try and visit as many as they can. We set… Continue Reading

New water tanks installed and Electrical work completed

  The orphanage had badly leaking water tanks and was in need of some important electrical work.  Thanks to some generous donations and general fundraising this essential work has been completed.  All these practical issues are very important in keeping the orphanage running properly. Continue Reading

Delegation from the UK visits orphanage

Paul and Jane from Hadleigh Baptist Church have just made a successful trip to the orphanage to see first hand how the great work of looking after the children is continuing.  This was a very successful trip and provided a great opportunity to see the day to day life of the orphanage, seeing how the… Continue Reading

BBC Essex featuring the orphanage and tube challenge

Peter Holmes of BBC Essex featured Rev Paul Stow and Jon Stanton on the programme on Sunday 12th May, 2013. They talked about the orphanage, how it all began, where we are now, and also the Tube Challenge which is happening on Saturday 18th May. You can hear the whole programme here. The orphanage feature… Continue Reading

New orphanage up and running

New orphanage up and running

The New Orphanage Children moving in Children enjoying a meal in their new home This new building not only provides a secure home for the children, but for many supporters of this project this represents the realisation of what sometimes seemed like an impossible dream. Continue Reading