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A Sad Day – Funeral for the husband of Gorret, our Ministry’s Secretary, in Uganda

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The burial of the husband of our secretary went well, the burial took place in Iganga district. The man left two wives and 6 children, one boy and 5 girls who are all very young.

JESUS IS LORD MINISTRIES promised to stand with Gorret in her hard moments in raising up her children. She will always need your support in educating the children and metting basic needs for the family and we can not do this without your prayers and support.

Your support and prayers for her family will be highly be appreciated.

James 1:27
Pure and genuine religion in the sight of God the father means caring for orphans and widows in their distress and refusing to let the world corrupt you.

May the soul of her husband late Paul rest in peace!

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NEWSLETTER – JUNE, 2013

 JESUS IS LORD MINISTRIES UGANDA

When we finished the building of Florence Bengo’s house 13th April 2013, we took a brief tour in the village; we did not know that God was leading us to help another widow who urgently needs help!

God led us to this widow called Rachael Nabiry who is blind of 86 years, she is staying with two of her daughters children who died of AIDS and they are the ones who are now taking care of her which has made these children not to get a chance of going to school. The whole house needs to be renovated, the roof links when it rains which causes them not sleep some times when it rains at night. We need your support to help Rachael and we can do it with your support.

Name:   Rachael Nabiry
Age: 86
Occupation: none
Health Status:  Blindness and advanced age

Rachael Nabiry, Age 86 and blind

Rachael Nabiry and the grandchildren she cares for

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Rachael Nabiry, Age 86 and blind

 

This is the picture of her full house which she sleeps in with those two kids. The iron sheets of the roof are all very old and they leak when it rains. The whole roof needs to be removed and then replace a new one and that is what we need to do for her – if you can help us to do it.

House that needs a new roof.

House that needs a new roof.

Rachel's bed on the floor

Rachel’s bed on the floor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rachael and the kids sleep down on the floor, as you can see her old mattress in the photo! She really needs your support and we are requesting that you give what you can for this widow and the children.

We sat as a committee and made a budget for renovating Rachael’s house as shown below and you can pick to buy an item of your choice,

ITEM QTY AMOUNT $
Iron sheets 12 $ 300
pools 20 $ 65
Door and window 1 each $ 57
Nails 3 kg $ 20
Builders (2) $ 60
Transport $ 35
TOTAL   $ 537

Thank you so much for helping us to help others.

God bless you.

David Oteko

 

SCHOLASTIC MATERIALS FOR ORPHANS

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On 24th /may/2013, Our team which is concerned about the children went to shop for scholastic materials for our 50 children since their holidays was coming to an end and they were supposed to go back to school on Monday 27th may/2013. The following items were bought:
1. Books
2. Mathematical sets
3. Pens and pencils

We supplied these scholastic materials in two districts — that is to say: Jinja and Mayuge district, with each child receiving the following items:
1. Four books
2. Three pens
3. Three pencils

JINJA DISTRICT. In the village of Wairaka Jinja district, on May 25th we supplied scholastic materials to over 64 children. 35 were our registered children and 29 others were children of the widows we help.

MAYUGE DISTRICT. In Wandago village Mayuge district, on 26th we gave out scholastic materials to 16 children (orphans and vulnerable). Due to the limited finances we are unable to buy school bags and shoes for them and we are requesting that you help us in any way that you can so that we can meet all the needs of these children.

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Be the Change You Want to See

Happy boys!

Happy boys!

The only way to see big change happen in this world is if we work together. That is the principle that we stand on in everything that we do. The small things in life are often the things that we underestimate. However, if someone sponsors a child for only $45 monthly, this amount of money can make all the difference in a child’s life. This is because with that amount, the child is taken to school, provided with proper clothing, shown that people care, and gets his or her basic needs met. We have 50 orphans and all of them need sponsors. I believe we can help all these children!

Please let’s make a world of difference to someone struggling, we will sometimes be the difference between survival and death.