Lydia: From Prostitution to Christ

Vincent sent me the story of Lydia along with others from Manna Ministry, but her story has touched my heart uniquely. As I was visiting Manna recipients with Alex, we visited Lydia Longok. She is 26 years old and mother of 5 children. Lydia’s family comes from Moroto in Karamojong, but she was born here in Kampala. Lydia lost all … [Read more...]

Collins

Collins story sums up why we started and eleven years later still run Manna Ministry. Here is Collins story. This is Collins. He is 59 years of age. He was in Manna Ministry from August 2016 to January 2017. He has a wife, 10 children and 7 grandchildren. 4 live with him now. Collins has been living in Soweto for the past 15 years. Before … [Read more...]

Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017

December 1! Christmas is just a blink of the eye away, 2016 is almost history and 2017 is taking center stage in planning. I want to thank you for your financial gifts and prayers this year. Here's a snapshot of what has happened: The work with Manna Ministry doubled in the slums of Kampala and has reached beyond the slums of Kampala to the … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgiving 2016!!

2017 has been a very good year for IMFC and I want to thank you for your partnership and help during this Thanksgiving season. Your prayers, your financial gifts, your presence and hard work in the slums and villages of Uganda, your speaking to someone else about our work has made the work this year possible. I know that the Lord Jesus Christ is … [Read more...]

You Could Do This In 2017

Just a quick note to thank you for your prayers and support this summer during June and July. Four volunteer teams from three different states in the US, Alabama, Georgia and New Mexico, came to work with us. They arrived in Uganda safely, worked without any unforeseen negative incidences and returned home with no complication. God blessed and we … [Read more...]

Bennah’s Story

Busingye Bennah, 43 years old. Husband died 12 years ago. Single mom with 10 children. Resident of Kampala City for 20 years. Manna Ministry recipient August 2015 through January 2016. Entrepreneur. Here is Bennah’s story from Vincent. Bennnah is born of Nyansiyo and Silvia of Bugerere and is one of 20 children. She didn’t go to school because the … [Read more...]

Update on John in Katwe

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, how about two pictures in one? Is it worth two thousand words or still just one thousand. For me, this two in one photo is worth two thousand plus! I shared John’s story with you a few weeks back and many of you have responded with questions and prayer so I decided to send this quick update … [Read more...]

John’s Story From Katwe

Muzee and the team, thanks for what you have done for this old Muzee named John. We found John as we were registering people for Manna Ministry. Everyone we talked to in the community was referring us to John telling us that he is the neediest person in the whole village. Indeed he is. John is around 75 years of age. He does not walk. He does not … [Read more...]