Today is Father’s Day. Scrolling through Facebook, the posts of children of all ages posing with their fathers are saturating my newsfeed. I read several sentiments from my friends, commenting that they hope their sons grow up to be just like their dads. Immediately I thought about our boys at The Shepherd Center. One … Continue reading Father’s Day
We were recently blessed to have a couple of weeks with our friends Jacob & Catherine from England. Before coming, they did some fundraising and made a significant contribution to our chicken project. We are getting things together to raise chickens both for eggs and meat. Our desire is to use these projects to help … Continue reading Visitors from the UK
We recently started a sponsorship program and are so excited for the individuals and families who have already claimed one of our boys as their own. We have a special place on the wall dedicated to pictures of our sponsors. As the pictures come in, we slather some glue on the back, and stick them up. … Continue reading Picture Board
We had a Parents Meeting recently…. Most of the boys at The Shepherd Center have a parent, grandparent, aunt, or some relative who we are in contact with. We shared tea and a simple breakfast, shared some updates on TSC and their children, answered questions, heard expressions of sincere gratitude, and took some pictures. Unfortunately … Continue reading Meet The Parents
Happy Easter from all of us here at The Shepherd Center! We hope that the redemption story of Christ brings joy to your heart this holiday! Continue reading Happy Easter!
Weekly staff meetings are up and running! Keep praying for our team as we work together to serve these boys the best way we know how! And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best … Continue reading Staff Meetings
Here at TSC we have several projects we would like to work on… Paying off the car that the Director uses for transportation. Purchasing chairs and tables for boys’ meals. Building a new latrine (outside toilet). A new gate. Self-sustaining & income-generating chicken project. Repairing the fence. And more! All of these things will cost … Continue reading Project Matching Gifts
Last July David came to visit The Shepherd Center for a couple of days. He was on a small team that was visiting a few different ministries in Uganda. We were blessed to be one of those few. David quickly connected to the boys and the mission. He couldn’t stay away. So David decided to … Continue reading Thanks David!