The Blog

Some thinking on Little Bull

Thu, 2018-02-01

Everyone was excited about the arrival of Little Bull before Christmas. The prospects weren't too clear but general consensus among those of us who know absolutely nothing about this was that having a bull must be a good thing. As it turns out, after talking to people who know more about these things than we do, having a bull isn't so exciting after all.

Real progress at Rutonde

Tue, 2018-01-16

When we last visited our Porridge project at Rutonde we met the new Pastor in the Parish, Zacharie Maboyi, and heard of all the good ideas he had. We were also able to tell him of our plans for monitoring the impact our project was having on the local community.

Changing Seasons

Thu, 2017-10-05

A sigh of relief can be heard across Kigali. Friends of ours, along with many, have been watching their water tanks deplete over the summer dry season. Another few days and things will start to get difficult.

Cow update

Tue, 2017-10-03

Two years ago, Loanhead Church bought a cow. The cow then had a calf and started providing a steady supply of milk which was sold. One of the beneficiaries of this milk money was a widow who was given a sewing machine which she has been using to earn a living. The lady has just completed a batch of ten shopping bags, by special request, which will return with us at the end of this trip.